Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships, USA 2016-17

Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships for International Students provide financial aid and assistance to overseas students for their studies here. If you are planning to upgrade your  education in USA and get admission here Carnegie Mellon University, information about available grants will surely a great benefit to you. International scholarships proved to be great help to the students in fulfilling their expenses at a foreign land and gaining international education. We at scholarship-positions.con make you known to the complete information regarding the financial aid available specifically for international students at Carnegie Mellon for 2016-2017 academic year.

Carnegie Mellon provides qualified students with need-based institutional grants and scholarships to help fund the expenses of college. Grants and scholarships are considered to be a gift aid that need not to be paid back. Here is the list of Carnegie Mellon merit scholarships available for international students:

Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships

Presidential Scholarship

A Presidential Scholarship is renewable for eight (8) semesters of undergraduate education (10 semesters for students in the School of Architecture), as long as satisfactory academic progress and full-time enrollment are maintained.  Students do not complete a separate application process to be considered for a Presidential Scholarship. To be considered for a Presidential Scholarship, incoming freshman applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the CSS PROFILE. A student and his/her family must demonstrate some level of financial need based on the FAFSA and CSS PROFILE information in order to qualify for a Presidential Scholarship. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents to be considered for Presidential Scholarships.

Carnegie Scholarship

Carnegie Mellon awards the Carnegie Scholarship to qualified incoming first-year students. The Carnegie Scholarship is renewable for 8 semesters of undergraduate education (10 semesters for students in the School of Architecture) if satisfactory academic performance is maintained (you must maintain a cumulative 2.0 QPA) and Carnegie Mellon tuition is assessed. All qualified U.S. citizens and permanent residents are eligible to be considered for the Carnegie Scholarship.

ROTC Scholarships

A Reserve Officer Training Corp – ROTC Scholarship may be available to Carnegie Mellon undergraduates.

  • Air Force ROTC Scholarships

The Air Force ROTC program offers two, three and three-and-a-half year scholarships to qualified undergraduate Carnegie Mellon students. Scholarship amounts vary. Carnegie Mellon is a crosstown member of Detachment 730 at the University of Pittsburgh. Completion of the AFROTC program leads to a commission as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force.

  • Army ROTC Scholarships

The Army ROTC program offers two, three and four-year scholarships based on student merit. Scholarships cover full tuition and fees plus $1,200 per year for books. All contracted students also receive a monthly stipend of $300 to $500 per month. Carnegie Mellon has a company at the Three Rivers Battalion headquartered at the University of Pittsburgh.

  • Naval-Marine Corps ROTC Scholarships

The Naval ROTC program offers two, three and four-year scholarships based on competitive national and regional selection. Scholarships cover full tuition and fees, $750 per year for books, and a monthly stipend of $250 to $400. The Carnegie Mellon Steel City Naval ROTC is considered one of the finest ROTC units in the country.

Other Scholarships to apply in the USA for International Students:

2017 International Fellowship in Forestry at World Forestry Center, USA

The World Forest Institute (WFI) invites applications for international fellowship program available for both US and foreign nationals. Fellowship provides young forestry and forest products professionals from around the world to work at the World Forest Institute for 6 to 12 months. The open application period for the 2017 Fellowship Program is August 1, 2016, to November 30, 2016.

The United Nations-Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellowships Programme in the USA, 2017

Applications are invited for United Nations – Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellowship Programme in the USA. International applicants are eligible to apply for these fellowships. 10 fellowships will be awarded per annum, and successful candidates will be notified by DOALOS.  Application deadline for the 2017 session is 9 September 2016.

George Washington University International Students Fellowships in USA, 2016-2017

George Washington University is offering global leaders fellowships for incoming graduate students. The fellowships are available for pursuing graduate (master’s and doctoral) degree program. Students of China (PRC), Cambodia, Eastern Europe, Laos, Latin America, The Caribbean, Mongolia, Sub-Saharan Africa, U.S.S.R. Successor States and Vietnam can apply for these fellowships. The application deadline is 5 February 2017.

Horowitz Foundation Grants for International Applicants in the USA, 2016

The Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy is offering merit-based grants for international applicants. Each grant is worth a total of $7,500—$5,000 is awarded initially and $2,500 upon completion of the project.

Dianne Woest Fellowship in the Arts and Humanities in USA, 2017-2018

The Historic New Orleans Collection is delighted to offer Woest Fellowship for 2017-2018 academic year. Both US and international applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowship program.  The fellowship includes a stipend of $4,000. Applications for the 2017/18 Woest Fellowship are due November 1, 2016. Recipients will be announced February 1, 2017.

Mirzayan Fellowship for the US and International Students in the USA, 2017

Applications are invited for Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program. The fellowship program provides early career individuals with the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. For the 2016 session, the stipend for the 12-week program is $8,500.  The fellowship stipend is provided to offset living expenses during the fellowship period.

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship  

Fellowship is available to pursue graduate studies in any field at any University in the U.S. Fellowship is available to U.S permanent residents, Naturalized citizens, Children of naturalized citizen parents and Seniors and first-year graduate students. Deadline is November 1, 2016.

Carnegie Mellon Scholarships

University of Huddersfield Full-tuition PhD Scholarships, UK

The Business School at University of Huddersfield is pleased to offer six Ph.D. scholarships in the field of Business and Management. Home/UK, EU and international applicants are eligible to apply for these scholarships. Scholarship comprises of full tuition fee plus a £14,400 bursary per annum (£1,200 per month). The University of Huddersfield is a growing center of research and excellence and they always push the boundaries of knowledge. University’s academic staff is continually rated as providing high-quality teaching in an exciting and stimulating environment. Applicants must have outstanding analytical, academic writing and English Language skills (at least, an overall academic IELTS test score of 7.5 with no score below 7.0 or equivalent for international or non-native users of English Language).

