Funding Opportunities in Mexico

 

- CHEVENING

- CONACyT

- FIDERH

- FUNED 

- Becas MOB


Chevening Scholarships

 

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.



 The University of Aberdeen signed an agreement with FIDERH, the Fund for Human Resource Development of the Bank of Mexico.

Through this partnership, the University is offering a 15% discount on the tuition fee to students who are granted a Bank of Mexico FIDERH loan.

Students must hold an offer from the University of Aberdeen to a Masters or a PhD degree at the following colleges or schools:

Students already in receipt or due to receive a CONACYT scholarship are not eligible.

The 1st call to apply for FIDERH´s loan has been published, and you can find it in our webpage: http://www.fiderh.org.mx/calendario.html

For more information, please contact:

Paul McBean  - Paul.McBean@abdn.ac.uk

Sandra Silva – sandra.silva@abdn.ac.uk

 

Please refer to http://www.fiderh.org.mx/calendario.html for more information. Applicants can still apply to the FIDERH loan even though their postgraduate program has already started. If you are overseas, you can delegate the turn in of your file to a designated person.   

 


FUNED

The University of Aberdeen recently signed an agreement with FUNED, Fundacion Mexicana para la Educacion, la Tecnologia Y la Ciencia, A.C..

This funding is directed at Mexican nationals that have received an unconditional offer from the University of Aberdeen for a Master programme in the fields of Arts and Social Sciences, Business and Natural and Computing Sciences. FUNED sponsored students are granted 15% discount on tuition fees. Please note that students sponsored by CONACyT are not eligible. For more information please contact: Sandra Silva - sandra.silva@abdn.ac.uk


Becas MOB - Brockmann Foundation

  • A call for scholarship applications with the Brockmann Foundation - Becas MOB is now open.

Calendario de la convocatoria para becas de la fundación

 

Marzo del 2017

  • Se abre el pre-registro de solicitantes.
  • Inician entrevistas previas con el Director Ejecutivo.

 15 de Junio del 2017

Se abre la convocatoria. Puedes ingresar a la solicitud dando click aquí.

 22 de septiembre del 2017

  • Cierre de registro a solicitantes
  • Último día para solicitar cita para entrevista previa con la Directora Ejecutiva. Los candidatos que no hayan realizado esta entrevista NO PODRÁN ENVIAR SU SOLICITUD DE BECA.

 15 de octubre del 2017

Último día para enviar su solicitud, a excepción de los siguientes documentos:

  • Admisión a una universidad en el extranjero.
  • Comprobación de tener los fondos adicionales para cubrir el costo total de la maestría.
  • Documentación del aval solidario.

Los anteriores documentos podrán ser presentados hasta el 15 de mayo del 2017.

 1º al último día de noviembre del 2017

Entrevistas presenciales (no virtuales) en Guadalajara, Jalisco a los candidatos preseleccionados.

 A más tardar el 15 de marzo del 2018

Se darán a conocer los seleccionados que recibirán el ofrecimiento de una beca CONDICIONADA a que cumplan con los requisitos establecidos en el siguiente punto.

 1º al último día de Abril del 2018

Examen Socioeconómico en los domicilio particulares de los candidatos finalistas.

 1º de mayo del 2018

Último día para entregar documentos comprobatorios de:

  • Carta de admisión de la universidad en el extranjero a la que asistirá.
  • Obtención de la totalidad de fondos necesarios para terminar la maestría seleccionada.
  • Información de su aval, con un reporte especial favorable emitido por el Buró de Crédito (www.burodecredito.com.mx), y datos del inmueble aportado como garantía.

 1er sábado de junio del 2018

Ceremonia de entrega de becas en Guadalajara, Jalisco.

 

Nota: El Programa de becas del Gobierno de Jalisco tiene un calendario distinto, el cual se puede encontrar en convenio con el Estado de Jalisco en esta misma sección. 

For more information visit their website.


