A study scholarship is an award for students to use toward the expenses of their program such as travel, fees and accommodation. The diversified scholarship providers are coming out to help large number of students in order to sponsor their education for the essential purpose of studying in abroad.
IDP supports you to get study abroad scholarships from university of your choice if you meet the eligibility criteria. Students must meet IDP counselor to know more about the various international scholarships available. There are several types of study abroad scholarships to apply for such as:
Merit-based: These scholarships are based on a student's academic or other abilities, and often play a role in student's extracurricular activities record.
Student-specific: These are scholarships for students who qualify based on factors such as gender, race, religion, family and medical history.
Destination-specific: These are scholarships awarded by a country to students who want to pursue a program in that particular country.
Program-specific: Program-specific scholarships are offered by individual colleges and universities where they may be associated to applicants.
Subject-specific: Subject-specific scholarships are awarded by Universities or institutions to students based on their particular major or field of study.
Who Should Apply?
The candidates applying for financial ads must keep in mind that there are certain factors and requisites claiming it. The candidates who are fit for scholarships are those with high level of academic achievement, high standardized examination scores (GRE, GMAT, TOEFL etc.), who have financial need but have private funds too & who specialize in a field relevant to the department and faculty.
Here is a list of Indian and international scholarships with relevant description. Most of them are available currently while some have tentative deadlines. The eligibility to apply for any scholarship may vary in terms of various factors like age, gender, institution, courses, location and academic excellence.