Schwarzman Scholars One Year Master Degree at Tsinghua University, Beijing


Deadline: 20 May / 12 September 2024 -
 Submit your application for a One-Year Fully-Funded Master’s Program at Tsinghua University in Beijing, aimed at cultivating a global network of future leaders fostering deeper understanding between China and the global community.

This unique program offers a Master's degree.and Leadership Programme in Global Affairs with concentrations on one of the following disciplines: Public Policy, Economic and Business, International Studies.

Schwarzman Scholars for International Students (Full Scholarships)

Schwarzman Scholars One Year Master Degree at Tsinghua University, Beijing
Schwarzman Scholars One Year Master Degree at Tsinghua University, Beijing

Scholarship Coverage

  1. Tuition and fees
  2. Accommodation
  3. Round-trip travel to and from Beijing
  4. An in-country study tour
  5. Mandatory course materials
  6. Health insurance
  7. Personal stipend

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Undergraduate degree or first degree from an accredited college or university or its equivalent.
    Current undergraduate students must be on track to complete all degree requirements by August 1 of their Schwarzman Scholars enrollment year. While there are no restrictions on undergraduate majors, applicants are encouraged to explain how participating in Schwarzman Scholars will enhance their leadership potential in their chosen field.
  2. Age Requirement
    Candidates must be at least 18 but not older than 29 as of August 1 of their Schwarzman Scholars enrollment year.
  3. English language proficiency
    Strong English language skills are necessary, as all instruction is conducted in English. Non-native English speakers must submit official scores from approved English proficiency tests, such as:
  •  Internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT). Minimum score 100.
  •  International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Minimum score 7.
  •  Cambridge English: Advanced (C1) or Cambridge English: Proficiency (C2). Minimum score 185.
This requirement may be waived for applicants who completed their undergraduate studies in English or who have studied in English for two or more years at the Master's level or higher.

Required Documents (softcopy)

  1. Current resume/CV.
  2. Two essays. The two required essays are a Leadership Essay (750 words) and a Statement of Purpose (500 words). The essays are a critical component of the application, designed to help the selection committee understand you as an individual and get a sense of your leadership abilities/potential, as well as your writing and analytical skills.
  3. Official transcripts for each degree-granting post-secondary education institution you attended.
  4. Three Letter of Recommendation. Recommenders should know you well and be able to speak to your intellectual abilities, personal characteristics, and leadership potential using specific examples from their direct experience working with you.
  5. Provide a short video self-introduction of no more than 1 minute. Introduce yourself in any style or setting you think best conveys your interests and personality. The point of this recording is to allow the committee to hear you introduce yourself in your own voice and style.
Note: If transcripts are not in English, official translations must be included.

How to Apply:
Please note that application for this scholarship program is completely online.

Global Youth Leadership Summit 2020 Italy

Deadline: 10 February 2020 - Global Youth Leadership Summit 2020 will be held in Naples Italy on 27th and 28th April, 2020 on the occasion of that summit  Global Youth Parliament  will go to reward “Global Youth Leadership Award 2020”, to those who contributes, acknowledges and celebrates outstanding contribution in the sector of youth leadership, entrepreneurship, tourism, peace, SDGs and Democracy.

For the last few years, Global Youth Parliament has been honoring dynamic personalities from diverse fields with awards. The Award has been given to the individuals that have contributed immensely in their respective countries and societies politically, socially or economically. With a strict set of rules and guidelines, GYP declares the awardees after receiving recommendations from the selection committee. It is the world’s premier award and the award is presented to them in award session of “Global Youth Leadership Summit 2020” on 26th April.

Global Youth Leadership Summit 2020 is the platform for young leaders around the world to learn and share about the best practices through mutual learning on initiatives and ideas of advocacy tools to achieve sustainable development goals from the youth perspective and encourage youth to lobby them in their own respective governments.

Global Youth Leadership Summit 2020 Italy 

Global Youth Leadership Summit 2020 Italy
Global Youth Leadership Summit 2020 Italy

1. Inspiring individuals from around the world and recognizing their contribution that has added value to the creative endeavors in serving humanity.
2. Creating a common platform to empower the youth network within the World.
3. Motivating young people to be good leaders in their respective countries.

1. The nominee must have been engaged in any entrepreneurship and social work.
2. The nominee must be a confirmed delegate of “Global Youth Leadership Summit 2020”.
3. Have ideas for new projects and initiatives in addition to those who are already leading them.
4. Have interest in the facilitation of debate and development of resolutions on the best way forward to achieve SDGs and a commitment to act.
5. The nominee must have a strong commitment and determination to work with Global Youth Parliament in the future.

