Colfuturo

The 2017 call id now open:

Convocatoria 2017 Programa Crédito Beca

Apertura de convocatoria: 10 de enero
Cierre: 28 de febrero 
Resultados: 14 de mayo  

 

Colfuturo is a scholarship-loan made available to Colombian students intending to study overseas at postgraduate level.

Colfuturo will grant a loan equivalent of up to 25,000 USD per year for a maximum of two years' study to successful applicants, to aid in the cost of their tuition fees.

Please refer to Colfuturo's website for more information:

http://www.colfuturo.org

The University of Aberdeen offers a 20% discount on tuition fees for programmes in the following Schools:

- Engineering
- Geosciences
- Natural & Computer Sciences
- Business
- Social Sciences
- All schools in the College of Life Sciences & Medicine

Eligibility

All applicants for Colfuturo should already hold a conditional or unconditional offer from the University of Aberdeen before applying:

If you are successful in obtaining Colfuturo, you should notify our Postgraduate Admissions team at the earliest opportunity so that the appropriate information can be reflected in your CAS document for Tier 4 visa purposes. Please contact pgadmissions@abdn.ac.uk, providing a copy of your funding confirmation letter.


ICITEX

THE ICETEX is a state agency that promotes higher education through the provision of educational credit and collection, with themselves or others, the population with fewer economic opportunities and good academic resources. It also facilitates access to educational opportunities offered by the international community to improve the quality of life of Colombians and thus contribute to economic and social development.

Application Procedure

Ingresa directamente al portal del ICETEX

For more information please check the website: http://www.icetex.gov.co/dnnpro5/es-co/becas.aspx


COLCIENCIAS-Hydrocarbon PGT scholarships

COLCIENCIAS is offering scholarships for Colombian students interested in taking a Master or PhD degree overseas in the areas of Geology, Geological Engineering, Geophysics, Geosciences and Petroleum Engineering, related only to the following themes:

Hydrocarbon exploration in Colombia:

-          Evolutionary history of origins of basins

-          Tectonostratigraphic modelling of basins

-          Definition and characterization of petroleum systems

-          New proposals for techniques in enhanced recovery

-          Economic evaluation of hydrocarbon potential

Candidates must have an offer letter from the overseas university (unconditional or conditional).

The scholarship is up to COP 200 million (around GBP 51,000) for up to 2 years for Masters degrees, and up to COP 400 million (around GBP 103,500) for up to 4 years for PhD and can cover:

-          Tuition fee

-          Health insurance

-          Maintenance

-          Return airfare

-          English language training

Degrees must start from the first semester of 2017 (calendar year) onwards.

Deadline: 12 August 2016, 4pm (Bogotá time)

More information (in Spanish) at http://www.colciencias.gov.co/node/1309.

 


International Undergraduate Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Aberdeen International Undergraduate Scholarship. This scholarship is worth one year’s tuition fee and is open to all international undergraduate students studying for 4 years or more at the University of Aberdeen (excludes Medicine). 

What does this mean?

  • If you are an international student entering into an undergraduate degree programme of at least four years duration we will offer you a scholarship equivalent to the tuition fee for your fourth year (excludes medicine)

Please refer to our website for further information and eligibility criteria, or email Paul McBean at paul.mcbean@abdn.ac.uk 


Chevening Scholarships

The call for 2018-2019 Chevening Scholarship applications is now OPEN!

More details on the Chevening website

Each year, the University of Aberdeen enrols a number of international graduate students awarded a prestigious Chevening Scholarship. Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations. The programme makes awards to outstanding scholars with leadership potential from around the world to study postgraduate courses at UK universities.



Available Funding - Colombia

Undergraduate

AFZ Giles Scholarship

Applications are invited for the AFZ Giles Scholarship for 2017/2018 which is valued at £1,000.

Deadline: 9th of February 2018


Arnold Klopper Scholarship

Applications are invited for the Arnold Klopper Scholarship for 2017/18 which is valued at up to £1,000.

Deadline: 9th of February 2018


Beatrice Anna Percival Memorial Prize in Geology & Petroleum Geology

Are you an undergraduate student in Geology & Petroleum Geology who loves sport?

