Friday, November 3, 2017

Scholarships for Developing Countries, Belgium 2018-2019

Deadline: 01/03/2018 Degree: Masters Scholarship Description: The Flemish Interuniversity Council (VLIR-UOS) offers 12 scholarships e... thumbnail 1 summary
Deadline: 01/03/2018

Degree: Masters

Scholarship Description: The Flemish Interuniversity Council (VLIR-UOS) offers 12 scholarships each year for our ICP Master’s programme Master of Statistics.


A.Nationality and Country of Residence: A candidate should be a national and resident of one of the following 31 countries (not necessarily the same country) at the time of application: Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Guinea, Cameroon, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mozambique, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Niger; Asia: Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, Palestinian Territories, Vietnam and Latin America: Bolivia, Cuba, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Nicaragua, Peru

B. Age: The maximum age for a Master programme candidate is 35 years. The candidate cannot succeed this age on January 1 of the intake year.


A. Allowance: € 890/month
B. Accommodation allowance: € 390/month
C. Family allowance: € 62 per dependent person/month
Several one-time payments
D. Insurance, international travel and tuition fee

Application:  Step 1: Online registration

Visit the link online registration
Complete the online registration form
Page STUDY PROGRAMME: select “Master of Statistics”
Page LEARNING ACCOUNT: if you have not yet obtained a degree in Belgium, the balance of your learning account is 140
Page SUCCESS RATE: if you weren’t enrolled at Hasselt University in the previous year, skip this page and proceed to the next page of the application form
If you are eligible to apply for the ICP scholarship, you will see this on the page FINANCES in the online application. To apply for the scholarship, you first have to mark the option “yes” on that
page (application for a VLIR-ICP-scholarship: “yes”)

Step 2: VLIR-UOS scholarship application form: To apply for the ICP scholarship, you have to follow a specific procedure. You’ll find more information about this procedure on the VLIR-application form, which you can download on top of the UP/DOWNLOAD page in your online application.
After completing the online registration form, you also have to upload your documents on the up/download page.

Step 3: Send hard copies of your application by post

Printout of the VLIR-UOS scholarship application form
Hard copies of legalised* degree certificates and academic transcripts
Hard copies of additional necessary documents: certified English translations of diplomas and degrees, proof of English proficiency, 2 letters of recommendation, passport picture

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