Is the college tuition fees scaring you and ruining your chances in college? We all can agree college is a hefty cost to deal with. However, there is no problem that cannot be solved. stay with me as I discuss some social scholarship and its details.  

GSUK Middle East and N. Africa Outstanding Achievement Scholarship

The GSUK Middle East and N. Africa Scholarships are open for international students for undergraduate programs at the University of Birmingham. It is offered to all social science degrees in the university. The university will provide £2,500 towards tuition fees for the first year. 

To be eligible for this scholarship, the student must be a full-time student at the university. They need to meet all the academic conditions of their program. The scholarship doesn’t cover all the expenses of the study and the living or travel expenses. You must be able to pay the remaining cost. However, it still covers a great deal if you compare it to the whole.

Deadline: 2 July, 2021

New Zealand Aid Program 

The New Zealand Aid Program is a fully-funded scholarship offered to undergraduate students. It covers a wide range of subjects including all the social science subjects offered at the University of Auckland, Auckland University of Technology, Victoria University of Wellington, Lincoln University New Zealand, Massey University, University of Otago, University of Waikato. 

You must be 18 years of age to apply for this scholarship. You don’t have to select the institution during your application however make sure to meet all the requirements for your preferred courses in the institution. Each institution has a preferred level of English you need. For undergraduate degrees, you need an IELTS score of 6.0 or a TOEFL score of 80. This is a great scholarship to look into. It covers your full tuition along with a living allowance, medical allowance, travelers insurance, travel to and from your country during the period of your study. Do check out this one.

Deadline: 28 Feb/27 March annually

Global Korea Scholarship 

The Global Korea Scholarship is fully funded by the Korean government at any South – Korean university. It is open to international students from all over the world. The students along with their parents must be citizens of that country. The Scholarship covers all the 4-year courses at the University.  

To be eligible for this scholarship, the student must possess above 80% from their institution. The application procedure includes the Korean Embassy. Applicants submit the required documents to the Korean Embassy in their country and the documents are then sent to the NIIED where they evaluate the candidates and notify the embassy.

Deadline: keep an eye on the Korean Embassy of your country. 

Emergency Grant, Leibniz University Hannover

Learning University Hannover offers an emergency grant to international students. You can enroll in any social science degree in the university and apply for a scholarship. For applying for this grant, students need to submit their Passport, Previous education transcripts, Tenancy agreements, Certificate of Earning, academic records (grade transcripts). 

The students must have the minimum scores in TOEFL, IELTS, DSH, TestDaF. The scores are 72, 6.0, 2, 4.4. This scholarship is awarded solely based on merit and financial need. The students need to be enrolled meeting all the required criteria of the university. 

Deadline: According to university intake, you will apply for the scholarship after you are accepted. 

Italy UCSC international awards at Catholic University

Italy UCSC international awards offered by Catholic University are open for international students. This award is applicable for any degree in the university. The university covers 37% of the tuition fees. The student will be given accommodation. Before applying for the award, the student must be accepted into any program of the university. 

Students need to submit their high school records, Diploma certificate, Bachelor’s degree. You must also have the minimum scores in IELTS (6.0), TOEFL IBT (84), Cambridge English (173), Cambridge IGCSE First Language English (D), Cambridge IGCSE English as a Second Language ©. 

Deadline: According to university intake, you will apply for the scholarship after you are accepted. 

College is not cheap. Students find themselves struggling amid their education and the heavy cost that their education comes with. They have to deal with student loans, the pressure of jobs, and other issues that come in the way after their graduation. Most students look for scholarships or financial aid to help them. The scholarships mentioned above are a few of the many out there. So don’t lose hope. Also do check these scholarships out.