VLIR-UOS Scholarships, Belgium. Deadline: 01.02.2011
Kind of support: fellow
Duration: The one year master programmes start in September 2011 and end in June 2012. The two year master programmes start in September 2011 and end in June 2013.
Site: Flanders, Belgium
Topics: VLIR-UOS awards scholarships to students from developing countries so that they can follow a master or training programme in Belgium. These scholarships cover all related expenses. Every year, VLIR-UOS awards up to 180 scholarships to first-year master students and 70 scholarships to training participants. All programmes are specifically designed for people in positions of responsibility in civil society (e.g. universities, schools, NGOs, local communities, governments). The target group for master programmes comprises students from developing countries. Training programmes are tailored to people from developing countries with a certain degree of professional experience. Although these programmes are primarily oriented towards students and professionals from developing countries, they are also open to other people.
Eligibility: not older than 40 years for a master programme, not older than 45 years for a training programme.
Deadline: February 1, 2011