Study In Switzerland: E4D Continuing Education Scholarships 2019

Study In Switzerland: E4D Continuing Education Scholarships 2019

Applications are invited for the E4D Continuing Education Scholarships which is awarded to Individuals who are looking at pursuing a degree program at ETH Zurich, Switzerland.

This scholarship program is aimed at enhancing the knowledge and skills of future leaders with the perspective of contributing to capacity development and poverty reduction in their home countries.

Application Deadline: April 30, 2019 and November 30, 2019

Eligible Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde* (Capo Verde), Central African Republic, Chad, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Dem. Rep., Congo, Rep., Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Arab Rep., El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, The Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Rep., Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Korea, Dem Rep., Kosovo, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macedonia, FYR, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Fed. Sts., Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Romania, Rwanda, Samoa, São Tomé and Principe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tonga, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, RB, Vietnam, West Bank and Gaza, Yemen, Rep., Zambia and Zimbabwe.

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Type: The E4D Continuing Education Scholarship Programme covers ETH Master of Advanced Studies (MAS), Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) and Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) programmes.

Value Of Scholarships: The E4D Continuing Education Scholarship covers the following expenses:

  • Economy round trip ticket (max. 2’000 CHF) 2
  • Visa fees
  • Living allowance for the duration of the programme: 2’000 CHF per month if the programme is longer than 3 weeks (full-time programme). 800 CHF per week if the programme duration is up to 3 weeks.3 4
  • ETH general tuition fee: 580 CHF per semester (in the form of a tuition fee waiver).
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  • Applicants must hold a completed and recognised Master’s degree from a university and proof of professional working experience of at least 2 years.
  • Applicants must be citizens of the above mentioned regions
  • Applicants must have been accepted to an ETH MAS, DAS or CAS programme based on his/her academic and professional qualifications.
  • Applicants must be proficient in English Language

How To Apply: The following are required during application;

» CV6 of the candidate

» MSc or Masters Diploma and academic transcript(s)

» Certificate of employment

» 1-2 page application letter, stating the motivation to attend the programme and the impact for the candidate’s career development and beyond.

» Two professional references

» Formal admission letter from the School for Continuing Education confirming that the candidate is admitted to the MAS, DAS or CAS programme (can be submitted after the application deadline).

Applications must be submitted in electronic format to Patricia Heuberger, ETH Global: [email protected]



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