Several schools, organisations, and government agencies in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the UK, and the US offer scholarships and financial aid to international students.
A bursary and scholarship may help you fund your studies. The most common types of scholarships for studying abroad include:
Merit based: These scholarships are based on a student’s academic record or extracurricular activities such as sporting achievements and service to the community.
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 government or university to students from a particular country.
Subject specific: These are scholarships a university or institution awards to students who plan to pursue a specific field of study.