To Apply Global Youth Leadership Summit 2020, applicants must fill in the online application form.

An autonomous selection committee formed by Global Youth Parliament decides the awardees based upon the application and by also conducting its own external research and recommendations.
The award committee decision is taken as the final decision for the selection.

Phone Numbers: 977-9851090241, 977-014436040

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Youth Global Forum for Master / PhD Students Partially Funded

DEADLINE: June 1st, 2019 - Youth Time International Movement offer Youth Global Forum for Master or Phd Students around the world. Selected applicants will get special opportunity to spend an exciting week in Amsterdam and gain invaluable new skills, knowledge and experiences that will serve as a solid foundation for your future entrepreneurial and professional endeavors.

In this forum, we will discuss the topic of "Inclusive Development vs Industry 5.0: Where is the future?" and with the help of a diverse range of field experts and industry leaders, equip youth with the necessary tools to adapt succesfully to modern conditions. All selected applicants will benefit from several workshops, keynotes and masterclasses led by some of the world’s foremost experts on the matter of Industry 5.0 & Inclusive Development.

Youth Global Forum from Youth Time International Movement

Youth Global Forum from Youth Time International Movement
Youth Global Forum from Youth Time International Movement

The event will take place in Amsterdam, from December 2nd - 6th with over 100 participants from all over the world.

Participation is partially funded. The complete program, cultural activities and official dinners are covered by Youth Time International Movement. Travel costs come at your own expense. There is also a registration fee which will go towards the budget which will support the grant awarded to the 1st place project winner and your accommodation.

Youth Time International Movement offer a limited number of scholarships to the most outstanding young leaders who want to do good around the world, enriching the lives of those in need in their communities, but cannot afford to attend the event.
List of Fellowship Opportunities

This program open for Participants and Project Presenters.

As a basic participant you can expect to:
1. Participate in educational and interactive talks and become inspired through sessions conducted by distinguished, honorable guests;
2. Gain valuable new skills, knowledge and experiences that will serve as a solid foundation for your future entrepreneurial & professional endeavors;
3. Have a unique opportunity to meet with 100 like-minded people from across the world and network with renowned professionals in the fields of entrepreneurship, finance, business, science, technology and education.

As a project presenter additionally to the points mentioned above, you can expect to:
1. Get the opportunity to present your project with the chance of being awarded a grant to realize your idea, internship, scholarship, and other prizes available to the project presenters;
2. Work on your project proposal with the supervision of an expert (in setting up business initiatives) before the event.

Other Benefits:
1. Project presenters will get a chance to win a Youth Time Idea grant and receive up to 10.000 EUR for implementation of your project (Youth Time Idea Grant will fund 70% of the total proposed budget).
2. Project presenters will compete for two fully funded scholarships to study on Bachelor or Master’s program (upon your choice) in Zagreb School of Business (Croatia) and IPMI International Business School (Indonesia);
3. Paid Internship at the International Youth Society Of Eco Friendly Renewable Technology (India) will be offered to one of the Youth Global Forum attendees;
4. Rich cultural exchange program which includes trips to see some of Amsterdam’s most iconic attractions;
5. Official welcome and closing dinners, as well as the projects awarding ceremony in special stunning spots in Amsterdam.

Youth Time expect from applicants to:
1. Take part in all components of the program and practice punctuality.
2. Hand in your project proposal before Youth Time’s set deadlines.
3. Follow Youth Time’s Code of Conduct.

1. Be 20 to 35 years old at the time of the application.
2. Open to all Master or Phd Students around the world.
3. Be a social entrepreneurs, young professionals, persons working at/with startup incubators and/or accelerators.
4. Fluent in English (reading, writing, speaking).
Applicant can either apply as a project presenter or a basic participant.

To apply Youth Global Forum for Master or Phd Students, applicants must fill in the online application form.

Youth Time International Movement

Online Application Form

University of Lausanne - UNIL Master Scholarship in Switzerland for International Students

DEADLINE: 1 November (annual). - University of Lausanne offers UNIL Master Scholarship in Switzerland for International Students who have graduated from a foreign university and whose academic results are of a very high level. UNIL grants around ten scholarships a year.

UNIL is currently ranked within the global top 150 of the QS World University Rankings. It has a strong international atmosphere in its faculty members, with one in three coming from outside Switzerland.

