Postgraduate funding


Name Description Contacts Source
Bolashak International Scholarship  Bolashak International Scholarship was established on November 5, 1993 by the Decree of President of the Republic of Kazakhstan N. A. Nazarbayev. The Scholarship has become some kind of guarantor of successful career growth and professional self-realization of its graduates.


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UK and Europe
German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD) Founded in Heidelberg in 1925 on the initiative of a single student, the DAAD has since become one of the most important funding organizations in the world for the international exchange of students and researchers.
Gates Cambridge Scholarship The Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme was established in October 2000 by a donation of US$210m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge; this is the largest ever single donation to a UK university.
Chevening scholarship Chevening is the UK government’s international awards scheme aimed at developing global leaders. Funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations, Chevening offers two types of award – Chevening Scholarships and Chevening Fellowships.
Newcastle University Overseas Research Scholarship (NUORS) Newcastle University is committed to offering support to the very best international students hoping to pursue a programme of research. It offers a small number of University funded NUORS awards for outstanding international students who apply to commence PhD studies in any subject in 2020/21.
The best UK scholarships


Scholarships to study abroad in the UK you could be eligible for through the UK government and individual universities
Campus France List of French scholarship programs Agence Campus France is a French national Agency dedicated to the promotion of French higher education abroad.
Invest your talent in Italy – IYT Invest Your Talent in Italy offers you the opportunity to develop your skills through a range of MASTER’S AND POSTGRADUATE COURSES TAUGHT IN ENGLISH at prestigious Italian Universities, geared towards improving your academic, technical and professional skills.
Erasmus exchange programme Erasmus students are those that take advantage of the Erasmus exchange program, a well-supported and organized scheme that has been in operation since the late 1980’s. It allows for students to study at universities in the EU member states for set periods of time.
Erasmus Mundus scholarships  The SERP+ master is launching its new application campaign to recruit excellent students in chemistry, physical-chemistry and materials science. About 20 Erasmus Mundus scholarships for both European and non-European students are available ( teaching is delivered in English by a consortium of 4 European universities: University of Paris-Saclay (France) – University of Genoa (Italy) – University of Porto (Portugal) – Adam Mickiewicz University (Poland) and aims at training students in areas such as: renewable energies, green chemistry, nanosciences, nanomedicine, innovative materials, applications of radiations. A summer school on transferable skills is also part of the training to develop the students’ entrepreneurial skills as well as a six-month internship.Applications online before February 15th, 2020 for the scholarships and June 15th, 2020 for self-financed students on our website:
Fullbright programme  Established in 1946, was created to promote mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries of the world. Today, the Fulbright program is one of the most widely recognized and prestigious international exchange programs in the world
International Scholarships to Study in the US US scholarships for international students, some funded by the US government, some funded by private organizations and some funded by specific institutions
Japan, Republic of Korea, Singapore, Australia
Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)  Offer awards and scholarships to young aspiring scientific talent from top global universities to enable them to pursue their passions in science and engineering and to prepare them for a rewarding R&D career.
Monash University scholarships for international students offer generous scholarships to support you and your graduate research, so you can focus on what’s important. It’s our investment in ideas and people that will change the world – and it covers more than just the cost of study.
Advanced Digital Sciences Center (ADSC)  Seeks top students with interest and experience in computer vision, image processing, machine learning, computer human interaction, networking and/or security. Established in 2009, ADSC is a research center in Singapore (SIN) operated by ECE and CS faculty of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and core-funded by Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR).
Scholarships from the Korean Government Various Ministries of the Korean Government run scholarship programs for foreign students and are gradually increasing their quotas. At present, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Culture, Sports & Tourism, and Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade run scholarships for foreign students
Japan National Institute of Genetics The National Institute of Genetics (“Japanese Institute of Genetics”) is a Japanese institution founded in 1949
MEXT Japanese scholarship (MEXT The MEXT scholarship is one of the best opportunities international students have when studying abroad in Japan. With several thousand recipients of different academic levels a year, the MEXT scholarship is the your ticket to achieving your academic goals.
Other sources
Scholars4dev scholars4dev, short for Scholarships for Development, is an updated listing of international scholarships that are open to students from developing countries and international students in general.
Scholarships for Kazakhstan Students Students from Kazakhstan looking for PhD scholarship, Masters Scholarships, or Undergraduate scholarships to fund their education abroad can check here latest international Scholarships for Kazakhstan Students 2019 – 2020 announced by foreign universities and governments. The list of scholarship range from fully funded to limited support or tuition fee waiver and suggested as top Scholarships for Kazakhstan Students.
Yessenov Foundation The foundation offers scholarship programs for students.
Taiburyl scholarship The mission of the organization is to support talented students, who need sponsorship to fund their education or research or aspirations in the sphere of culture.
Grants and scholarships for international students Foreign universities, where foreign students can get a grant to study
Websites to look for scholarships to study in the US (Masters and PhD programs) for Kazakhstani students: Scholarships change and requirements also change. It is recommended students to do an individual research for the best-fit options