List of Development Studies Scholarships, Grants, and Fellowships for International Students


Top 25 International Scholarships for Development-Related Studies



There are a significant number of scholarships offered by Universities, Foreign Governments, and International Organizations that support development-related studies such as agriculture, education, global health, environment, public policy, peace, water and sanitation etc. There are also those scholarships that support general fields of study that help in the development of one’s home country.

Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Programme at Oxford University

University of Oxford
Masters Degree

Deadline: 8/22 Jan 2016* (annual)
Study in:  UK
Course starts 2016

Swedish Institute Study Scholarships

Swedish Institute
Masters Degree

Deadline: 15 Dec 2015/13 Feb 2016
Study in: Sweden
Course starts August 2016

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme at UK Universities

DFID/UK Universities
Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 April 2016 (annual)
Study in:  UK
Course starts Sep/Oct 2016

Holland Scholarship for Non-EEA International Students

Nuffic Netherlands
Bachelors/Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 Feb/1 May 2016 (annual)
Study in:  Netherlands
Course starts 2016

VLIR-UOS Training and Masters Scholarships in Belgium

Training/Masters Degree

Deadline: varies (annual)
Study in:  Belgium
Course starts 2016

Amsterdam Excellence Scholarships (AES)

University of Amsterdam
Masters Degree

Deadline: 15 Jan 2016 (annual)
Study in: Netherlands
Course starts September 2016

Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for International Students

Utrecht University
Bachelors/Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 April/1 Dec (annual)
Study in:  Netherlands
Course starts Sept 2016

Uppsala IPK Scholarships for International Students

Uppsala University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 15 Jan 2016 (annual)
Study in: Sweden
Course starts August 2016

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme for International Students

Hong Kong RGC
Doctoral (PhD) Degree

Deadline: 1 Dec 2015 (annual)
Study in:  Hong Kong, China
Course starts  September 2016

AAUW International Fellowships in USA for Women


Deadline: 1 Dec 2015 (annual)
Study in: USA
Next course starts July 2016

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowships

University of Manitoba
Masters/PhD Degree

Deadline: varies (annual)
Study in: Canada
Course starts 2016 

Radboud Scholarship Programme for International Students

Radboud University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 April 2016
Study in: Netherlands
Course starts September 2016

Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Countries

Master’s/PhD Degree

Deadline: 19 Nov 2015 (annual)
Study in: UK
Course starts AY 2016-2017

British Chevening Scholarships for International Students

British Government/FCO
Masters Degree

Deadline: 3 Nov 2015 (annual)
Study in: UK
Course starts AY 2016/2017

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