Scholarships from world-wide institutions – University of Copenhagen

Scholarships from world-wide institutions

The following list contains scholarship opportunities from external institutions. For enquiries, please contact the respective institutions.

Please note that the list only contains a few of the many institutions and foundations offering scholarships and awards. You can for example use scholarship databases in your further search for funding.

  • Aga Khan Foundation
    The Aga Khan Foundation provides a limited number of scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from select developing countries who have no other means of financing their studies. Scholarships are awarded on a 50% grant and 50% loan basis through a competitive application process. Please visit the website for more information.
  • Women Techmakers Scholars Program
    An academic scholarship, awarded based on academic performance, leadership, and impact on the community of women in tech. To be eligible to apply for the scholarship you must identify as female and be studying computer science, computer engineering or a closely related technical field. Visit the website for more specific information about the scholarship.
  • OFID
    The OFID Scholarship Award by the OPEC Fund for International Development is granted for students from developing countries who wish to pursue a Master’s degree in a development related field at an internationally recognized university. The scholarship covers tuition fees and a monthly allowance.
  • Rotary scholarship
    The Rotary Foundation provides scholarships for students through their Rotary Foundation Global Grants programme. Applicants have to be nominated by a local Rotary club, which are located in 70 countries around the world. In general, applications can be made on a rolling basis but the different local clubs might have internal application deadlines. Interested students should contact their local Rotary club.
  • The Gen Foundation
    The Gen Foundation is a charitable trust, which principally provides grants to students and researchers in natural sciences, in particular food sciences and technology.