UNIL Master Scholarship in Switzerland for Foreign Students

University of Lausanne - UNIL Master Scholarship in Switzerland for International Students
University of Lausanne - UNIL Master Scholarship in Switzerland for International Students

UNIL Master Scholarship in Switzerland is granted for the minimum statutory period of the programme chosen by the student. It amounts to CHF 1,600 per month from 15 September to 15 July (or 10 months a year) for the complete duration of the masters (one and a half years or two years depending on the chosen masters), with the exception of cases of definitive failure after the first year.

1. Have graduated from a foreign university (outside of Switzerland) equialent to a bachelor at UNIL before the beginning of the masters programme at UNIL.
2. Have distinguished theirselves during studies, especially through particularly brilliant academic results.
3. Have a language level of at least B2 (according to the European Language Portfolio global scale) in French or English according to the language in which the chosen masters is taught.
4.  Not have been registered with UNIL in the past.
5.  Have paid the CHF 200.00 administration fee.

Required Documents:
1. Application Form, duly completed and signed.
2. A passport-sized photograph inserted in the application form (in JPEG format).
3. A copy of secondary school diploma.
4. A certified copy of academic qualifications and of all the grade transcripts from all examinations taken at the university.
5. A copy of the programme description of the last semester of your bachelor degree, if the degree has not yet been obtained.
6. A complete curriculum vitae.
7. A cover letter.
8. Two original letters of recommendation from the candidate's lecturers, in sealed envelopes.
9. A copy of the official certificate of knowledge of the language in which the master is taught (TOEFL or IELTS for English and DALF or DELF for French). B2 is the minimum level required to follow the course.
10. A copy of passport or identity card.
11. Proof of payment of the CHF 200.00 administration fee (application processing fee).

How to Apply:
To apply UNIL Master Scholarship in Switzerland, applicants must send their completed application by post only to the following address:
Université de Lausanne
Service des affaires sociales et de la mobilité étudiante (SASME)
Bâtiment Unicentre
CH - 1015 Lausanne

Phone +41 21 692 2113

Application Form

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Skoll MBA Scholarship at University of Oxford for International Students

DEADLINE: 7 Sept/2 Nov 2018. - The Skoll MBA Scholarship is a competitive scholarship for internasional students who want to pursue MBA study at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. This scholarship provides funding and exclusive opportunities to meet with world-renowned leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors. It is given for those who have choosen to work in the social impact/innovation space rather than the purely commercial or public sectors.

Skoll MBA Scholarship at Saïd Business School for International Students

Skoll MBA Scholarship at University of Oxford for International Students
Skoll MBA Scholarship at University of Oxford for International Students
1. Up to £55,000 to cover Oxford Said MBA course and college fees
2. Additional funds up to £8,000 as a contribution towards living expenses
3. Get exclusive opportunites to meet with world-renowned entrepreneurs, thought-leaders, and investors
4. Gain your social impact to the next level
5, Get professional leadership and business skills
6. Become part of Skoll Scholar community, a group of people who are impacting the world through innovation and systems change positively

Eligibility Criteria:
A. Entrepreneurial action
1. Applicants have identified opportunities and taken action to make positive social impact
2. Applicants have spent preferably at least 3 years driving change through entrepreneurial approaches. (For example: started or grown social venture, led the expansion of a social impact initiative within an organization, or been tackling a specific social/environment issue)

B. Creating impact with a focus on systems change
1. Applicants can demonstrate the outcomes and impact of their entrepreneurial action.
2. Impact of applicants addresses unjust systems and practise in their area of work
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C. Personal qualities of a social entrepreneur
1. A force for positive change
2. Single-minded and persistent, with a willingness to fail and start again
3. Have bias toward action
4. Have a tendency to explore their environment for opportunities and resources
5. Have a willingness to take personal and (sometimes) financial risks
6. Develop networks and leverage members to pursue mutual goals
7. Have apprenticed with problem or experienced the problem that they are trying to solve (For example: people who are working in the field, working at related organisation, conducting research, etc)

D. The Oxford MBA is critical to applicant's trajectory
1. Applicant can demonstrate why business education is essential in helping to develop their work/impact at this stage.

E. Financial Need
1. Applicants are in a position where the cost of programme is a significant financial burden
2. Applicants can demonstrate the need for the Scholarship (for example, due to personal circumstances or previous work experiences)

How to Apply:
To apply Skoll MBA Scholarship, applicants first need to apply and be accepted onto the Saïd Business School’s MBA programme. Tick the "Skoll Scholarship" box when submitting MBA application.