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  or Sandra Silva at sandra.silva@abdn.ac.uk


Available Funding - Mexico

Undergraduate

Voice Talent Online Scholarship Competition

Voice Talent Online is offering one USD 1000 scholarship to help with costs related to studying. Any student enrolled in a university - anywhere in the world - can apply.

Deadline: 31st of January 2020


Postgraduate Taught

Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount is available for University of Aberdeen graduates 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 a number of 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 2019


CONACyT

CONACyT provides funding for students from Mexico to undertake postgraduate taught and research programmes within the following colleges: College of Arts and Social Sciences, College of Physical Sciences, College of Life Sciences and Medicine. Successful CONACyT funded students will benefit from a 25% discount of their tuition fees.


CONACyT FONCA Scholarships

Scholarships for Mexican nationals undertaking Arts and Social Sciences based programmes.


FIDERH

FIDERH, the Fund for Human Resource Development of the Bank of Mexico, provides affordable loans to Mexican students who wish to study overseas at postgraduate level.


FUNED - Fundacion Mexicana para la Educacion, la Tecnologia Y la Ciencia, A.C.

The University of Aberdeen has signed an agreement with FUNED, Fundacion Mexicana para la Educacion, la Tecnologia Y la Ciencia, A.C. Students sponsored by FUNED are granted a 20% discount on their postgraduate tuition fees.


James Carnegie Scholarship

There is one James Carnegie Scholarship available. The scholarship will provide £2,000 per annum towards the students' maintenance costs for the duration of the postgraduate degree course, whether that is a one year Masters, PhD (3 years) or Master by Research leading to a PhD (4 years).

Deadline: 13th of July 2018


Voice Talent Online Scholarship Competition

Voice Talent Online is offering one USD 1000 scholarship to help with costs related to studying. Any student enrolled in a university - anywhere in the world - can apply.

Deadline: 31st of January 2020


Postgraduate Research

Voice Talent Online Scholarship Competition

Voice Talent Online is offering one USD 1000 scholarship to help with costs related to studying. Any student enrolled in a university - anywhere in the world - can apply.

Deadline: 31st of January 2020


CONACyT FONCA Scholarships

Scholarships for Mexican nationals undertaking Arts and Social Sciences based programmes.


T.F. Torrance Awards

Thanks to a generous donation from the Very Reverend Professor Iain Torrance, the University of Aberdeen is pleased to offer the T.F. Torrance Scholarships. The scholarships support promising doctoral students studying on a full-time, residential basis at the University of Aberdeen in the fields of Systematic and Historical Theology, Pastoral Theology, Theological Ethics and Biblical Studies.

Deadline: 31st of January 2019


FUNED - Fundacion Mexicana para la Educacion, la Tecnologia Y la Ciencia, A.C.

The University of Aberdeen has signed an agreement with FUNED, Fundacion Mexicana para la Educacion, la Tecnologia Y la Ciencia, A.C. Students sponsored by FUNED are granted a 20% discount on their postgraduate tuition fees.


FIDERH

FIDERH, the Fund for Human Resource Development of the Bank of Mexico, provides affordable loans to Mexican students who wish to study overseas at postgraduate level.


CONACyT

CONACyT provides funding for students from Mexico to undertake postgraduate taught and research programmes within the following colleges: College of Arts and Social Sciences, College of Physical Sciences, College of Life Sciences and Medicine. Successful CONACyT funded students will benefit from a 25% discount of their tuition fees.


Aberdeen Alumni Discount

20% discount is available for University of Aberdeen graduates 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 a number of taught postgraduate programmes or first year of a full time research programme.


James Carnegie Scholarship

There is one James Carnegie Scholarship available. The scholarship will provide £2,000 per annum towards the students' maintenance costs for the duration of the postgraduate degree course, whether that is a one year Masters, PhD (3 years) or Master by Research leading to a PhD (4 years).

Deadline: 13th of July 2018


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 2019


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.