  • Scholarships are available for pursuing Ph.D. program.

Study Subject: The six successful applicants will work with excellent teams on the following specific projects:

  • Emerging market and wannabe business school logics: Official rhetoric and (social) media ‘realities’
  • An international investigation within sports data analytics and technology: theory and practice
  • The Audit Report: An Investigation of the Content of the Audit Report of the FTSE100 Companies under ISA 700 Revised
  • Leaner Law Professional Service Operations Management
  • Leadership and moral reasoning orientation: A comparative case study
  • Capturing and integrating end-user insight for innovation success in a business network context: evidence from the UK manufacturing sector.

Scholarship Award: Each scholarship consists of a full tuition at the Home/UK, EU or International student fee rate and a bursary of £14,400 per annum (£1,200 per month) for a maximum of 3 years (36 months), which is subject to satisfactory annual performance and progression review.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility Criteria: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for these scholarships:

The scholarships are open to all Home/UK, EU and International Ph.D. students, who intend to begin their Ph.D. studies for the 2016/2017 academic year.

  • Academic excellence
  • A first class or equivalent Bachelor’s degree in an area closely related to the project proposal
  • A Master’s degree with distinction or equivalent in an area closely related to the project proposal
  • Outstanding analytical, academic writing and English Language skills (at least, an overall academic IELTS test score of 7.5 with no score below 7.0 or equivalent for international or non-native users of English Language).
  • An exceptional knowledge of business and management, especially either in the areas of finance and financial services industry, marketing and tourism, sustainability, logistics and supply chains or entrepreneurship and rural enterprises.
  • Outstanding quantitative or qualitative data collection and analysis skills, including first class computer skills, knowledge and experience in the use of Microsoft Office and/or other qualitative or statistical packages, such as NVivo, SPSS, STATA, and EVIEWS.
  • An outstanding research proposal that fits well with the research interests of at least one of these six projects.
  • A proven ability to work both in a team and independently with minimum supervision.
  • Ability and readiness to provide high-quality teaching of up to 6 hours per week within the Business School.
  • Be able to commence their studies latest by January 2017.

Eligible Nationalities: UK, EU and International applicants are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have a first class or equivalent Bachelor’s degree in an area closely related to the project proposal and a Master’s degree with distinction or equivalent in an area closely related to the project proposal.

English language Requirements: Applicants must have outstanding analytical, academic writing and English Language skills (at least, an overall academic IELTS test score of 7.5 with no score below 7.0 or equivalent for international or non-native users of English Language)

Application Procedure: Completed applications, including all relevant documents requested above, should be submitted via email to the PGR Administrator, Mrs. Hannah Spencer-Chung. Email address: h.g.spencer-at-hud.ac.uk.

  • Complete an exceptional research proposal (maximum of 2,500 words, excluding references and any appendices), covering the following sections: (i) project title; (ii) abstract; (iii) project introduction, motivation and problem statement; (iv) project background or context; (v) project theoretical framework; (vi) project empirical literature review and propositions or hypotheses; (vi) project research design or data and research methodology; (vii) project references; and (vii) a 3-year timetable or plan to completion. The proposal must be in the area of one of these six projects. All applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the appropriate project team leaders for any questions or clarifications that they may have about the projects before submitting their applications.
  • Download and complete the Scholarship form
  • Two good academic references
  • A current detailed CV, identifying any research employment or experience and, where applicable, details of research conference presentations or publications.
  • Transcripts and certificates (copies) of all relevant academic and/or any professional qualifications, including English Language qualifications (e.g., IELTS test score for international or non-native users of English Language applicants).

Application Form

Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is 30 September 2016.

Scholarship Link

Peter Faber Business School Postgraduate Scholarship for International Students at ACU in Australia, 2017

Australian Catholic University (ACU) is inviting applications for Peter Faber Business School Postgraduate Scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to commencing students for pursuing full-time postgraduate coursework program offered by the School of Business in 2017.

Successful applicants will receive a AU$1,000 tuition-fee waiver for the first year of their course, provided they continue to successfully complete all their enrolled units.

Australian Catholic University is a national public teaching and research university. It has seven campuses and offers programs in four faculties throughout Australia. It engages the Catholic Intellectual Tradition to bring a distinct perspective to higher education.

Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing the full-time postgraduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to study the subjects offered at the School of Business.

Scholarship Award: Recipients will receive an AU$1,000 tuition-fee waiver for the first year of their course, provided they continue to successfully complete all their enrolled units.

Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility: To be eligible for the scholarship, student must:

  • Be an international student
  • Be enrolled full-time in an ACU postgraduate coursework program offered by the School of Business commencing in 2017
  • Not be receiving any other form of financial assistance from ACU or the Australian Government

Nationality: International students can apply for the postgraduate scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Scholarships are awarded to postgraduates who have a prior academic result of 70% or greater.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Students can provide evidence that they have successfully completed studies where the medium of the study was English, or they can provide evidence of their English proficiency.

How to Apply: No formal application is required. The University will assess your eligibility based on the information in your application to study at ACU. Commencing postgraduate students who are successful scholarship recipients will be notified in the Letter of Offer issued by ACU.

Application Deadline: Applications are now open for 2017 intake.

Scholarship Link

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