Study Abroad Scholarships

Maximize Savings! Explore and apply for scholarships tailored to your needs

Scholarships

168+

Amount($)

1,000,000+

Country

100+
Sprinkles

Popular Scholarships

The GyanDhan Scholarship is a one-time merit based award granted to academically bright Indian student going to pursue postgraduate studies abroad irrespective of the country.

Benefits Worth

₹ 100,000

Deadline

31 Aug 2024

Country

Multiple

Course Level

-

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

-
The Prodigy Finance - GyanDhan Engineering Scholarship funds two academically bright Indian students to study abroad.

Benefits Worth

₹ 205,191

Deadline

31 Aug 2024

Country

Multiple

Course Level

-

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

Merit-based
The Prodigy Finance - GyanDhan Scholarship funds two academically bright Indian students to study abroad.

Benefits Worth

₹ 205,191

Deadline

31 Aug 2024

Country

Multiple

Course Level

Master

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

Merit-based
IU Scholarships at IU Internationale Hochschule, Germany offer 40% - 75% funding for international students on basis of academic merit & financial need for undergraduate & postgraduate studies.

Benefits Worth

Deadline

15 Feb 2025

Country

Germany

Course Level

-

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

-
The German Chancellor Fellowship for postgraduate research in Germany helps international students implement their project idea to explore solutions for global issues.

Benefits Worth

₹ 2,787,300

Deadline

15 Oct 2024

Country

Germany

Course Level

-

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

Merit-based
Ms. Agatha Harrison Memorial Fellowship is an advanced research fellowship offered by the Indian Ministry of Human Resources and Development. It is a subject-focused fellowship that benefits one...

Benefits Worth

₹ 3,115,400

Deadline

15 Jan 2025

Country

United Kingdom

Course Level

-

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

Merit-based
The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships foster research in science, engineering, humanities, & social science & are exclusive to Ph.D. holders from Canadian institutions.

Benefits Worth

₹ 4,263,100

Deadline

30 Sep 2024

Country

Canada

Course Level

-

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

Merit-based
The Education Future International Scholarship funds meritorious Indian students to study abroad for undergraduate & postgraduate courses in different fields of study.

Benefits Worth

₹ 98,300

Deadline

15 Jan 2025

Country

Multiple

Course Level

-

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

Merit based
Lady Meherbai D Tata Education Trust Scholarships are merit-based financial support for Indian women graduates of reputed institutions to pursue higher education abroad.

Benefits Worth

₹ 655,800

Deadline

15 Jan 2025

Country

Multiple

Course Level

-

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

Need-based
The Felix Scholarship supports Indian students at the University of Oxford, the University of Reading, & the University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies pursuing graduate studies.

Benefits Worth

Deadline

15 Jan 2025

Country

United Kingdom

Course Level

-

Special Restrictions

NA

Scholarship Type

Merit-based and Need-based
Displaying items 1-10 of 168 in total

Don't limit your funding options to just scholarships.

Explore education loan options to finance your study abroad journey.

Sprinkles

Frequently Asked Questions

Sprinkles
Why do you need a Scholarship?

A scholarship for studying abroad is beneficial as it provides crucial financial support, making education at prestigious institutions accessible. Beyond cost relief, it offers a diverse and enriching learning experience, fostering personal growth and independence. The exposure to different cultures enhances language skills and broadens perspectives, creating a globally-minded individual. Additionally, the international experience enriches resumes, increasing career opportunities, and the diverse network built abroad proves valuable both personally and professionally. Overall, a scholarship for overseas education is a gateway to a comprehensive, transformative, and globally relevant academic journey.

What is a merit-based scholarship?

As the name suggests, these scholarships are given to students who have proved their merit – either in the field of academics, sports, extra-curricular, or something similar. These scholarships take into account a student’s exceptional achievement in any of the above fields. Most Universities offer such scholarships to deserving students who have demonstrated their achievements in these fields.

What is a need-based scholarship?

