United Nations Masters Scholarships for Developing Country Students, 2016-2017

Deadline: June 30, 2016

United Nations University Institute of Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH) is pleased to offer limited number of scholarships for qualified candidates from developing countries on a competitive basis. These scholarships are available for pursuing joint master’s degree (MSc) programme in Integrated Drylands Management.

The MS Programme is designed to enhance the capacity of developing countries to manage their drylands resources. The programme provides young professionals and scientists an international perspective on integrated resources management approaches in drylands and allows them to gain practical experience in different dryland countries.

UNU-INWEH’s vision is to create a world free of water problems where sustainable human development and environmental health and security are assured for all.

Applicants must demonstrate proof of proficiency in English (oral and written).

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing joint master’s degree (MSc) programme at United Nations University (UNU), Institute of Arid Regions (IRA) [National Agronomic Institute of Tunisia (INAT)], Cold and Arid Regions Environmental and Engineering Research Institute (CAREERI), the International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA ), Tottori University (TU), the Global Mechanism (GM) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), and the International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM) – Mediterranean Agronomic Institute – Bari.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Integrated Drylands Management.

Scholarship Award: Tuition fee is US $6000, including costs of course delivery, supervision, and examination. The fee does not include travel costs between the country of the student’s origin and locations of the MSc Programme partners, and costs of living at the MSc Programme partners. Information on local food, accommodation, health insurance, and other logistical matters will be available from MSc Programme partners. The tuition fee will be waived for students who are Fellowship recipients. A limited number of Fellowships will be provided to qualified candidates from developing countries on a competitive basis. These fellowships will cover the travel costs between the country of origin and IRA, CAREERI, ICARDA, and TU, as needed. Japanese students may only apply for TU fellowships.

Scholarship can be taken at: Canada, Tunisia, China, Jordan, Japan, Germany and Italy

Eligibility: Admission is based on the following criteria:
-Applicants must already be registered in a Master’s degree programme at one of the Programme partner institutes and have completed their basic course work.
-Applicants registered in a Master’s programme at an accredited university outside the Programme partners may be eligible to apply if they have completed their basic coursework, and can establish a link with a Programme partners for their field research and thesis work which will be undertaken jointly with their current supervisor. Such applicants should contact the interested Programme partner institute directly to explore options and arrangements.
-Applicants must demonstrate a proved competence in relevant research methodologies, laboratory and computer skills.
-Applicants must demonstrate proof of proficiency in English (oral and written).
-Applicants must submit a research proposal of 5 pages, whose priority aligns with that of programme partner who will host the proposed research.
-Working experience in dryland management is desirable.

Nationality: Candidates from developing countries can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must already be registered in a Master’s degree programme at one of the Programme partner institutes and have completed their basic course work.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicants must demonstrate proof of proficiency in English (oral and written).

Supporting Material: The following supporting documents must be submitted together with the completed and signed application form:
-For applicants registered with a Programme partner, a letter of nomination from applicant’s supervisor/university where they are registered certifying completion of basic course work
-For applicants registered at an accredited university outside the Programme partners, a letter of nomination from their supervisor university where they are registered certifying completion of basic course work and clarifying the link between their university and one of the MSc Programme partners for joint supervision of research and thesis work
-A certified copy of academic transcripts for each institution attended
-An original, detailed MSc research proposal of 5 pages clearly outlining the problem statement, literature review, research question, methodology, expected results, workplan, and timetable
-Two (2) original supporting letters of reference, one (1) of which must be from their current supervisor
-Evidence of English proficiency (e.g., TOEFL score, English certificate, etc.), where English is not their first language

How to Apply: Applicants should send fully completed application form and supporting materials by email, fax, or post.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The deadline for application submissions is June 30, 2016.

