.: OPEC/OFID Scholarships for International Students (DEADLINE: MAY 1, 2016) up to USD 50,000                                                          

OPEC/OFID Scholarships for International Students (DEADLINE: MAY 1, 2016) up to USD 50,000

Deadline: 1 May 2016
Open to: holders of undergraduate degree from a developing country
Scholarship: up to USD 50,000


The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) is pleased to announce that qualified applicants who have obtained or are on the verge of completing their undergraduate degree and who wish to study for a Master’s degree are welcome to apply for the OFID Scholarship. Through its scholarship scheme, OFID aims to help highly motivated, highly driven individuals overcome one of the biggest challenges to their careers – the cost of graduate studies.

OFID scholarships will be awarded to four students or candidates for master’s degree studies. Applicants must be from a developing country (except OFID Member Countries), and he/she must first obtain admission to pursue a Master’s degree studies in a relevant field of development, from any recognized university/college in the world.

Focus areas of this scholarship are:



The winners of the OFID Scholarship Award will receive a scholarship of up to USD 50,000. The funds will be spread over a maximum of one year, toward the completion of a Master’s degree, or its equivalent, at an accredited educational institution, starting in the autumn of the academic year 2016/2017.

How to apply?

In order to apply you should fill in the online application
Application Guidelines:
For more information please visit the official webpage.

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