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QS Undergraduate Scholarship

QS Undergraduate Scholarship
Value: Up to US$10,000
Recipient(s): 1
Level: Bachelors
Deadline: 30th April 2018

New for 2016/17, the QS Undergraduate Scholarship will award up to US$10,000 towards tuition fees, and is open to all talented students applying to start an undergraduate degree at a QS-ranked university.

Scholarship value: Up to US$10,000

Recipients: 1

Eligibility criteria: To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be accepted to study at a university featured in a QS ranking. This applies to all universities featured at any position in the QS World University Content®, QS World University Content by Subject, QS World University Content by Faculty, QS Top 50 Under 50, or QS University Content by Region. The scholarship will be awarded only to a student enrolling in the first year of an undergraduate (bachelor’s) degree at a QS-ranked university.

Application process: First, . Then follow the link at the end of the survey to submit your application essay.

Essay topic: Choose a person who has had a significant impact on your life so far. This could be someone you know personally, or a famous person from the past or present. Explain how and why this person has inspired you, and how s/he has influenced your academic and professional goals.

You may wish to write about:

-          A family member or friend

-          An inspiring teacher or another professional

-          A famous scientist, artist or other celebrated personality

You should consider:

-          What makes this person inspiring?

-          How has s/he changed your attitude, behavior and/or ambitions?

-          How does this relate to your future academic and career plans?

Make sure your essay:

-          Sticks to the word limit (no more than 500 words)

-          Includes a short outline of your study plans and future ambitions

-          Follows a clear structure, with accurate spelling and grammar

Word limit: Maximum 500 words

Please indicate your full name, scholarship title at the beginning of your essay. These words will not count towards the essay limit.

Deadline: 30th April 2018

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by the QS Scholarships Team within a two week period following the application deadline. At this stage, you will be asked to provide proof that you have been accepted to study an undergraduate degree at a university featured in a QS ranking.

QS will transfer the scholarship funding to the university on behalf of the winner. The award can only be used to cover tuition fees.

If you’re applying to study a master’s or PhD, explore QS’s current range of postgraduate scholarships.

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Hi am Ravichandran from Chennai India. Am Diploma in Mechanical Engineering I want to study in supply chain management courses or Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering. please suggest me. which college give scholarship.

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Hello I have an offer from Imperial College London to read Electrical and Electronic Engineering. It is an undergraduate course but it is also an integrated masters course so bachelor's level study is combined with masters' level study later on. So am I eligible for this scholarship?

Hi my name is Winners Ngobeni from South Africa, I would like to get admission and study at any QS recognized University in Ireland, Australia or London. Please also helpe on how to apply for QS undergraduate scholarships. I need to study media & communication or political science

Hii. I had a diploma in AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING. And now I want to continue my further education (bachlore) in Canada OR south Africa. So kindly guide me about the admission procedure. It would be a great help to me.

Hi Ankit, please take a look at our guides on studying in Canada and South Africa, as both contain advice on the admissions procedures for each country. Hope this helps! :)

Hi, I am interested in a scholarship to study veterinary medicine or animal science. Currently I hold a diploma in animal sciences with a seven year field experience. Am from Zambia. I need help on the application procedure. Which one comes first; applying for a scholarship or an institution of choice?

hey... I'm from sri lanka and I'm intrusted in a bachelor degree on automotive engineering if anyone would sponsor me or guide me it would be a great help. Being a automotive engineer is my dream

Hello...! I want to study in spain for bechlor degree in business...! Guide me about this plz...!!!

hi how do i know which universities are featured in the QS program? do i first apply for admission in the universuty then scholarship or the other way??

Hi Florence, you'll need to have been accepted by your chosen university to apply for this scholarship - the university simply needs to have been included in any QS ranking.

which one comes first accepted by the university or applying for the scholarship
if the university is first how i can apply for it ?