These scholarships take into account a student’s financial background. In order to be eligible for these scholarships, students should belong to a financially weaker background and should need financial assistance for pursuing their desired program. Though the student’s financial background is the primary concern for this scholarship, it should be remembered that even for this kind of scholarship, a student’s academic record is considered and only students who have demonstrated their zeal to learn and their academic prowess are given this scholarship.

Which are country specific scholarships?

Country-specific scholarships: Many governments, public authorities, or universities award scholarships, bursaries, and funds to students belonging to a particular country. For example, The United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF), in a bid to promote “understanding between the people of the United States and India through an academic and cultural exchange” offers Fulbright-Nehru fellowships, Fulbright-Kalam Climate Fellowship, etc. for Indian students studying in the U.S.A.

What are college-specific scholarships?

These scholarships are specific to individual colleges are awarded only to Indian students pursuing any program in that specific college. These scholarships are highly competitive and students are awarded this based on their academic performance, over-all profile, personal achievements in any field, etc.

How GyanDhan help students?

Explore various scholarships easily with GyanDhan! We understand the pivotal role scholarships play in easing financial burdens for studying abroad. Visit our dedicated page, filter scholarships based on eligibility, and find direct application links. Simplify your study abroad dream with GyanDhan—your go-to resource for scholarships and application assistance. Contact us at [email protected] for support from our study abroad partners.

What are college-specific scholarships?

  • list items Students who are looking for basic information on the kind of scholarships available for them can simply search for these on our page!.
  • list items Students can search for scholarships by either selecting just the target country of their study or their target research area. \ Students can even select their target school and get a list of scholarships that their school awards to international students.
  • list items Students can even register with us and get timely and detailed updates on various scholarships that they might be eligible for.
  • testimonials background
    Sprinkles

    Our Customers. Our Asset

    Sprinkles
    testimonials

    Vaibhav Desai

    Stevens Institute of Technology, USA

    An alumnus of Stevens Institute of Technology, Vaibhav Desai was working as Data Engineer- SQL at Datavail Infotech. He later decided to pursue MS in US to open up many career opportunities. While articulating how he planned his MS in U...

    Read Vaibhav's story
    testimonials

    Ashish Acharya

    National College of Ireland, Ireland

    Ashish's life story includes working for multiple companies when he decided to pursue masters from abroad after realizing the boom in the analytics sector. He did his masters from National College of Ireland. In his story, Ashish also s...

    Read Ashish's Story
    testimonials

    Yugali Gullapalli

    University of Wisconsin-Madison , USA

    Yugali shares the excerpts from her journey's story of pursuing MS in Computer Systems and Networking, Wisconsin-Madison US. She wanted global exposure and thus chose to study abroad. She describes how she was facing issues with the spe...

    Read Yugali's story
    testimonials

    Ganga Barani

    SUNY Buffalo, USA

    Read how Ganga Barani planned his MS from the SUNY Buffalo US. While working as a software developer at a product-based MNC, he yearned for seeing the world and made his mind to study abroad. In his story, he also tells GyanDhan came as...

    Read Ganga's story
    testimonials

    Abhishek Kumar

    Purdue University, USA

    Graduation from NIT Nagpur and then 4 years in TCS Mumbai, Abhishek's study abroad journey is an interesting tale of planning, preparing, and finally pursuing MS from the Arizona State University. His recollects how he successfully plan...

    Read Abhishek's story
    testimonials

    Pradeep Shekhar

    University of California, USA

    A graduate of IIT Madras, Pradeep Shekhar went on pursue Masters in Communications and Signal Processing from University of California, Santa Barabara. Pradeep revisits his journey to UCSB from IIT Madras and also shares how GyanDhan he...

    Read Pradeep's story
    testimonials

    Hemalatha Jayakrishnan

    Rochester Institute of Technology, USA

    To steer up the career opportunities while working at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Hemalatha Jayakrishnan decided to pursue abroad education. She went on to do MBA from Rochester Institute of Technology, United States. Hemalatha...

