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European Commission - Erasmus Mundus - Scholarships and Academic Cooperation

European Commission - Erasmus Mundus - Scholarships and Academic Cooperation

Action 1 - Erasmus Mundus Masters Courses (EMMCs) Below are the Erasmus Mundus Masters Courses that will be offering scholarships for courses starting in the academic year 2017-2018. Most consortia will require applications to be submitted between October and January, for course starting the following academic year. Students at Masters level can apply to a maximum of three different programmes. Both, students and potential scholars/guest lecturers should contact the relevant Consortium for more information on courses and application procedures. As from 2014, the new Erasmus+ programme selected additional masters consortia that are included in the list below.

Swiss Government Scholarships for International Students Swiss Government PhD/Postdoctoral Degree Deadline: varies, around Sept-Nov Study in: Switzerland Course starts 2015 Brief description: The Swiss Government, through the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS), awards various postgraduate scholarships to foreign scholars and researchers: University scholarships (Swiss universities, Federal Institutes of Technology as well as Universities of Applied Sciences) and Arts scholarships (schools of music and fine arts, only for a limited number of countries). These scholarships provide graduates from all fields with the opportunity to pursue doctoral or postdoctoral research in Switzerland at one of the public funded university or recognized institution. Host Institution(s):

Inclusive growth – a high-employment economy delivering economic, social and territorial cohesion How will the EU boost inclusive growth? Through 2 flagship initiatives: 1. Agenda for new skills and jobs for individuals – helping people acquire new skills, adapt to a changing labour market and make successful career shifts collectively – modernising labour markets to raise employment levels, reduce unemployment, raise labour productivity and ensuring the sustainability of our social models 2.

Top 100 Education Blogs Education blogs are becoming a means for educators, students, and education administrators to interact more effectively than ever before. They are also a great resource for those searching for the best online education programs to jumpstart their teaching careers. Technorati currently tracks 63.1 million blogs. CSC Scholarship - 2012 General Discussion - Life, Work and Study in China in General **This year's application process is nearly over, so please join us in the CSC Scholarship Results - 2012 topic for discussion on results. The following information was put together by the CSC Goddess extrapages with the help of admins and members. **The EU scholarship may still be available. See the American/EU topic for details.

International Student Festival in Trondheim 2013 Do you want to be a part of the world’s largest student festival? Apply for participation at ISFiT 2013 for an experience unlike anything you have ever known! ISFiT is short for the “International Student Festival in Trondheim”. La Trobe Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students La Trobe University Bachelors/Masters Degree Deadline: 6 Dec 13/24 Jan 14 Study in: Australia Course starts Semester 1, 2014 Brief description: Sustainable growth - for a resource efficient, greener and more competitive economy How will the EU boost sustainable growth? Through 2 flagship initiatives: 1. Resource-efficient Europe To support the shift towards a resource-efficient, low-carbon economy, our economic growth must be decoupled from resource and energy use by: reducing CO2 emissions promoting greater energy security. reducing the resource intensity of what we use and consume 2.

Chapters International - Workshop Lester Laminack Digging Into DetailsWe often hear ourselves suggesting to young writers, "add some details". That suggestion may lead to a loss of focus or confusion. I've been taken by the way children are using details. It seems that children are thinking of detail as a way to make their writing longer or that more is better. It's as if they are thinking a string of adjectives and physical descriptions scattered throughout the text makes it stronger.

Many Foreign Students Find Themselves Friendless in the U.S. - Students By Karin Fischer More than one in three foreign students in a new survey say they have no close U.S. friends, and many say they wish they had more, and more-meaningful, relationships with Americans. Students from China and elsewhere in East Asia report fewer friendships and greater dissatisfaction than do other international students. The study of more than 450 students at 10 public universities in the South and Northeast supports what educators have observed anecdotally: Many students from abroad, and especially the recent influx of undergraduates from China, are struggling to integrate in American classrooms and dorm rooms.

International student International undergraduate and postgraduate students starting in 2012 Tuition fees Your tutition fees will depend on what type of course you enrol for. Find out how much your course will cost

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