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  18. First of all thank you for your gift…..God bless you and your company.i am 27 years old and I am Ethiopian also I was graduated From Wollega University by BSc in Soil and Water Engineering and Management with Experience of greater than five years in Design of water management .So if you gave the chance I can handle and develop my potential on NRM totaly.Thank you

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  26. I ethiopian and graduated by biology departement from Dire Dawa university in BSc,if you are offered me I need to learn at this. Thank you

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  31. Dear Sir /Madam , I am from Ethiopia and i gratuate with Bachelor of Science in civil engineering technology in 2015.
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  32. Dear Sir/ Madam , I am from Ethiopia and i graduate with Bachelor of Science in civil engineering technology in 2015.
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  34. I was dtuding mechanical Engineering last year in Ethiopia,but I can’t compleated it due to strugle takes place there. l’m now in kenya registaring as refugee on UNHCR. Dear madam I would lake to say some thing.
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  35. Comment *My name is Hussien Shanko from Ethiopia. I’m graduated from Haramaya University by BSc clinical pharmacy. I would like to join this scholarship if I get this chance . thanks.

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  55. Comment * I am Buba Camara from the Gambia in west Africa. I graduated from the university of the with Bsc in biology and minor in geography . I would like to learn my Msc in related field. please give me a chance. I will be very grateful if given the chance.

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  59. My name is getachew,i have master in social .s know i thought civic ,international relation one of the collage in Ethiopia I want phd in international relation

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  61. Please ,I’ll be so grateful if you can help me get a full bsc scholarship programme. I am so interested in completing my education and It’s been so difficult. My email is oluseunmanuel1@mtnnigeria.blackberry.com

  62. Hello! I’m Rachael Sani from Nigeria. A holder of BSC in social work and administration from university of Jos, Nigeria. I’m interested in the scholarship. How do i go about it? You can reach me via this email address, rachy.john@yahoo.com. Thank you

  63. I’m Rachael Sani from Nigeria a holder BSC in social work and administration certificate from university of Jos Nigeria. I’m interested in the scholarship. Please help me. Thank you.

  64. Hello! I’m Rachael Sani from Nigeria, a holder of Bsc in social work and administration certificate from university of Jos. I will like to study Msc social work and administration or Msc public Health. Please help me. Thank you

  65. my name is Augustina, I have a Bsc microbiology from the university of Benin,Nigeria, wondering if I can get a scholarship for MSC in any related discipline although have great interest in environmental microbiology. please give me a chance

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  68. Fikru Kitila Olana

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  69. hello madam,dear
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  72. My name is Girma Chama. I have BA dgree in biology teaching.I have interested to learn MSC degree in Drayland management .

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  75. my name is getachew mhretie from ethiooian i am graguated by degree in information system
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  76. Gadissa Amanuel

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  77. my name is Lencho Amin from Ethiopia and i am learning dilla university depertament of civil Enigenering.please i went to join scholership your university so contact me my email or phone number 0923510629.

  78. Gemechu Megersa

    I graduated by BSc in Agricultural Economic. If you give me this opportunity I would like to study my MSc in the same field. thanks!

  79. i um mihret adane from Africa,Ethiopia.ihave Bsc nurse degree from Gondar university,Ethiopia …….iwould like to request u to attain publuc health master program in sponsor of yr side!!

  80. if it is true iwant to partcipate MA scholarship .from ethiopia ihave. BA degree by tourism management pls contact me if it concern me .

  81. Dear sir/Madam
    My name is Abera Dinsa. Graduate of BSC Midwifery from University of Gonder. Now working at Arba minch Hospital finished my career. Looking forward for further education for to update my self and help those who need my help more, for to do that I need education. I will be happy if I get support and sponsor. Please if you have interest i will be happy for support.

    This is my cellphone number 0912083908.

    Thanks

  82. i am ADISU WARKAW ANDARGIE from Ethiopia i have B.SC degree in applied chemistry and i am interested to study my M.SC degree with related field of study or other fields that you have given to me .contact with me +251922628610 and my e-mail adisuwarkaw@gmail.com

  83. Hi I want to join in this education program . I have first degree with GPA3.25

  84. Hi I want to join in this education program . I have first degree with GPA3.25
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  85. manfred vegulla

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