    Read Hemlata's story
    testimonials

    Ashutosh Sharma

    The University of Utah, USA

    Discontented by his career growth, Ashutosh Sharma decided to give his career a major boost and went on to pursue MS in Business Analytics from The University of Utah. Ashustosh describes his study abroad journey and also recollects how...

    Read Ashutosh's story
    testimonials

    Deepa Krishnakumar

    University of Auckland, New Zealand

    Deepa was in the academic world working as an assistant professor when het peer group and seniors suggested her about the quality education and career opportunities of abroad education. In her story to the University of Auckland, New Ze...

    Read Deepa's story
    testimonials

    Akash Kashyap

    Arizona State University, USA

    Akash has a deep interest in analytics and was working in Deloitte as a consultant when he decided to study abroad to beef up the career opportunities. He did MS in Business Analytics & Information Management from Purdue University. In h...

    Read Akash's story
    Sprinkles

    Upcoming Events

    Sprinkles
    Sprinkles

    Scholarship Winners

    Sprinkles
    testimonials

    Garima Sohi

    University of Chicago

    Meet our winner Garima Sohi, the first woman in her family to graduate with a STEM degree, a woman with big dreams and aspirations. She is pursuing her MS in analytics at the University of Chicago. We congratulate her and wish her all th...

    testimonials

    Sreyash Ratna Tripathi

    Carnegie Mellon University

    Sreyash is an MS graduate from Carnegie Mellon University. He has done his BTech in Computer Science and Engineering from NIIT University. Sreyash is currently working as an Associate Security Engineer at Amazon Web Services (AWS), Seatt...

    testimonials

    Omkar Jadhav

    Northeastern University

    Omkar is pursuing MS in Bioengineering from Northeastern University. His goal is to work as a Research and Development Engineer in a Biomedical company and introduce pioneering devices to restore health and increase life expectancy.

    testimonials

    Swanubhooti Jain

    HEC Paris

    Swanubhooti is pursuing MBA from HEC Paris. An engineering graduate, she has worked as Senior Analyst at KPMG. Swanubhooti wishes to strategize and implement sustainable futuristic business solutions through automation.

    Sprinkles

    Study Abroad Journey

    Sprinkles

    Confused about how abroad education journey looks like?

    Here’s the complete beginners’ guide…

    A quick Glimpse of your journey

    Step 1:

    Exploration

    Things to know before getting started: courses, colleges, funding and more

    Explore Now

    Step 2:

    Application

    Things to know for applying to study abroad: cost of study, exams, SOP and more

    Explore Now

    Step 3:

    Admission

    Things to know while finalising univeristy, networking and scholarships

    Explore Now

    Step 4:

    Finance

    Things to know about financing your education: loan eligibility, approval and more

    Explore Now

    Step 5:

    Visa

    Things to know about pre-visa requirements, visa interview and more

    Explore Now

    Step 6:

    Prepare To Fly!

    Things to know about accommodation, Forex, SIM cards, networking and more

    Explore Now

    Our free tools will help you out.

    Powered by AI

    Algorithm equipped with multiple data points, will steer you through your study abroad journey.

    Check Eligibility
    L

    Loan Eligibility Checker

    Find the best education loan for you in just 2 minutes

    Check Eligibility
    EMI Calculator
    E

    EMI Calculator

    Determine your EMIs and repayment schedules before committing to a student loan.

    Calculate Now
    Estimate Your Future Earnings
    E

    Estimate Your Future Earnings

    Project your potential future earnings and compare countries based on return on investment.

    Estimate Now
    Admit Predictor
    A

    Admit Predictor

    Check the probability of your MS in US admission

    Evaluate Now
    University Compare
    U

    University Compare

    Get insights on income, employability, costs, and top recruiters of upto 4 universities.

    Compare Now
    Automated SOP Reviewer
    A

    Automated SOP Reviewer

    Get your Statement of Purpose evaluated on matter, grammar, readability using Natural language processing.

    Submit SOP
    Grade Converter
    G

    Grade Converter

    Convert your percentage or 10-point CGPA to GPA score with just a single click.

    Convert Now