Students with strong academics, good performance on standardized exams & extra curricular achievements would be eligible for scholarship awards. There are several types of study abroad scholarships to apply for such as:
These scholarships are based on a student's academic or other abilities, and often play a role in student's extracurricular activities record.
These are scholarships for students who qualify based on factors such as gender, race, religion, family and medical history.
These are scholarships awarded by a country to students who want to pursue a program in that particular country.
Program-specific scholarships are offered by individual colleges and universities where they may be associated to applicants.
Subject-specific scholarships are awarded by Universities or institutions to students based on their particular major or field of study.
Who Should Apply?
The candidates applying for financial aid must keep in mind that there are certain factors and requisites claiming it. The candidates who are fit for scholarships are those with high level of academic achievement, high standardized examination scores (GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, IELTS etc.), who have financial need but have private funds too & who specialize in a field relevant to the department and faculty.