Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship 2022 for PG Studies, Application Form, Dates

Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Program for PG Studies 2022

Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship 2022 – Applications are invited by Aga Khan Foundation for International Scholarships 2022. Aga Khan Education is pleased to offer an International scholarship program to students of high academic ability for the 2022 cycle.

Interested applicants can check details on Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarships 2022 from the page below.

Also See National Fellowship for Persons with Disabilities (NFPwD) 2022

AKFI Scholarships 2022

The International Scholarship Program application for the 2022 cycle is open now. Application forms can be obtained from the Aga Khan Foundation or Aga Khan Education Board/Service office in the applicant’s country of current residence.

About the Scholarship

The Aga Khan Foundation provides a limited number of scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from select developing countries that have no other means of financing their studies, in order to develop effective scholars and leaders and to prepare them for employment, primarily within the AKDN.

Scholarships are awarded on a 50% grant: 50% loan basis through a competitive application process once a year in June or July.

Also See Charpak Masters Scholarship 2022

Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship 2022 Important Dates

Events Dates
Last Date to receive Application 13th March 2022
Last date of submission of completed application 20th March 2022
Declaration of Result: Late June or early July 2022

Eligibility Criteria for Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship 2022

Geographic Scope

The Foundation accepts applications from nationals of the following countries: Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Madagascar and Mozambique. In France, Portugal, UK, USA and Canada, applications are accepted from those who are originally from one of the above developing countries, are interested in development-related studies and who have no other means of financing their education.

Residency Requirement

The Foundation only accepts applications of eligible nationals listed above who are residing in one of the countries where there are local Aga Khan Foundation (AKF), Aga Khan Education Services (AKES), or Aga Khan Education Board (AKEB) offices which process applications and interview applicants.

Age Limit

  • Preference is given to students under 30 years of age.

Also See MEXT Scholarship 2022 for International Students

Aga Khan Foundation Scholarship 2022 Application Form

  • The application procedures of AKF’s International Scholarship Programme are decentralized
  • Students may obtain application forms as of 01st January each year from AKF offices or Aga Khan Education Services / Boards in their countries of current residence.
  • Completed application forms should be returned to the agency from which the form was obtained. (Application form should not be sent to Geneva directly).

Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Selection Procedure

The main criteria for selecting award winners are:
(i) consistently excellent academic records,
(ii) genuine financial need,
(iii) admission to a highly reputable university or program of study and
(iv) relevance of the field of study to AKDN’s focus areas
Applicants are also evaluated on demonstrating thoughtful and coherent educational and career plans, their extra-curricular interests and achievements, potential to achieve their goals and likelihood to succeed in a foreign academic environment.

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