The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) Scholarships 2017 for International Students in Any Country
The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) Scholarships 2017 for International Students in Any Country

Masters / MS Scholarships 

Fully Funded Scholarships for International Students

2017 / 2018 Scholarships in Any Country

The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) Scholarships 2017

The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) is offering scholarships for international students except OFID member countries (Algeria, Ecuador, Gabon, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, and Venezuela). These scholarships are offered for those applicants who want to pursue their master degree in any country.

Fields of Study / Subjects

Applicants select a subject of study, such as:

  • Economics of development
  • Poverty reduction
  • Energy and sustainable development
  • Environment (desertification)
  • Science
  • Technology

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

Numbers of Scholarships

Total 4 awards are offered by the OFID in any country

Duration of Scholarships

OFID offered scholarships funds for maximum one year

Scholarships Description / Details

The OFID scholarships cover:

  • Tuition fees, including any supplementary examination fees
  • Health Insurance
  • A monthly allowance to cover living expenses
  • Books
  • Accommodation
  • Pay for travel costs from the nearest airport to the student’s place of residence
  • The winners of the OFID Scholarship Award will receive a scholarship of up to US$50,000

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be between the ages of 23-32
  • Must have obtained or be on the verge of completing their undergraduate degree with a Baccalaureate from an accredited college/university, or its equivalent
  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 rating system, or its equivalent
  • Must be a national of a developing country (except OFID member countries: Algeria, Ecuador, Gabon, Indonesia,  Iran, Iraq, Kuwait,  Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Venezuela)

How to Apply / Download Scholarships Form / Documents Required

  • Applicants must complete the on-line application
  • https://app.wizehive.com/appform/login/OfidScholarship2016
  • Required documents:
  • A completed on-line application form
  • A scanned copy of the applicant’s passport
  • A scanned copy of the last university degree or certificate
  • A scanned letter of acceptance from chosen educational institution, confirming your admission, subject of study and duration of the Master’s degree program (must not exceed one year)
  • A proof of meeting any prerequisites, including language proficiency
  • A short essay – of about 500 words in English
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Contact us:

Email: info@ofid.org

Last Date to Apply / Deadline: March (Annual)

Official Website: Visit official website of the foundation

http://www.ofid.org/FOCUS-AREAS/Beyond-the-scope/Scholarship-Award