Hi, please I will to go for undergraduate program in any country you guys prepare for me, please help me, really have a passion to study mechanical engineering in abroad, thank you

Hello, I'm looking for bachelor scholarship in UK,America,Canada
My english level is upper inermediate.
May i hope to get scholarship?
Thanks

I complete my bachelor degree in economic i would like to prefere the abroad to prepare my master degree please try to help me u can contact in my gmail send me

Hi Khalid, I'm afraid we can't reply to individual questions via email, but if you post your query here I'll do my best to help. :)

Hello, I was applying for the QS bachelor scholarship and during filling the application I did not found my nationality Palestinian or my country Palestine, so what should I do?

Hi Mustafa, please could you email [email protected] explaining the issue you're having. Thank you.

How do I submit the essay.?

Hello, is possible to apply for 2019 academic year.?

Hello, you should submit your essay after completing the .

Hello i want to study in canada so any guys me information about canadina study and scholarship

Hi Nasir, please take a look at our list of scholarships to study in Canada. You can find out more about how to find scholarships to study abroad in this helpful guide. Hope this helps! 

Hello ! I am a student in Cambodia .Now i want to study at abroad .but i don't have any money to pay for study .

Is education gap matter I want to study abroad Canada, AUSTRALIA, USA about primary education course in Bachelor is this course available.....

Please is the scholarship given be just once or it will be continually renewed when it is finished??

Hi Victor, I'm afraid the scholarship is awarded once to the winner and is not renewed each year. We will offer the Undergraduate Scholarship once every year.

Student from India can apply?!!

hello who can consult me applying to kaist orkorean universities

I completed my masters degree in accounting last year..I want to go canada for higher education.how can I get scholarship in Canadian university???

Hi Mohshin, we've listed a range of scholarships to study in Canada here, and our guide on how to find scholarships to study abroad includes advice on submitting the perfect scholarship application. :)

I applied for this scholarship about 3 months ago (before going to a QS event). When I applied, I wrote that I would be attending a QS event in the near future. Now that I have gone to a QS event do I have to apply for the scholarship again or will they somehow know that I attended the QS event?

Hi hope u fine. i want to ask whether the scholarship be only for ist academic year OR will continue till completion of undergraduate program?

i was finish the applicant but where i must upload my essai? are you know mehmood

Hi Mehmood, the scholarship is only available for the first academic year. 

Am I eligible for it?and how can get started for the test

Hi! I hope every one is fine,I finished my higher secondary leve.I am a Tanzanian.and am seeking for sponsorship .please may I get advice...

Hi Stephano, as mentioned in the article above, in order to be eligible for this scholarship you should be accepted to study an undergraduate degree at any QS-ranked university. There's no test, but you'll need to complete the applicant survey and submit a scholarship essay. 

I need an undergraduate scholarship.How I can manage one?

I am looking forward to do a undergraduate MD Degree from Riga Stradins University. Is it possible to get this scholarship if i win incase. Waiting for your reply

i wish to get scholarship for my son who wish to pursue his bachelor level study in Business management he has 9.2 CGPA in 10+2 Commerce stream in session 2016-17. Kindly help

Hello every body I have completed the bachelor request scholarship but I have no idea that Am I insist of it or not

Hello,My name is Akanksha and I am currently in 11th grade(junior year) . I wanted to know if I applied now and got selected for the scholarship will it be valid if I joined the university after 2 years

hi everyone,i need a scholarship in medical university,here anyone have any information about that , please help me.i will be thanks,

Hi Malik, please take a look at our list of medical scholarships around the world. Hope this helps. 

my son has more interest in video game development and designing , he decided to follow a degree programe in Canada as a international student with scholarships, please can you help me, I will be grateful if you replay thanks a lot.
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Hi Seenivasan, your son might be interested in applying for one of these scholarships to study in Canada. More information about studying in Canada can be found here. Hope this helps!

Hi,my name is. Adili blessing from Nigeria,please am interested in this scholarship, I don't know how to apply, I have finish my secondary school but no money to further into university, please can you help me,i will be grateful if you reply thanks

Hello, as it states in the text above, you'll need to firstly submit the QS applicant survey and then submit your application essay at the end of the application process. Your essay should be about a person who's had a significant impact on your life so far. Hope this helps, and good luck!

Hello, I was accepted at the Universidad de Salamanca to study, starting spring 2018 with a 100% tuition scholarship. if I won this scholarship, would it be possible to use the money for maintenance instead of tuition? Thank you