Master Scholarships for International Students in Spain

The “Institute of Neurosciences of Alicante” is offering five international scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year. Scholarships are available to pursue master degree programme in Neuroscience.

The “Institute of Neurosciences of Alicante” (IN) was formally founded in February 1990 by the Valencian Regional Government (Generalidad Valenciana), as a University Institute assigned to the University of Alicante. The objectives of that institute were to develop different scientific activities in addition to research, such as a PhD Program, conferences and seminars, and to establish and manage common services and budgets.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Neuroscience. Topics focus on the research agenda of the Instituto de Neurociencias (IN): developmental, molecular, cellular and systems neurobiology.

Scholarship Award: Scholarships of 4500 € (500 €/month) + Costs of Master registration (aprox. 2000 €) value will be awarded.

Number of Scholarships: Up to 5 scholarships will be awarded.

Scholarship can be taken in Spain

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • The call is open to candidates of all nationalities
  • Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Medicine, Pharmacy, or Psychology of courses 2015-16 or 2016-2017
  • Average record above 8,5/10
  • Pre-registration to UMH – Master of Neuroscience
  • Mobility and previous research experience are very positively valued in this call

Nationality: Scholarships are open to students of all nationalities.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students must have a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Medicine, Pharmacy, or Psychology of courses 2015-16 or 2016-2017.

English language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: Just send us (so_scholar-at-umh.es) before April the 30th 2017:

  • Passport (pdf version).
  • CV (no longer that one page).
  • Academic records (Bachelor’s degree, up-to-date official length in academic years, subjects and marks).
  • A letter of motivation (in English, no longer that one page), including up to three, preferred PIs to supervise your Master research work.

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is April 30, 2017.

Scholarship Link

Scholarship-University Level for International Students in Spain

The Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona Scholarship for University Level is now open for the 2017-2018 academic year. Students from around the world are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Scholarships are available to develop ideas and projects that describe the theme: “Let’s Design the Future: Design a solution to improve people’s lives”.

The Istituto Europeo di Design is an international network in the fields of Design, Fashion, Visual Communication and Management for Creative Industries with schools in Italy, Spain and Brazil. It was born more than 40 years ago with the aim of satisfying the new design professional’s necessities.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Diploma as well as Bachelors degree programme.

Study Subject: This year, the topic we propose is: Let’s Design the Future
Design a solution to improve our life. The competition applies to the following degrees at university level:

You can be awarded a scholarship worth 100% of the Course Fee for the following courses!

Undergraduate Degrees (240 ECTS)

  • Título Superior en Diseño de Moda
  • Título Superior en Diseño de Moda, Estilismo y Comunicación de Moda
  • Título Superior en Diseño Gráfico
  • Undergraduate Degree in Graphic Design
  • Undergraduate Degree in Graphic Design, Motion Graphics and Video
  • Título Superior en Diseño de Producto
  • Undergraduate Degree in Product Design
  • Título Superior en Diseño de Transporte
  • Undergraduate Degree in Transportation Design
  • Título Superior en Diseño de Interiores
  • Undergraduate Degree in Interior Design

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) validated by the University of Westminster

  • BA (Hons) in Fashion Design
  • BA (Hons) in Fashion Marketing and Communication

Diplomas IED

  • Diploma IED in Creative Advertising and Branding
  • Diploma IED in Business Design
  • Diploma IED en Marketing y Comunicación de la Moda

One Year Course

  • One Year in Global Design

Scholarship Award: Scholarship worth 100% of the Course Fee will be awarded.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Spain

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Nationality: Students from around the world are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.

English language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is April 30, 2017.

Scholarship Link

DTIC PhD Fellowships: Universitat Pompeu Fabra

DTIC PhD Fellowships are considered as Predoctoral Research Contracts (PRC), due to the approval of the Spanish law 14/2011 on Science, Technology and Innovation. Universitat Pompeu Fabra invites application for the DTIC fellowships, which are meant for at exceptional predoctoral researchers in the DTIC’s research areas. The fellowship provides a recognized first step into a research career.

University recommends that before applying, each candidate identifies one or several DTIC research supervisor with whom he/she would like to work and contact them. Support from a potential research supervisor is very important during the fellowship selection process (and to get admitted to the PhD program, too).

Research Areas

  • Cognition
  • Computation and Robotics
  • Artificial Intelligence and Theoretical Computer Science
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Ubiquitous Computing
  • Information Retrieval and Data Mining
  • Cognitive Multimedia Technologies
  • Image Processing and Computer Vision
  • Image Processing for Enhanced Cinematography
  • Sound and Music Computing
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Graphics and Educational Technologies
  • Network Technologies and Strategies
  • Wireless Communications
  • Information Theory and Coding
  • Computational Neuroscience
  • Instrumentation and Biomedical Electronics
  • Computational Imaging and Computational Physiology
  • Analysis of Biomedical Data and Non-Linear Signal Analysis

Duration: Maximum 4 years; renewed yearly

Stipend: minimum gross monthly salary of 986,76€.

Eligibility

  • Applicant must have submitted a PhD application.
  • Only candidates accepted to the PhD program are eligible a fellowship (PRC). Hence, every fellowship application should be paired up with an admissions application into the PhD program.
  • Applicant must hold Master’s degree or equivalent in relevant subject

Types of fellowship (PRC):

  1. Teaching PRC includes a teaching assistance load of 60 hours per academic year.
  2. Teaching-Project PRC includes a teaching assistance load of 40 hours per academic year plus some tasks related to the funded project the PhD candidate joins.
  3. Project PRC includes tasks linked to the funded project the PhD candidate joins.

Application Period:

Third PhD application period: March, 11th, 2017 to April, 28th, 2017

Fourth PhD application period: April 29th, 2017 to June, 1st, 2017

Fifth PhD application period: June, 2nd, 2017 to September, 17th, 2017

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Organization Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Country Spain
Subject areas Computer Science
Fellowship amount 986,76€
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline April, 28th 2017, June 1st 2017, September, 17th 2017
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Santander and Aston University Masters Scholarship, 2017

More about this scholarship

The Santander Group and Aston University are jointly offering Santander and Aston University Masters Scholarship, 2017 to students who wish to pursue a postgraduate degree at the University.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Candidates applying for Santander and Aston University Masters Scholarship, 2017 must be from one of the countries below:
    • Argentina
    • Belize
    • Bolivia
    • Brazil
    • Chile
    • Colombia
    • Costa Rica
    • Cuba
    • Dominican Republic
    • Ecuador
    • El Salvador
    • Guatemala
    • Guyana
    • Haiti
    • Honduras
    • Jamaica
    • Mexico
    • Nicaragua
    • Panama
    • Paraguay
    • Peru
    • Puerto Rico
    • Surinam
    • Uruguay
    • USA
    • Venezuela
  • Applicants with an existing UK postgraduate degree already are ineligible.
  • Candidates must have received a conditional or unconditional offer for a full-time taught postgraduate program at the Aston University.
  • Applicants of Santander and Aston University Masters Scholarship, 2017 should possess a strong academic record and having been awarded or expect to receive with the equivalent of:
    • At least a 2.1/Upper Second classification in their UG Bachelors degree in the UK.
    • At least a GPA of 3.0/4.0 in their UG Bachelors degree from an overseas institution.

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