External Scholarships

Programme-specific scholarships

  • Educations.com Scholarship for Globally-Minded Leader 
    Educations.com is offering a €5000 scholarship to one ambitious Master’s student studying abroad in Europe in the fall of 2022. The scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding leader that is motivated to positively change the world.

Country-specific scholarships


  • John Monash Foundation
    Financial support available to students with an undergraduate degree from an Australian University, who are keen to pursue a postgraduate degree from a leading and highly ranked university across the world. The value of the previous scholarships were approximately between AUD $65,000 per year up-to AUD $195,000 for a total period of three years. 


    COLFUTURO offers each student up to $25,000 per year for a maximum period of 2 years. An important criteria in the selection process is the desire to return to Colombia and work in the country from 3 to 5 years. The selection process is primarily based on: academic grades of students, the quality of the study program applied for and the overall level of the other applicants.


  • Qalaa Holdings Scholarship Foundation
    The scholarships are divided into two schemes: the full scholarship covering tuition fee and living expenses, and the partial scholarship covering tuition fee only. The maximum annual amount granted is 50,000 USD. After completion of studies, graduates have to return to Egypt for at least two years.


  • Beasiwa Pendidikan Indonesia (BPI) Scholarship
    Scholarship program for Indonesian citizens funded by the Indonesian government and intended for master's and Doctoral studies in the field of: engineering, science, agriculture, maritime affairs and fisheries, medicine, health, food security, transportation and technology. Scholarships cover admission fees, tuition fees, visa, living expenses and other related expenses.
  • Thesis and Dissertation Scholarship
    Indonesian Education Scholarship (BPI) programme for thesis is intended for MSc and PhD students with limited funding to complete their thesis. This is applicable for students studying in Indonesia or abroad. 


  • Bolashak International Scholarship
    The Centre for International Programmes under the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan recognises DTU amongst the top 207 recognised universities, where Kazakhstani citizens are eligible to pursue Masters, PhD degrees and internship under the Bolashak International Scholarship programme. The scholarship covers all expenses. 


    Financial support (loans) for students interested in studying abroad for a duration of 6 to 24 months. FINEM collaborates with several Mexican universities towards grant of these loans. Scholarship applies to applicants interested in pursuing BSc, MSc or PhD in the of fields of engineering, environmental sciences, mathematics and computer sciences, medical and health sciences, transportation and communication
    Scholarships are awarded to Mexican citizens interested in pursuing a master's degree at a university abroad. Scholarships are usually partial and complimentary and cover only the first year of study. These are awarded, based on need and merit. Interested applicants should be Mexican citizens, preferably single, qualified professionals with a minimum GPA of 8.5 and have at least two years of full-time work experience. The support constitutes of 70% grant and 30% loan (without interest). An important criteria is that the awardee has to return to Mexico within 5 years upon completion of studies.
    Scholarships financed by the Mexican government for applicants who wish to apply or are currently students in top international universities, within areas of: natural sciences, engineering, environmental science, biotechnology, agricultural sciences, health sciences and energy. The amount is up to 300,000 pesos or equivalent for a maximum duration of 24 months in case of MSc, 36 - 48 months for Doctorate (all areas) and 60 months in case of BSc.

South Africa

  • FirstRand Laurie Dippenaar Scholarship
    The scholarship is directed for South African citizens interested in pursuing postgraduate studies with a maximum amount of 900,000 ZAR per annum in any discipline at an international university. The factors taken under consideration in the selection process are: academic excellence, leadership ability, community involvement and potential to be a destiny changer. Before applying for the scholarship, it is important that applicants should be conditionally accepted by the international university.


  • TEV - Garring Foundation's Scholarships for Denmark
    Scholarships are given to Turkish citizens with a bachelor's degree from a Turkish university, interested in pursuing Master studies in Denmark in the fields of computer systems, electrical and electronic communications, marine and coastal engineering, petroleum engineering, wind energy engineering and biotechnology. 


  • Fulbright Scholarship
    Applicants must be American citizens interested in pursuing a master's degree or PhD for an entire academic year of study and/or research in Denmark. For full -time master's students, the scholarship is granted for only the first year of a 2-year degree programme. Upon receipt of a Fulbright grant, students receive DKK 125,000/USD 18,000 and do not have to pay tuition fees during the granted year.
  • Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship
    A component of the Fullbright U.S. Student Program, the fellowship provides opportunities for U.S. citizens to participate in an academic year overseas. Applicants will be accepted within the following themes amongst others: innovation in areas of health, medicine, technology, energy, and economic development/prosperity.
  • American - Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) in New York City
    Applicants must be United States citizens or permanent residents and finished their bachelor's degree before starting projects in Nordic countries. ASF offers grants - up to $5,000 (three months duration) and fellowships -up to $23,000 (a year - long stay) to encourage applicants to pursue research, studies or a creative art project in one or more Scandinavian countries. The support covers project-related costs, tuition fees and material expenditures.

Other scholarships

  • The Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship
    The Aga Khan Foundation provides scholarships for postgraduate studies to students with excellent academic performance from the following countries: Bangladesh, India, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Madagascar and Mozambique. Candidates are evaluated on the basis of excellent academic records, financial need and admission to a highly reputable university. Applicants are expected to have relevant work experience in their field of interest. Scholarships are awarded on a 50 per cent grant: 50 per cent loan basis. Although priority is given to MSc studies, it is also applicable for PhD studies. 
  • Google Europe Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
    Financial support for students with disabilities (a long-term or recurring issue that impacts one or more major activities that others may consider a daily function) interested in pursuing Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Informatics, or a closely related technical field at all levels of studies. Each recipient will receive a €7,000 scholarship or equivalent.