One World Scholarship for Developing Countries

One World Scholarship is open for application. The One World Scholarship Programme supports Master and PhD students at public universities or universities of applied sciences in the regions of Salzburg and Tyrol with a partial scholarship.

You may also apply for the Margaret Sharp Masters Scholarship 2021 here.

About the One World Scholarship:

The One-World Scholarship Programme is directed at students from developing countries at universities in Salzburg or Tyrol (click here for a list).

It is meant to contribute to the peaceful coexistence of people from different countries of origin by enhancing equal opportunities, dialogue, intercultural know-how and partnership.

The One-World-Scholarship-Programme is a partial scholarship aimed at students from Africa, Asia and Latin America who have come to Austria on their own initiative, in order to complete their education.

Prospective awardees are required to focus on questions related to development in their studies and research.

Scholarship Value and Duration:

Students at Master level receive €500 per month or at PhD level €550 during the semester. The maximum duration is the prescribed duration of the curriculum plus one semester.

The OWS is conceived as a comprehensive programme, which comprises scholarships and special study expenses, extracurricular training, and follow-up contacts.


Formal requirements and conditions:

•  nationality of a non-European developing country (country list)
• admission to a Master or PhD programme at a university or university of applied sciences in Salzburg or Tyrol (Uni Salzburg, Uni Innsbruck, FH Salzburg, MCI, FH Kufstein); for PhD students: approved disposition
• for PhD students: approved disposition
• age limit: Master studies max. 30 years (mothers: 35 years), PhD studies max. 35 years (mothers: 40 years) at the time of application
• residence permit “student”

The requirements of a successful application are financial need, evidence of good progress in studies, and interest in development and according specialisation in studies.

How to Apply for the One World Scholarship:

Please send your complete application documents to office[at] by email or by using a free data transfer such as wetransfer.

After your application has been reviewed, you will be invited for an online interview (via skype, zoom or webex). Deadline of applications is 31 July 2021.

For More Information Visit the Official Scholarship Webpage Here.

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