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​​​35 nations that offer generous foreign aid sponsored scholarships:


http://www.slideshare.net/thefreeschool/scholarships-34-foreign-aid-budgets-that-fund-generous-international-scholarships 


The full list of countries that are eligible for Official Development Assistance are available at:

http://www.oecd.org/dac/stats/daclist.htm

In most cases, you will only be eligible for an Official Development Assistance scholarship if you are a citizen and/or lawful resident from an eligible country, as defined by the aid donor.


Australia


Australia Awards


http://australiaawards.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx 


Example of a bilateral program: Australian aid to Laos (education)


http://dfat.gov.au/geo/laos/development-assistance/Pages/development-assistance-in-laos.aspx 


The Australian Government maintains many sub-web pages that list bilateral scholarship education aid programs paid to other nations. You need to search the home page (above) and use Google’s search engine to find a program that is relevant to your citizenship. Example:


​http://dfat.gov.au/people-to-people/australia-awards/Pages/australia-awards-scholarships.aspx



Austria 


Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education & Research (OEAD). 


http://www.grants.at/home/EN/


Austrian Development Agency: Education


http://www.entwicklung.at/en/themes/education/



Belgium

Kingdom of Belgium, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade, Development Cooperation.

http://diplomatie.belgium.be/en/policy/development_cooperation/work_with_us/financing_opportunities/study_and_training_grants


Vliruos inter-university scholarships initiative (non ODA source)

​http://www.vliruos.be/scholarships


Canada

International scholarships

http://www.scholarships-bourses.gc.ca/scholarships-bourses/index.aspx?lang=eng

International scholarships - opportunities for non Canadians

http://www.scholarships-bourses.gc.ca/scholarships-bourses/non_can/opportunities-opportunites.aspx?lang=eng


Czech Republic

Development cooperation and humanitarian aid

http://www.mzv.cz/aid

Government scholarships: Developing countries

http://www.msmt.cz/eu-and-international-affairs/government-scholarships-developing-countries?lang=2


Denmark

DANIDA: Danish Aid Agency

http://um.dk/en/danida-en/

DANIDA Fellowship Centre

http://dfcentre.com/courses-studies/degreestudies/master-scholarship-programme/


European Union

International Cooperation and Development: Search page

http://ec.europa.eu/europeaid/home_en

European Union scholarships: Search page

http://ec.europa.eu/europeaid/search/site/scholarships_en


Finland

Ministry for Foreign Affairs Finland: Search page

http://formin.finland.fi/public/default.aspx?nodeid=49314&contentlan=2&culture=e

Finnish Government - scholarships pool - academic year 2017/2018

http://www.studyinfinland.fi/tuition_fees_and_scholarships/cimo_scholarships/finnish_government_scholarship_pool

(Official Finnish National Agency for Education website)


France

Finance your studies: Scholarships

​http://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/coming-to-france/studyingin-france/finance-your-studies-scholarships-4965/

Ministry for Foreign Affairs (General home search page)

http://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/


Germany

Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)

National scholarship database:

https://www.daad.de/deutschland/stipendium/en/

https://www.daad.org/en/find-funding/scholarship-database/

​https://www.daad.org/en/find-funding/undergraduate-opportunities/undergraduatescholarship/


Greece

Greek Ministry of Education: Scholarships
​https://www.minedu.gov.gr/publications/docs2015/030215_prokirixi_ypotrofion_giaallodapous_agglika.doc

Ministry of Education (General searches)

http://www.minedu.gov.gr/


Hungary

Stipendium Hungaricum Government Program

http://www.tka.hu/internationalprogrammes/2966/tipendium-hungaricum

Stipendium Hungaricum Government Program: Information for applicants

http://www.tka.hu/international-programmes/3687/information-for-applicants


Iceland

Icelandic Government Scholarships

https://eng.menntamalaraduneyti.is/education-in-iceland/scholarships/

The handling of the Icelandic Government Scholarships Programme is at the Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies - The Sigurður Nordal office.

http://www.arnastofnun.is/page/studentastyrkir_menntamalaraduneytis_en


Ireland

Irish Government Scholarships Programmes 2016-2017

https://www.dfa.ie/irish-embassy/vietnam/news-and-events/2015/irish-govscholarship-programmes-2016-to-2017/

Ireland offers bilateral aid for individual nations. Some examples include:

Ethiopia

www.dfa.ie/irish-embassy/ethiopia/our-services/opportunities-to-study-in-ireland/

Uganda

https://www.irishaid.ie/uganda.html

Vietnam

www.irishaid.ie/what-we-do/countries-where-we-work/our-partner-countries/vietnam/


Italy

Italian Government scholarships for foreign and IRE students

http://www.esteri.it/mae/en/ministero/servizi/stranieri/opportunita/borsestudio_stranieri.html

Italian Development Cooperation (general search engine)

http://openaid.esteri.it/


Japan

Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) Scholarship Students

http://www.studyjapan.go.jp/en/toj/toj0302e.html

http://www.jasso.go.jp/en/study_j/scholarships/__icsFiles/afieldfile/2016/03/29/scholarshipse_mext.pdf

Scholarships for study in Japan

http://www.jasso.go.jp/en/study_j/scholarships/


Luxembourg

The official portal of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (Search engine)


http://www.luxembourg.public.lu/en/le-grand-duche-se-presente/luxembourg-monde/cooperation-au-developpement/apd/index.html


Luxembourg has one public university, the University of Luxembourg. It is therefore worth searching this University’s ascholarship web pages.

