Iranians can apply for various national and international grants and scholarships to proceed with their higher studies abroad or in Iran. If you are a student hoping to qualify for an international scholarship, look for a good sample essay for scholarship and study its format.
Some of the international scholarships for Iranians to consider for 2021 to 2021 include:
- International Ambassador Scholarships at University of West London
The University of West London is offering this scholarship opportunity to bachelors and masters degree applicants. The deadline for applications is July 1, 2020 and courses start in May 2020 and September 2020. This scholarship provides financial help for exceptional students who want to act as ambassadors for the university.
Fields of study include any full-time postgraduate and undergraduate course offered by the university, which offers up to 100 scholarships annually. The target group is international students from outside the European Union, including Iranian students. For the first year of study, students who qualify will get a tuition fee discount of up to 5,000 pounds. To apply for the scholarship, you must be a self-funded international student, and the university awards the scholarships on a competitive basis. You need to demonstrate enthusiasm and the ability to excel as an international student ambassador.
- Hubert Humphrey Fellowships in the U.S. for International Students
This is a non-degree fellowship offered by the government of the United States of America. If you are interested, you need to apply before October 1, 2020, and the program will begin between April and September 2021. This fellowship program is ideal for professionals interested in enhancing their leadership skills through a reciprocal exchange of ideas about issues of common concern in their home countries and the United States.
Fellows attend one of the participating universities in the U.S., but they do not have the luxury of choosing which university they will attend. The program assigns them in different groups to the most appropriate university based on their professional field and area of interest.
- Westminster International Postgraduate Scholarship
This is a full scholarship that you can only apply for once the University of Westminster offers you either an unconditional or a conditional place in your preferred course. If you fail to submit an application for admission, the university will not consider your scholarship application. You need to have a place on a course before applying for a scholarship.
This postgraduate scholarship covers various costs, including:
- Flights to and from London
- Waiver of full tuition fee
- Living expenses
The University of Westminster offers six scholarships annually. To be eligible, you need to be an international student from a developing country, including Iran. You also need to hold an offer at the University of Westminster for a full-time Masters program in September 2020. Finally, you must demonstrate financial need, academic excellence, and potential to develop.
Various fellowships and scholarships go to developing countries to encourage students to pursue higher education. The Iranian government, Iranian scholarship foundations, corporations, and various international universities sponsor different grants and scholarships for undergraduates, graduate, and PhD applicants, scientists, and researchers.