After receiving confirmation accepted into the MBA programme, check email as the Skoll Centre will send a link to the Scholarship Online Application.

The Skoll Centre will invite selected candidates to join a Skype interview.


Online Application

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International Business Conference in USA for Undergraduate Students (Fully Funded)

DEADLINE: July 31, 2018. - The International Conference is held by Business Today, a nonprofit organization founded by Steve Forbes in 1968. This conference connects undergraduate students around the world with business executives with all expenses-paid by committee.

The theme of this year is "The Future of Work", where participants will examine disruptions in the workforce and their implications for this generation. This theme is one of the hottest topics in business, and relevant questions facing the next generation of industry professionals, including:
1. Substantial developments in technology that mark a shift from mechanized assistance to automated replacement.
2. The changing structure of the workforce, the rise of independent and fissured work, an increase in outsourcing and enhanced globalization, and the growing gig economy.
3. Stagnation of incomes in economies worldwide and increasing income inequality.

International Business Conference in USA for Undergraduate Students from All Countries

International Business Conference in USA for Undergraduate Students (Fully Funded)
International Business Conference in USA for Undergraduate Students (Fully Funded)
When: November 18-20, 2018.

Place: New York City, USA.

Benefits: All related expenses (hotel, foods, flights) paid by committee.

1. Top Keynote Speakers in fireside chats, panels, and speaker series
2. On-site and off-site executive seminars
3. Peer-to-peer networking
4. Recruiting reception
5. Seed-funding competition

1. Open to all undergraduate students around the world.

2. Able to attend all three days of conference (November 18 - 20th, 2018).

Business Today also holding a writing competition for all undergraduates, as an alternate application to the International Conference.  Students will craft an argument related to the conference theme, “The Future of Work, which grand prize winner will receive a spot at this year's International Conference. The top three winners will be published in BT's flagship magazine. Students can apply to both general conference application and the Writing Competition. They will not be penalized for whichever method they choose.

How to Apply:
To Apply International Business Conference in USA by Business Today, applicants must fill in the online application form.


Online Application

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ACI Creative Mind Scholarship to Study Undergraduate in Fontys University, Netherlands

DEADLINE: May 1st, 2019 (annually). - The ACI Creative Mind Scholarship is a specific scholarship from Fontys ACI (Academy for Creative Industries). With this scholarship, committee wants to support young and creative minds during their study period at ACI. This scholarship is open to students of all study years in the field of Arts and Humanities, Business Administration and Management.

Fontys University of Applied Sciences (Fontys) is one of the largest Dutch universities and ranked among the best universities of applied sciences in the Netherlands. This university scores above-average results in the study fields of IT, engineering, logistics, management, and business administration. The ranking is done by the Centre of Higher Education Information and published in the Keuzegids HBO.

ACI Creative Mind Scholarship from Fontys University, Netherlands

ACI Creative Mind Scholarship to Study Undergraduate in Fontys University, Netherlands
ACI Creative Mind Scholarship to Study Undergraduate in Fontys University, Netherlands
ACI Creative Mind Scholarship amounts to € 3,000. ACI hands out three of these scholarships for each academic year.

Eligibility Criteria:
1. Non-EEA nationals.

2. Not have a degree from an education institution in the Netherlands.

3. Have to be enrolled as a regular student in one of ACI's study programmes.

4. Can demonstrate a creative mind and focus.

5. For applicants of higher study years (years 2, 3, and 4): Not have any study delay (all courses passed so far). There are no negative entries in student file.

Documents Required:
1. Motivation Letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Grade records
4. Demonstration of your creative mind and focus
Note: ** Creative Mind & Focus
The Creative Industry has attracted your attention. Please explain about "Why and convince us that you are the perfect match for one of our creative study programmes. What does creativity actually mean to you? Who or what inspires you? What’s the Creative Industry like in your home country?" You decide in what way you’d like to convince us of your creative mind & focus.
Keep it short (no longer than two minutes or one A4) and make sure that your motivation is accessible online.

How to Apply:
To apply ACI Creative Mind Scholarship, applicants should send full application file and documents required above to Please make sure to mention "ACI Creative Mind Scholarship" in scholarship application.

An assessment committee will examine all applications and decide to whom the scholarships wiil be granted. Even if applicant fulfill all application criteria, there is no guarantee that they will be awarded a scholarships as scholarships are limited in number.


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