Deadline: 12th of February 2018


The Findlay Harris Dick Prize for Pictish Research

Are you a University of Aberdeen student studying in any area of Pictish History or Culture? One Findlay Harris Dick Prize for Pictish Research is available for the 2017/18 academic year and is valued at £500.

Deadline: 12th of February 2018


The SWSF Scholarship - Undergraduate

South West Shopfittings are delighted to offer an annual scholarship for UK based undergraduates and postgraduates of £500 to help with living expenses, materials or accommodation.

Deadline: 31st of March 2018


Postgraduate Taught

Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount on one year of Postgraduate study. Applies to to all taught postgraduate programmes or first year of a full time research programme.


AFZ Giles Scholarship

Applications are invited for the AFZ Giles Scholarship for 2017/2018 which is valued at £1,000.

Deadline: 9th of February 2018


CB Davidson Fund

The CB Davidson fund provides limited financial support for Postgraduate students within the School of Law.

Deadline: 31st of March 2017


Colfuturo

Colfuturo is a scholarship-loan made available to Colombian students intending to study overseas at postgraduate level.


ICETEX

THE ICETEX is a state agency that promotes higher education through the provision of educational credit and collection, with themselves or others, the population with fewer economic opportunities and good academic resources. It also facilitates access to educational opportunities offered by the international community to improve the quality of life of Colombians and thus contribute to economic and social development.


The Findlay Harris Dick Prize for Pictish Research

Are you a University of Aberdeen student studying in any area of Pictish History or Culture? One Findlay Harris Dick Prize for Pictish Research is available for the 2017/18 academic year and is valued at £500.

Deadline: 12th of February 2018


CDA MSc Petroleum Data Management Scholarships

Common Data Access Ltd (CDA), a not-for-profit subsidiary of Oil & Gas UK which provides data management services to the UK oil and gas industry, is offering two CDA MSc Petroleum Data Management Scholarships. Each scholarship is valued at £5,000 for the duration of the MSc Petroleum Data Management degree and will contribute towards the programme tuition fees.

Deadline: 31st of May 2018


Postgraduate Research

PhD Studentship in Social Anthropology

Galloway Trust Scholarship in Anthropology

Deadline: 16th of May 2018


T.F. Torrance Awards

Thanks to a generous donation from the Very Reverend Iain Torrance, the University of Aberdeen is pleased to offer the T.F. Torrance Scholarships. The scholarships will support the research of promising doctoral students working in the fields of Systematic and Historical Theology, Pastoral Theology, Theological Ethics and Biblical Studies.

Deadline: 31st of January 2018


ICETEX

THE ICETEX is a state agency that promotes higher education through the provision of educational credit and collection, with themselves or others, the population with fewer economic opportunities and good academic resources. It also facilitates access to educational opportunities offered by the international community to improve the quality of life of Colombians and thus contribute to economic and social development.


Colfuturo

Colfuturo is a scholarship-loan made available to Colombian students intending to study overseas at postgraduate level.


The Findlay Harris Dick Prize for Pictish Research

Are you a University of Aberdeen student studying in any area of Pictish History or Culture? One Findlay Harris Dick Prize for Pictish Research is available for the 2017/18 academic year and is valued at £500.

Deadline: 12th of February 2018


Elphinstone PhD Scholarship

The University is offering a new £1 million PhD scholarship programme to all high-achieving students looking to begin a PhD programme in Autumn.

Deadline: 31st of March 2018


AFZ Giles Scholarship

Applications are invited for the AFZ Giles Scholarship for 2017/2018 which is valued at £1,000.

Deadline: 9th of February 2018


Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount on one year of Postgraduate study. Applies to to all taught postgraduate programmes or first year of a full time research programme.


Boehringer Ingelheim PhD Scholarships

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Foundation for Basic Research in Medicine offers studentships to outstanding young scientists who wish to pursue an ambitious PhD project of approximately three years in basic biomedical research in an internationally leading laboratory.


CB Davidson Fund

The CB Davidson fund provides limited financial support for Postgraduate students within the School of Law.

Deadline: 31st of March 2017


The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council BBSRC - Research Council Awards

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) is the UK’s principal funder of basic and strategic biological research.