OSCE Academy Scholarships 2017 for National / International students in Kyrgyzstan
OSCE Academy Scholarships 2017 for National / International students in Kyrgyzstan

Master / MS / MA Scholarships 

Fully Funded Scholarships for National / International students (from the OSCE participating states)

2017 / 2018 Scholarships in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

OSCE Academy Scholarships 2017

OSCE Academy is offering scholarships for international students from the OSCE participating states. These scholarships are offered for those applicants who want to pursue their MA degree program OSCE Academy in the Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The OSCE Academy in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan is a regional centre for post-graduate education, capacity building, research, and dialogue. The OSCE Academy, created by the Memorandum of Understanding between the OSCE and the Government of Kyrgyzstan, is supported by Norway, Finland, Germany, the USA, Denmark, Canada and other OSCE participating states.

Field of Study / Subjects

Applicants can choose these fields for Master program:

  • Politics
  • Security Program
  • Economic Governance
  • Development Program

Other latest Scholarships in Kyrgyzstan are also offered for different degrees and subjects all over the Kyrgyzstan.

Number of Scholarships

Limited numbers of awards are offered

Duration of Scholarship

Standard duration for MA program

Scholarship Description / Details

OSCE Academy provide many grants, these following grants are:

  • Cover full tuition fee
  • Stipend of 180 Euros per month
  • Housing allowance of 120 Euros per month (Bishkek residents are not eligible)
  • Round trip travel to Bishkek
  • Medical insurance (except for the citizens of Kyrgyzstan)
  • Child allowance of 15 Euros per child per month
  • Funded internship opportunities in Europe for top students

Eligible Countries

Applicants from the OSCE participating states can apply. The OSCE has 57 participating States:

Europe, Central Asia and North America, Albania, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Monaco, Norway, Romania, Serbia, Spain, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, United States, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Denmark, France, Greece, Iceland, Kazakhstan, Liechtenstein, Malta, Montenegro, Poland, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Sweden, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Belarus, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Estonia, Georgia, Holy See, Ireland, Kyrgyzstan, Lithuania, Moldova, Mongolia, Netherlands, Portugal, San Marino, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey and United Kingdom.

Priority is given to applicants from five Central Asian countries (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan), Afghanistan and Mongolia.

Eligibility Criteria

In to be considered, applicants must be:

  • Successful completion of an academic degree of higher education (BA, MA, M.Sc, Diploma) in a related academic field
  • Advanced level of English
  • Applicants age 32 or younger as of 1 September 2017
  • Applicants must be from OSCE participating states

How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required

To apply for this scholarship:

Contact us:

  • Email for MA in Politics and Security Program: MA-PS@osce-academy.net
  • Email for MA in Economic Governance and Development Program: MA-EGD@osce-academy.net
  • Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek, pereulok Botanichesky 1 А
  • Tel: +996 (312) 54-32-00. 54-12-00
  • Fax: +996 (312) 54-23-13

Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 15th April (annual)

Official Website: Visit official website to find further details