Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership is pleased to offer range of scholarships to students of high academic ability for 2017 entry. Students of developing countries and territories identified for OECD official development aid in the DAC List of ODA Recipients are eligible to apply for these scholarships. These are awarded to undertake masters degree program at the university.
The purpose of the ESED scholarship is to support outstanding students pursuing advanced studies in sustainable energy development and to encourage meaningful contributions to the collective body of knowledge about this subject.
The Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership is a not-for-profit organisation whose members are the world’s leading electricity companies. We proudly promote sustainable energy development through electricity sector projects and human capacity building activities in developing and emerging nations worldwide.
To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, students must plan to undertake studies at the Masters level in areas directly related to sustainable energy development. Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Scholarships are available to undertake studies at the masters level.
Eligible Fields of Study
Scholarships are awarded in areas directly related to sustainable energy development.
Scholarship is applicable for studying in:
All universities are eligible for the ESED scholarship. It is preferable that the candidate pursues her/his studies in a university outside his home country.
Value of Award
- Up to ten Masters scholarships will be awarded annually.
- It is applicable for two years.
- Scholarships of US$ 23,000 per year for up to two years are offered for Masters level students.
Applicant Eligibility Criteria
To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, students must
- plan to undertake studies at the Masters level in areas directly related to sustainable energy development
- be citizens of the developing countries and territories identified for OECD official development aid in the DAC List of ODA Recipients
The Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership considers an outstanding student to be one who:
- graduates with excellent grades In the top 20% of her/his class.
- is determined to advance her/his knowledge and understanding.
- has a history of community involvement.
- is committed to sustainable energy development.
- is committed to return and contribute to her /his home country’s development.
The Scholarship is Open to Students of Following Countries:
Students of Afghanistan, Côte d’Ivoire, Albania, Anguilla, Angola, Ghana, Algeria, Antigua, Barbuda, Bangladesh, Kenya, Armenia, Argentina, Benin, Korea, Dem. Rep., Azerbaijan, Barbados, Bhutan, Kyrgyz Rep., Bolivia, Belarus, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belize, Burundi, Pakistan, Cameroon, Botswana, Cambodia, Papua New Guinea, Cape Verde, Brazil, Central African Rep., Tajikistan, China, Chile, Chad, Uzbekistan, Colombia, Cook Islands, Comoros, Vietnam, Congo, Rep., Costa Rica, Congo Dem. Rep., Zimbabwe, Dominican Republic, Croatia, Djibouti, Ecuador, Cuba, Equatorial Guinea, Egypt, Dominica, Eritrea, El Salvador, Fiji, Ethiopia, Former Yugoslav, Republic of Macedonia, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Grenada, Guinea, Guatemala, Jamaica, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Kazakhstan, Haiti, Honduras, Lebanon, Kiribati, India, Libya, Laos, Indonesia, Malaysia, Lesotho, Iran, Mauritius, Liberia, Iraq, Mayotte, Madagascar, Jordan, Mexico, Malawi, Kosovo, Montenegro, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Montserrat, Mali, Micronesia, Federated States Nauru, Mauritania, Moldova, Oman, Mozambique, Mongolia, Palau, Myanmar, Morocco, Panama, Nepal, Namibia, Serbia, Niger, Nicaragua, Seychelles, Rwanda, Niue, South Africa, Samoa, Palestinian Administered Areas, St. Helena São Tomé and Príncipe, Paraguay, St. Kitts-Nevis Senegal, Peru, St. Lucia, Sierra Leone, Philippines, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Somalia, Swaziland, Trinidad and Tobago, Sudan, Syria, Turkey, Tanzania, Thailand, Uruguay, Timor-Leste, Tokelau, Venezuela, Togo, Tonga, Tuvalu, Tunisia, Uganda, Turkmenistan, Vanuatu, Ukraine, Yemen, Wallis and Futuna and Zambia can apply for these ESED scholarships.
How to Apply
Applications should be submitted online.
Selected applicants will be posted on the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership website within 6 to 8 weeks after the deadline.
Application Deadline: The ESED Masters Scholarship deadline is March 4, 2017.