Students from all over the world may easily achieve their educational and study goals through UN Scholarships, Research Grants, and Fellowships.
A variety of scholarships are offered and applications are accepted all year.
These scholarships are presently accepting applications for the 2022/2023 academic year, with different deadlines depending on the program.
Scholarships and research funding are provided to LDC nationals by governments, UN agencies, educational institutions, private and non-governmental organizations (scholarships for graduate degree programs, fellowships for capacity development of researchers, travel grants for attending academic conferences, research funds for conducting research projects, and so on):
Scholarship Sponsor(s): United Nations/Collaborators
Scholarships to be taken at: Higher institutions across the globe.
Scholarship Type: Full/Partial Scholarships.
Scholarship Worth: Varies.
Number of Awards: Several.
Study Level: All study levels
Nationality: All Nationalities
UN Scholarships Grants Other Programmes
The following are the current United Nations scholarships, grants, and other programs for the application rounds of 2022/2023.
Choose from a selection of fully-funded scholarships to apply for.
Berkeley Law School LDC Fellowships
The LDC Scholarship is provided to qualifying students enrolled in the University of California Berkeley School of Law’s LL.M. professional track program.
Students who are citizens and main residents of one of the LDCs are eligible for the prize, which is a US$20,000 tuition credit.
It is giving the chance to concentrate on Business Law and receive a Certificate in Business Law.
Scholarships have been given to students from Haiti, Nepal, Liberia, Malawi, Bangladesh, Uganda, Sierra Leone, and Myanmar, among other LDCs.
The IPCC Scholarship Programme
The IPCC Scholarship Program’s goal is to help developing nations improve their knowledge and control of climate change by allowing young scientists from such countries to participate in investigations that would not be feasible without the Fund’s help.
OWSD fellowship for female students from LDCs
Organization for Women for Science for the Developing World (OWSD) has established a fellowship program for female students from Sub-Saharan Africa and LDCs who wish to pursue postgraduate training leading to a Ph.D. at centers of excellence in developing countries outside their own country, thanks to funds provided by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SISA).
UNESCO/Republic of Korea Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme
The Government of the Republic of Korea awards 25 fellowships of no more than two months each year, in accordance with a Memorandum of Understanding signed by UNESCO and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA).
These fellowships, which are aimed at boosting human resources and national capacity-building in LDCs in Africa, Asia, and the Pacific, allow applicants to do research or attend a training course in the Republic of Korea.
UNITAR Fellowships for Diplomatic Training
Nationals of LDCs may apply for scholarships to participate in the Multilateral Diplomacy Program’s e-learning courses.
Each course has a limited number of scholarships, which are given based on “experience and career relevance in the international diplomacy sector, suitable academic background, and degree of personal desire.”
IELPO Scholarship Programme
Scholarships for the University of Barcelona’s Master of Laws in International Economic Law and Policy are provided to nationals of LDCs and other developing nations (IELPO LL.M.).
Ten awardees came from LDCs between 2008 and 2018.
The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) Research Programme
offers universities and research groups in LDCs the chance to form long-term partnerships with TWAS members to aid with research and advanced training, therefore assisting in the development of local scientific capabilities.
TWAS Members are assigned to institutions in LDCs for a duration of five years, during which time they will visit the host institution three times for a minimum stay of one month each time.
UN Scholarships Grants and Fellowships Requirements
Depending on the scholarship program, there are different requirements for applying.
On the official website, candidates may discover precise qualifying conditions by choosing the individual scholarship.
However, the following are the general requirements for overseas students to be eligible for UN Scholarships and Research Grants in 2022-2023:
- Applicants must be citizens of countries that are qualified for the scholarship program they are applying for.
- Applicants must have completed the prerequisite educational requirements for their chosen program of study.
- Candidates with strong academic records will have a better chance of being chosen.
- For some of the programs, evidence of poor financial ability may be needed.
- Fluency in the program’s language will be necessary.
Application for UN Scholarships Grants and Fellowships
How to Apply: To apply for UN Scholarships and Research Grants, you must first determine if you are eligible for one of the programs, and then apply using the links given for each scholarship program.
Document Requirements: It is expected that you will provide the following documents with your application;
- academic credentials,
- transcribing (if necessary),
- Curriculum Vitae, or CV,
- Obtaining a passport ( for scholarship outside you home country),
- financial statement evidence,
- as well as any additional papers that may be requested
Application Deadline: Varies
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