2013 Hinrich Global Trade Scholarships for Indian Students in Hong Kong


The Hinrich Foundation offers scholarships to encourage Indian nationals. These scholarships are offered for pursuing one year master’s program in International Journalism on full time basis at Hong Kong Baptist University. These are fully funded scholarships which will cover tuition fees and other related expenses. To be eligible for the scholarships applicants must hold undergraduate degree in a relevant subject.  The application will close on February 20, 2013.

Study Subject(s): Students will study International Journalism.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing master’s degree.
Scholarship Provider:  The Hinrich Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: Hong Kong

Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of India. They must have an undergraduate degree in a relevant subject. They must be fluent in English and able to meet all academic, entrance and other requirements of the university and program of study.

Scholarship Open for International Students: The Indian students can apply for the scholarship.

Scholarship Description: The Hinrich Foundation is encouraging bright, motivated Indian nationals with a strong interest in international trade to apply for our comprehensive scholarship, skills training and career development program.  To provide quality education and comprehensive career development opportunities for postgraduate study in fields related to trade, communication and development in Asia to scholars with proven academic and professional track records who desire to promote sustainable global trade.

What does it cover? Hinrich Foundation offers full stipend support. The following costs will be covered at a basic level:
-Academic tuition and mandatory fees for the duration of the course, including exam costs.
-A monthly stipend for room and board, and living expenses sufficient for a single student.
-Support for educational supplies and materials.
-Airfare for the scholars’ travel to Hong Kong and back to their country at the end of the program.
-All costs related to securing and maintaining a student visa for the duration of the scholarship.

How to Apply: Applications may be sent by e-mail.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Application Deadline is February 20, 2013.

2013-14 GCSS & IOR-ARC Scholarships for Malaysian Students in India

For 2013 -14 academic year, the Government of India is offering scholarships for Malaysian students to study at Indian Universities. It funds six scholarships under the General Cultural Scholarship Scheme (GCSS) for pursuing undergraduate, postgraduate degrees or research program and two scholarships under the IOR-ARC Scholarship Scheme for pursuing postgraduate courses only. These scholarships will cover tuition fees, living allowance, house rent allowance, thesis and dissertation expenses and study tour expenses. Applications form should be submitted by post before 14 February 2013.

Study Subject(s): The scholarships cover all courses except Medicine and Dentistry related courses.
Course Level: Students wishing to pursue undergraduate, postgraduate degrees, or research at Indian Universities can apply under the GCSS, while the IOR-ARC Scholarship Scheme is for Post-Graduate courses only.
Scholarship Provider: The Government of India
Scholarship can be taken at: India

Eligibility: The candidates should meet the following selection criteria: (i) the candidate should have the eligibility to apply for the postgraduate course, (ii) should be proficient in English, and (iii) should not have serious health problems. Priority will be given to students who have never studied in India before. Applicants are also advised to do due diligence and research on the specific admission criteria laid down by the various Universities for each postgraduate course, and ensure that they submit all relevant documentation as required by the Universities in addition to the certificates mentioned in the ICCR Scholarship Application Form.

Scholarship Open for International Students: The Students of Malaysia can apply for this scholarship.

Scholarship Description: The Government of India is offering six scholarships under the General Cultural Scholarship Scheme (GCSS) and two scholarships under the IOR-ARC Scholarship Scheme to meritorious students from Malaysia for the academic year 2013-14. Students wishing to pursue undergraduate, postgraduate degrees, or research at Indian Universities can apply under the GCSS, while the IOR-ARC Scholarship Scheme is for Post-Graduate courses only. The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) will administer these scholarship programmes. Several institutions in India for various courses including Engineering / Architecture / Technology, Humanities / Liberal Arts, Commerce, Management / Business Administration, Journalism, Hotel Management, Agriculture / Animal Husbandry, Science, Law, Dance and Music, etc., are covered under these scholarships.

Number of awards offered: The Government of India is offering six scholarships under the General Cultural Scholarship Scheme (GCSS) and two scholarships under the IOR-ARC Scholarship Scheme.

What does it cover? The scholarships provides for tuition fees, living allowance, house rent allowance, thesis and dissertation expenses, and study tour expense. Please note that no airfare will be provided under these scholarship schemes.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is by post.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The duly filled-in ICCR Scholarship application form as per guidelines, along with the relevant enclosures should be submitted or posted to the address latest by 14 February 2013.