VLIR-UOS Belgium Scholarship is provided to students from 31 eligible countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America, to follow an English-taught training or master’s program at a Flemish university or university college in Belgium. The VLIR-UOS Belgium Scholarship is created to support financially disadvantaged students from all over the world. See also CSC Scholarships | China Scholarship Council | Wuhan-University.
VLIR-UOS Belgium Scholarship
The scholarship currently takes place at Flemish University or University college in Belgium. Fields of study programmes include English Taught Training (ITP) and Master’s programmes (ICP) at participating Belgian Universities, 12 VLIR-UOS Belgium scholarships are awarded for each Training and Master’s programme. The scholarship is directed at international students which include, Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Guinea, Cameroon, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mozambique, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe, South Africa.
Asia: Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, Palestinian Territories, Vietnam
Latin America: Bolivia, Cuba, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Nicaragua, Peru. See also Uppsala University Scholarships 2022 | Fully Funded
VLIR-UOS Belgium Scholarship Value and Inclusion (s)
VLIR-UOS Belgium Scholarship provides full scholarships for the total duration of the training or master’s. The scholarships cover allowance, accommodation, insurance, international travel, and tuition fees.
Eligibility Criteria for VLIR-UOS Belgium Scholarship
You can only apply for a scholarship if you meet the following requisites:
- Nationality and Country of Residence
A candidate should be a national and resident of one of the 31 countries on the VLIR-UOS country list for scholarships (not necessarily the same country) at the time of application.
The maximum age for a Master’s programme candidate is 35 years for an initial master’s and 45 years for an advanced master’s. The candidate cannot succeed at this age on January 1 of the intake year.
- Professional background and experience
- They gave priority to candidates employed in academic institutions, research institutes, governments, the social economy or NGOs, or who aim at a career in one of these sectors. However, master’s candidates employed in the profit sector or newly graduated candidates with no work experience can be eligible for the scholarship as well, depending on their motivation and profile. The training candidate should have relevant professional experience and a support letter confirming (re) integration in a professional context where the gained knowledge and skills will immediately apply.
Read the complete eligibility and selection criteria on the official website.
How to apply for VLIR-UOS Belgium Scholarship
Via the university’s website, apply for both admissions to the programme and for the scholarship itself. When you use the program, be sure to mention whether you wish to apply for a scholarship. The deadline varies and is determined by the program.
It is essential to visit the official website and the websites of the specific Training or Master’s Programme you have chosen for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Please visit the Official Scholarship Website for your applications and further enquiries: https://www.vliruos.be/en/scholarships/6