Funding Opportunities in Mexico

 

- CHEVENING

- CONACyT

- FIDERH

- FUNED 

- Becas MOB


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.



 

 

The University of Aberdeen recently 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.

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 overseeas, 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 sponsered 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 


Available Funding - Mexico

Undergraduate

Arthur L McCombie Bursary

The Arthur L McCombie Bursary is available for the 2017-18 academic year. It is awarded at £3,000 per annum during the student's penultimate and/or final year of the Undergraduate degree at Honours level (usually third and/or fourth year of studies) and will be awarded up to a maximum of two years.

Deadline: 27th of October 2017


BP Undergraduate Engineering Scholarship

BP is one of the world's leading international oil and gas companies. There is one BP Undergraduate Engineering Scholarship available.

Deadline: 27th of October 2017


BP Undergraduate Physics Scholarship

BP is one of the world's leading international oil and gas companies. There is one BP Undergraduate Physics Scholarship available.

Deadline: 27th of October 2017


Carlaw Music Education Bursary 2017/18

Applications are invited for the 2017/18 Carlaw Music Education Bursary.

Deadline: 31st of October 2017


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.


CB Davidson Fund

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

Deadline: 31st of March 2017


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.


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


The SWSF Scholarship - Postgraduate

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


Chevening Scholarships

The UK's flagship scholarship programme, Chevening Scholarships are for talented people who have been identified as potential future leaders across a wide range of fields including politics, business, the media, civil society, religion, and academia.

Deadline: 7th of November 2017


Postgraduate Research

Aberdeen University Friendship House: PhD Scholarship

The University of Aberdeen's Centre for Spirituality, Health and Disability is offering a unique opportunity for three students to become the founding members of a L'Arche like community within the university.

Deadline: 15th of November 2017


The SWSF Scholarship - Postgraduate

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


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

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


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 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


EPSRC - Research Council Awards

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) operate to meet the needs of industry and society by working in partnership with universities to invest in people and scientific discovery and innovation. The knowledge and expertise gained maintains a technological leading edge, builds a strong economy and improves people's quality of life.


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.