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

Jim Duncan Scholarships

There are 2 Jim Duncan Scholarships available. They are open to applicants who have decided to go to the University of Aberdeen to undertake an undergraduate degree starting in September 2018 after having had a break in their education, or who are resuming their undergraduate studies at the University after an interruption, and require financial assistance.

Deadline: 18th of May 2018


Postgraduate Taught

Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount on the full cost of a taught postgraduate programme and one year of a full time research programme (two years for part time). Applies to to all taught postgraduate programmes or first year of a full time research programme.


CB Davidson Fund

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

Deadline: 31st of March 2018


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.


Business School Merit Scholarship

The Business School is offering 25 x £5,000 Merit Scholarships for self-funded Masters students

Deadline: 21st of May 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: 3rd of August 2018


Law School LLM Merit Scholarships

There is one Law School Merit Scholarship available. The scholarship offers £6,300 in total toward fees for one year. This is part of the Law School Scholarships programme.

Deadline: 30th of June 2018


MSc Archaeology International Postgraduate Scholarship 2018/19

The scholarship is valued at £3,000 which will contribute towards tuition fees.

Deadline: 29th of June 2018


OPITO Piper Alpha Memorial MSc Safety Scholarships

OPITO, the skills organisation for oil and gas, is offering two OPITO Piper Alpha Memorial MSc Safety Scholarships. The successful applicants will each receive £6,000 for the one year duration of either the MSc in Safety and Reliability Engineering, MSc Safety and Reliability Engineering for Oil and Gas or the MSc in Process Safety. The scholarships will contribute towards the students' maintenance costs. This is part of the School of Engineering Postgraduate Scholarships Programme.

Deadline: 29th of June 2018


Scholarship for Conflict and Peace Studies - Colombia

One Partial Scholarship for a Colombian Student

Deadline: 11th of July 2018


Postgraduate Research

School of Law PhD Merit Scholarship

The School of Law PhD Merit Scholarship covers full fees for one PhD student starting on-campus study in September 2018 and in addition will offer a yearly stipend of £10,000 per year over three years of study. The primary basis for this award will be academic merit.

Deadline: 31st of May 2018


PhD Studentship in Social Anthropology

Galloway Trust Scholarship in Anthropology

Deadline: 16th of May 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.


Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount on the full cost of a taught postgraduate programme and one year of a full time research programme (two years for part time). 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 2018


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.