http://wwwen.uni.lu/international/mobility/scholarships


South Korea

Scholarships run in South Korea by the national Government


https://www.studyinkorea.go.kr/en/sub/overseas_info/korea_edu/edu_scholarship.do

NIIED: Korean Government Scholarship Program

http://www.niied.go.kr/eng/contents.do?contentsNo=78&menuNo=349


Netherlands

Dutch Development Cooperation Policy (general search page)

https://www.government.nl/topics/development-cooperation/contents/the-development-policy-of-the-netherlands

Holland scholarship (government joint initiative web page)

https://www.studyinholland.nl/scholarships/highlighted-scholarships/holland-scholarship


New Zealand

New Zealand Foreign Affairs & Trade: Aid and Development

https://www.mfat.govt.nz/en/aid-and-development/

Scholarships search page

https://www.mfat.govt.nz/en/aidanddevelopment/scholarships/

New Zealand scholarships for African citizens


https://www.mfat.govt.nz/en/aid-and-development/scholarships/who-can-apply-for-a-scholarship-3/africa-scholarships/



Norway

Study in Norway: Scholarships (Norwegian Government website)

http://www.studyinnorway.no/TuitionScholarships/Scholarships

Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (Norwegian Government site)

https://siu.no/eng


Polish

Polish Government Ministry of Foreign Affairs (search engine)

​http://www.msz.gov.pl/en/ministry_of_foreign_affairs

Government of Poland (search engine)

http://www.msz.gov.pl/pl/


Specific examples of Polish Government scholarships (Thailand, Laos, Cambodia)

​http://www.msz.gov.pl/en/p/bangkok_th_a_en/c/MOBILE/news/study_in_poland__


Portugal

Government of Portugal Home Page (general search engine)

http://www.portugal.gov.pt/pt.aspx (Portuguese language)

http://www.portugal.gov.pt/en.aspx (English language)

International student website (Portuguese Government)

http://www.studyinportugal.edu.pt/


Slovak Republic

Slovak Aid (home page general searches)

​http://www.slovakaid.sk/en/slovakaid

Scholarships of the Government of the Slovak Republic

www.minedu.sk/scholarships-of-the-government-of-the-slovak-republic/

Ten years of Slovak Aid

https://www.mzv.sk/web/en/foreign_policy/slovak_aid


Slovenia

Government of the Republic of Slovenia Scholarships

http://www.culture.si/en/Depot:Government_of_the_Republic_of_Slovenia_Scholarships

Ministry of labor, family, social affairs and equal opportunities

http://www.mddsz.gov.si/en/


Spain

MAEC-AECID: Grants scholarships and assistantships

http://www.aecid.es/EN/grants-and-assistantships

Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation: AECID Home page (general searches)

http://www.aecid.es/EN/aecid


Sweden

Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA)

http://www.sida.se/English/

SIDA sponsored scholarships

http://www.sida.se/English/get-involved/Sida-sponsored-scholarships/

Why study in Sweden? (Swedish Government)(home page search)

https://studyinsweden.se/?s=scholarships

SECO Aid Agency: Economic Cooperation and Development

http://www.secocooperation.admin.ch/org/00808/05138/?lang=en


Switzerland

SECO Aid Agency: Economic Cooperation and Development
​http://www.seco-cooperation.admin.ch/org/00808/05138/?lang=en


Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists for the 2017–2018 Academic Year


https://www.sbfi.admin.ch/sbfi/en/home/topics/swiss-education-area/sch
olarships-and-grants/swiss-government-excellence-scholarships-for-foreign
-scholars-an.html



United Kingdom

United Kingdom International Aid and Development: Scholarships

www.gov.uk/searchq=scholarships&show_organisations_filter=true

United Kingdom International Aid and Development: Home page

www.gov.uk/government/topics/international-aid-and-development

The British Council: Scholarships

www.britishcouncil.org/searchsearch_api_views_fulltext=scholarships


United States of America

USAID

https://www.usaid.gov/education

Most USAID scholarships are bilateral programs. Examples:

For Pakistani citizens:

https://www.usaid.gov/news-information/factsheets/merit-and-need-based-scholarship-program-mnbsp

For Indonesian citizens:

https://www.usaid.gov/indonesia/participant-training



Foreign Aid programs funded by other nations 




China

Introduction to Chinese Government Scholarships

http://www.csc.edu.cn/studyinchina/scholarshipdetailen.aspx?cid=97&id=2070

Chinese University College Admission System

http://scholarship.cucas.edu.cn/


India

Department of Higher Education, Government of India

http://mhrd.gov.in/external-scholarships-italy

Government of India Scholarships for International Students

http://www.archive.india.gov.in/overseas/study_india/studyinindia.php?id=10


Israel


Israeli scholarships



Russia


Ministry of Education and Science for the Russian Federation:

International Scholarships

http://en.russia.edu.ru/enter/1906/

Scholarship conditions

http://en.russia.edu.ru/edu/968/

National Research University Higher School of Economics

https://www.hse.ru/admissions/financial-aid


Singapore

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (general search engine)

https://www.mfa.gov.sg/

ASEAN Scholarships

https://www.moe.gov.sg/admissions/scholarships/asean

National University of Singapore

http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/scholarships/freshmen/scholarship-international.html



Taiwan


Ministry of Foreign Affairs


http://tafs.mofa.gov.tw/SchDetailed.aspx?loc=en&ItemId=15



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