I am back with another post on the latest EPFL Excellence Scholarships opening that is available for intending masters scholars in École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland.
Type of Scholarship: the type of scholarship is a Master’s degree scholarship.
Deadline: The deadline for this scholarship is 15 Dec/15 April (annual)
Study location: the location for this scholarship is Switzerland and the Next course starts September 2020.
Brief description: EPFL offers a limited number of fellowships at the Master’s level to students with outstanding academic records. Some of the fellowships are financed by EPFL directly and others through partnerships with foundations or companies.
Host Institution(s): The host institution for this scholarship is École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland.
Field of study: This scholarship is open for all the Eligible Master’s Programme offered at University.
Number of Awards: The scholarship is limited to a Limited number of people.
Target group: the scholarship is open to all students including international students.
Scholarship value/inclusions: The scholarship value For external applicants includes CHF 16’000 per academic year split into monthly payments (CHF 32’000 for a two-year Master’s or CHF 24’000 for a 1 1/2 year Master’s) and reservation of a room in student’s accommodation.
Note that accommodation, tuition fees, visa fees, etc. must be paid by the fellowship holder.
Eligibility: Anyone applying to an EPFL Master’s Program is eligible for the scholarship. Anyone holding a Bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent) in a related field from a recognized university can apply to one of the EPFL Masters Programs.
The selection of candidates and the granting of the fellowships is done based solely on the evaluation of the academic records of the candidates.
Application instructions: The application is done via the same online form as your application to a Master’s program. It is, however, necessary to tick a box indicating that your profile should also be considered for an excellence fellowship. Applications can be filled online from mid-November to the 15th of December, or from the 16th of December to the 15th of April.
It is important to read the EPFL Fellowship Guidelines and visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Official Scholarship Website: https://www.epfl.ch/education/studies/en/financing-study/grants/excellence-fellowships/
Safescholarship wishes you all the best.