Are you an overseas-bound student applying for admission to foreign universities? Whatever maybe be the level and stream of the program you are applying for, studying abroad can be an expensive proposition. Therefore, it is important to ensure that you have the financial wherewithal to support and see you through your study abroad endeavor, as the cost of the program requires budgeting beyond tuition fees to include your lodging, travel and day-to-day living expenses. This is where grants and scholarships can help you secure your study abroad funding process. Before you can avail of the financial aid, it is important to understand the process of scholarships and grants and evaluate them to determine your suitability for the same. Here is a look at the various types of financial aids that you can benefit from to enliven your study abroad dream. • Scholarships - Most of the scholarships are merit-based financialREAD MORE
Undergraduate Programs: Scholarships for International Students in Singapore Just about a decade back, the US and the UK were the most sought after study abroad destinations for international students. But, given the visa policies in both these countries- some of the Asian countries like Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia are fast emerging as desirable study abroad destinations for international students, especially Indians. Fee Structure and Intakes for Undergraduates in Singapore Studying in Singapore can be quite expensive. While the average tuition fees for an undergraduate program in Singapore works out to around 12-20 lakhs per year, it can considerably go down in case you opt for serving the Singapore government (service years may vary from three to six), post course completion. In this case, the fees can be revised up to 7 lakhs per year. Nevertheless, the cost of education is comparatively less, as compared to the US and theREAD MORE
The US may be the most popular study abroad destination for international students, but it is also one of the most expensive places to study. Are you planning to pursue an undergraduate program in the US? Does the overall cost of education deter you from taking the next step considering the four-year duration of undergraduate programs? Well, this is a common dilemma faced by international students given the high cost of US education. There is no need to get disheartened though. Universities across the US maybe charging international students three times the tuition cost of domestic students, but US universities prioritize internationalization. As a result, more than 600 American universities offer scholarships worth $20,000 or more per year to international students. The scholarship eligibility is determined on the basis of academic merit, financial need and extracurricular contribution of applicants. US Scholarships can be broadly classified as follows: University Scholarships: MostREAD MORE
Dos and Donts of Student Loans in India
Dos and Donts of Student Loans in India Increasing career benefits of a foreign education coupled with an enriching global exposure has increased the number of students who aspire to pursue their higher education abroad. In spite of a plethora of advantages of studying abroad, the exorbitant expenses involved discourage students from following their dreams. Although many scholarships and financial aid options are available, all students do not become eligible for them. As a result, educational loans become significant to the study abroad plan for the student. Education loans for studying abroad are provided by almost all the major banks in India, but parents and students are apprehensive about the complicated and cumbersome loan application procedure. With easy repayment options and reasonable interest rates, securing funding for study abroad plans has become much simpler than what is perceived. Below are a few tips to obtain student loans. Dos and Donts ofREAD MORE
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International Scholarships for Indian Students - Stanford

The application for the Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program for entrance in fall 2016 will be available in April 2015. There is no fee to apply for the Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program. The deadline for the fellowship application for entrance in September 2015 has passed. You may still apply to the MBA Program for fall 2015. If you have financial need and are admitted to the MBA Program, you are eligible to receive financial aid even if you are not a recipient of the Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship. Stanford GSB has other fellowship funds available, and all fellowships are awarded based on need.


Indian Scholarships to Study Abroad


|Ramanujan scholarship for young mathematicians from developing countries – This article provides information about Indian scholarships to study abroad|
Indian Scholarships to Study Abroad
Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) and the International Mathematical Union (IMU) annually award Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) and the International Mathematical Union (IMU) annually award Ramanujan Prize for young mathematicians from developing countries. The Prize is awarded to a researcher who is less than 45 years of age on 31 December of the year of the award and who has conducted outstanding research in a developing country. The Prize is usually awarded to one person but may be shared equally among recipients who have contributed to the same body of work. The Prize carries a $15,000 cash award. The application deadline is 15th April 2015. (more…)

Top Scholarships for Indian Students


|This article is about one of the top scholarships for Indian students – Inlaks Scholarship.|

Inlaks Scholarships provide the opportunity to young people with exceptional talent in any field to broaden their vision abroad and improve their skills to operate in society, thus making them a future vehicle of change in their environment. The scholarships are of two types: university courses and specific programs. Top scholarships for Indian students


Fulbright scholarship for Indian students
FULBRIGHT SCHOLARSHIP FOR INDIAN STUDENTS The Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships are designed for outstanding Indians residing in India to pursue a master’s degree program at selected U.S. colleges and universities in the areas of Arts and Culture Management including Heritage Conservation and Museum Studies; Environmental Science/Studies; Higher Education Administration; Public Health; Urban and Regional Planning; and Women’s Studies/Gender Studies. Fulbright scholarship for Indian students These fellowships are for highly motivated individuals who demonstrate leadership qualities, have completed the equivalent of a US bachelor’s degree, have at least three years professional work experience, and are committed to return and contribute to their communities. The fellowships are for one to two years. Grant Benefits Fulbright scholarship for Indian students The fellowship will provide the following benefits: J  -1 visa support; Fulbright scholarship for Indian students Round-trip economy class air travel from fellow’s home city to the host institution in the U.S.; Funding for tuition and fees*,READ MORE
USA Scholarship grants


| This article is about USA scholarship grants for students who intend to pursue higher studies in USA| INSEAD Scholarship| USA Sc

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INSEAD is offering Asia scholarship to pursue MBA programme at the Asia Campus in Singapore. Candidates from Asian countries are eligible to apply. Preference will be given to candidates from developing countries and Singapore. The scholarship values up to €10,000. The scholarship is awarded exclusively to candidates in need. The Application deadline is 2 March 2015 for July 2016 Class. USA Scholarship grants. (more…)