Rivka Carmi Graduate Scholarship
    (for graduate students only)

     and Sam Zuckerberg scholarship programs for BGU graduates for a one-year Master’s degree program in the UK.
    - The Rivka Carmi Scholarship is offering a full scholarship for a student graduating from BGU to undertake a one-year full-time Master’s degree at Oxford University, based at Exeter College.

    The scholarship covers university tuition, living and travel allowance for one year.

    The applicant must undertake to return to Israel on completion of his or her course of study, for a minimum of one year.
    is tenable only at Exeter College and is worth the Course Fee associated with the course of study (up to a maximum of £31,538 in 2023-2024), together with a generous living and travel allowance (£17,669 in 2023-2024). The Scholarship is open to any student who:

    • ​ - is a graduate of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev;
    • - wishes to study for a one-year, full-time Masters degree at Exeter College, Oxford, and has been accepted into the University of Oxford onto such a graduate course;
    • - commits to remaining at Exeter College for the duration of their course

    • How to apply:
      • - Apply directly to Oxford University (www.ox.ac.uk/graduate) for a place on your chosen one-year full-time Masters course, no later than the relevant January deadline;
      • - State Exeter College as your preferred College on your graduate application form. If Exeter College is not available for your chosen course, make no College preference and an email notification (after applying) to admissions@exeter.ox.ac.uk;
      • - Notify Ben-Gurion University of the Negev of your application (stavi@bgu.ac.il​).

      Applicants will hear directly from the University if they have been accepted onto their chosen course, usually by the end of April, and the successful candidate for the Rivka Carmi Scholarship, will be notified by Exeter College that they have been awarded the Scholarship, normally by the end of May.
      All eligible applicants who are in receipt of an offer from the University for their chosen course will automatically be considered for the Rivka Carmi Scholarship: no further application is required.
      ACADEMIC DEAN admissions@exeter.ox.ac.uk​

    • Sam Zuckerberg scholarship

      The scholarship covers fees, accommodation, and a contribution towards living expenses up to a total of £25,000 for the Academic Year 2023/24. The living expenses contribution will be paid for 50 weeks, but should the student decide to return home early, payment will stop when they leave Oxford.

      Applicants should fulfil the following criteria:
      • - Wish to study for a one-year full-time master’s degree at Oxford Brookes University
      • - Have a good undergraduate degree from BGU (equivalent to a 1st/2:1)
      • - Be under 35 years of age
      • - Have an offer of a place on an Oxford Brookes Masters’ degree course (by end of March 2023)
      • - Have an IELTS score of 6.0-7.0 overall (last test date May 2023)
      • - Have relevant work experience (if necessary)
      • - Be prepared and able to present BGU and Israel in a positive light to faculty and fellow students on Campus
      • - Undertake to return to Israel after completing their studies
      • - Be in financial need
      • - Not previously studied in the UK
      • - Not previously received financial assistance to study abroad

      For further details:
      ​Sam Zuckerberg Israel Scholarship 2023-2004.pdf
    • Rivka Carmi Scholarship Advert 2023-2024.pdf


    • Fullbright Postoctoral Fellowships

      Fulbright Israel (the United States-Israel Educational Foundation) plans to award 16 grants of $47,500 to post-doctoral scholars who are about to begin a program of research during the 2023/2024 academic year at an accredited university or non-profit research institute in the United States.
      The period of the award is nine to twelve months.
      This program is open to researchers in all fields of study except programs that include clinical activities involving direct patient care.
      For further details.

      Fulbright Israel and ISEF-Foundation plan to offer a joint fellowship to a postdoctoral scholar who is about to begin a program of research during the 2023/2024 academic year at an accredited university or non-profit research institute in the United States.
      Fulbright - ISEF Postdoc fellowship will be awarded to a researcher coming from the socio-geographical periphery of Israel and who has proven record in community service.
      The period of the award is nine to twelve months.
      This program is open to researchers in all fields of study except programs that include clinical activities involving direct patient care.
      Those interested in submitting an application for the Fulbright- ISEF scholarship must submit a number of additional documents, the details of which can be found in the Application instructions button at the bottom of the scholarship page
      For further details.

    • Club Alpbach Tirol

      (the local branch for the Forum) is awarding scholarships to Israeli students from our partner universities not only to take part in the Forum, but that also covers accommodation and breakfasts. This is even the better "deal". Better than the "general scholarships" we sent you earlier. The deadline to Austria is March 31. To the call and the information flyer.
      Interested students that have questions can write to the following address:

      Club Alpbach Tirol c/o Universität Innsbruck
      Innrain 52c, Josef-Möller-Haus
      6020 Innsbruck
    • Coimbra Group Scholarship Program for Young Researchers from the European Neighborhood.
      As a member of the Coimbra Group, the University of Graz offers short-term visits to young researchers from higher education institutions from countries in the European Neighborhood (Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Georgia, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Libya, Moldova, Montenegro, Morocco, the Palestinian Authority, Serbia, Syria, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan).

      The main aim of this scholarship program is to enable scholars to undertake research in which they are engaged in their home institution abroad and to help them to establish academic and research contacts.

      Online applications should be submitted to the Office of International Academic Affairs, as soon as possible https://www.tfaforms.com/4626216
      and at Graz University, before 31 March 2019 and all relevant information is available here:
      https://www.coimbra-group.eu/scholarships/european-neighbourhood/ .
      Interested researchers can direct any questions they might have to: coimbragroup@uni-graz.at

    • The OECD Internship Programme


    The OECD Internship Programme has been designed to bring highly qualified and motivated students with diverse backgrounds into the Organisation to work on projects linked to the Strategic Orientations of the Secretary-General. Its main goal is to give to successful candidates an opportunity to improve their analytical and technical skills as well as the experience to work in a truly international environment.

    These internships are open for full time students who:
    •are enrolled in the field of economics or in another discipline related to the work of the OECD (social affairs, trade, agriculture, development, education, employment, environment, finance, fiscal affairs and statistics, amongst others);
    •master English or French and have the capability of drafting in one of these languages; a knowledge of the other language would definitely be an advantage, as would knowledge of other languages used at the OECD;
    •are capable of working in a team in a multicultural and international environment, and
    •are part of a Corporate Programme with one Partner University or can benefit from a Memorandum of Agreement between their University and the OECD.


    Possible areas involved – for full information on OECD areas of work click here

    OECD Scholarship's web-site: http://www.oecd.org/careers/internshipprogramme.htm



    For BGU Graduate Students


    The application form should be submitted by means of the chairperson of departmental doctorate studies Board, and signed by the mentor. The form is available online on the Kreitman School website, or can be obtained from the mentor or the departmental Board chairperson.


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