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Ministry of Higher Education, Science & Education Advertising for Scholarships Swiss and Czech Government Scholarships for the Academic Year 2012/2013

The Swiss and Czech Governments have offered scholarships to Kenyans in postgraduate studies as shown below:

Country: Swiss
Number: Unspecified
Financial Support: Partial
Level: Master / Research Fellow
Area of Study: Open (except for studies in Art and Music)

Country: Czech
Number: One(1)
Financial Support: Full
Level: Masters, PHD
Area of Study: Agriculture, Economics(Trade), Information Technologies

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be employed in the public sector including research institutions and parastatals.
  • Be under the age of thirty five(35) for Masters and fourty four (44) years for PHD
  • Must have worked for at least Two (2) years since completing their last degree.
  • Have graduated within the last Ten (10) years.
  • Applicants for PHD Programme must attach a proposal and those for the Masters/fellowship must attach a detailed study plan.

    Additionally applicants for the Swiss Government scholarship must:

  • Have proof of contact with a professor of an accredited University of Switzerland .
  • Have a good and documented knowledge of French, German, or Italian language.

    Application Procedure

    Preliminary application forms are obtainable from the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology at Telposta Towers, 27th floor or Provincial Technical Training offices.

    The application forms can also be downloaded from the Ministry’s website www.scienceandtechnology.go.ke

    All application forms must be forwarded by the respective Heads of Department. Completed application forms with attached certified photocopies of ID, Academic/ Professional Certificates, Transcripts, Birth Certificates, other Testimonials, a proposal and study plan should be sent or delivered to:

    Director of Higher Education
    Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology
    P. O Box 9583-00200
    Nairobi

    Follow the links below for more details and application contacts.

    For more Scholarships, see: Scholarships and Grants

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