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To provide scholarship opportunities and guidance to the less privileged students absolutely free of charge. (formerly International Scholarship Forum - ISF)
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Jun 27 27 tweets 3 min read
This is a list of universities in the United States classified as research universities in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Research institutions are a subset of doctoral degree-granting institutions that conduct research.
Thread 🧵 👇🏿👇🏿 1. Arizona State University Campus Immersion
2. Auburn University
3. Baylor University
4. Binghamton University
5. Boston College
6. Boston University
Jun 26 19 tweets 18 min read
List of 80 Colleges in the United States without Application Fee.

NOTE: Some schools might require you to submit an application fee waiver request.

Thread 👇🏿👇🏿👇🏿 1. Southwestern University
southwestern.edu/admission/appl….

2. University of Dayton
udayton.edu/my/application…

3. University of South, Sewanee
new.sewanee.edu/admission-aid/…

4. Illinois Wesleyan University
iwu.edu/admissions/#:~….

5. Thomas Aquinas College
thomasaquinas.edu/admissions/app…
Jun 20 9 tweets 7 min read
30 universities in the USA that accepts 2:2, 3rd class, and HND(WES Evaluate your HND result if possible) holders.

These universities usually have funding available in form of Graduate Assistantship

Thread!!!👇👇 1. University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, MA
umassd.edu

2. University of Missouri-St. Louis, MO
umsl.edu

3. West Texas A&M University, TX
wtamu.edu

4. Wichita State University, KS
wichita.edu
May 29 26 tweets 3 min read
List of Schools with Application Fee Waivers in the USA.
Schools with Application Fee Waivers are denoted with 👉(AFW).

-Importantly, the Application fee can change by program/department and by term. Hence, we encourage you to still contact your school/program coordinator. Here is the list of schools:

Arizona State University, AZ -AFW

Arkansas State University, AR-$50

Bay Atlantic University, WA-AFW

Baylor University, TX-AFW
May 14, 2021 4 tweets 1 min read
2021 International Scholarship Forum (ISF) Awardee: 27

GOOD NEWS💃💃🕺🕺🤓🤓👩‍🎓👨‍🎓🤸‍♀🤸‍♂💫💫💥💥✈✈

I am pleased to announce the success of one of our members @forum_isf in the person of Scholar Adetola Adebowale.

Accepted offer: MasterCard Foundation Scholarship

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Scholar's profile:

UG school: Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta 🇳🇬

TOEFL/IELTS/GRE: None

New school: University of Capetown 🇿🇦

UG programme: Aquaculture and Fisheries Management

New Programme: MSc Marine Conservation
Number of Scholarship (s) won: 1

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May 13, 2021 11 tweets 1 min read
NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2021 COMMONWEALTH SHARED SCHOLARSHIP

Below is the list of Universities that have nominated for CSS.

1. University of Reading
2. University of West Scotland
3. Sheffield Hallam University

To be updated as more Universities announce their nominations.

✈️ 🇬🇧 4. University of Wolverhampton
5. Queen Margaret University
6. Imperial College London
May 8, 2021 69 tweets 11 min read
📚 Here, we go again 💪🏻
Good morning scholars,

It's another day of an interesting session on ISF, this morning.
As announced earlier, we'll be discussing how to successfully secure a very prestigious scholarship this morning - Masters in Collective Intelligence
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- the first of its kind in the world 🌎

Our amiable guest Professors are ready to take us through the journey.

If you're ready for the lecture, please like and retweet

Thanks.
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May 5, 2021 5 tweets 2 min read
2021 International Scholarship Forum (ISF) Awardee: 26

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I am pleased to announce the success of one of our members @forum_isf in the person of Scholar Odo Osita Kingsley.

Accepted offer: Erasmus Mundus Scholarship (NOHA)

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Scholar's profile:

UG school: University of Nigeria, Nsukka 🇳🇬

New school: Warszawski University 🇵🇱, Ruhr-University Bochum 🇩🇪, and University of Groningen 🇳🇱.

UG programme: Sociology and Anthropology

New Programme: International Humanitarian Action

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Apr 17, 2021 6 tweets 2 min read
2021 International Scholarship Forum (ISF) Awardee:20

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I am pleased to announce the success of one of our members @forum_isf in the person of Scholar Jegede Oluwaseun Ayotunde.

Accepted offer: Erasmus Mundus Masters Scholarship. 🇪🇺
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Scholar's profile:

UG school: Adekunle Ajasin University, Ondo State.

New school: Mykolas Romeris University (LT), Riga Stradins University (LV), Catholic University in Ruzomberok (SK), ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon (PT).

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Apr 17, 2021 5 tweets 2 min read
2021 International Scholarship Forum (ISF) Awardee: 19

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I am pleased to announce the success of one of our members @forum_isf in the person of Scholar Kazeem Adesola Ojelade.

Accepted offer: Erasmus Mundus Masters Scholarship. 🇪🇺
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Scholar's profile:
UG school: Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH).

New school: University of Pisa (Italy), Polytechnic University of Catalunya (Spain), University of Lille (France) & University of Silesia (Poland).

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Apr 9, 2021 25 tweets 4 min read
Good evening fellow ISFites,

My name is @Lukgaf. It's another day of interesting session on ISF, this night.

As announced earlier, we'll be discussing how to successfully secure a very prestigious scholarship this evening - Mandela Rhodes Scholarship. Our amiable guest lecturer is ready to take us through the journey.

If you're ready for the lecture, please signify with an emoji.

Thanks
Apr 5, 2021 4 tweets 3 min read
Currently advertising 3 exciting and very different eye-related PhD positions to work with me and colleagues next year @livuni Doctoral Network in Technologies for Healthy Ageing .
Application deadline 7th April

One project is to develop tracking technology to improve

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nanomedicines for eye disease, with @curranjudith22 , @EannPatterson and me. It would suit someone who loves being in the lab and has in interest in imaging and diffusion. findaphd.com/phds/project/d…

Another project is to model injections into the eye,with me, Brendan Geraghty

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Apr 4, 2021 6 tweets 2 min read
2021 International Scholarship Forum (ISF) Awardee:17

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I am pleased to announce the success of one of our members @forum_isf in the person of Scholar Tafadzwa Makara @tafymaka.

Accepted offer: Erasmus Mundus Masters Scholarship. 🇪🇺
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Scholar's profile:

UG school: Great Zimbabwe University 🇿🇼.

New school: University of Porto, University of Bayreuth and University of Bordeaux 🇵🇹🇩🇪🇫🇷.

UG programme: Bachelor of Science Honours (BSc Hons) Degree in Social Ecology.

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Apr 3, 2021 6 tweets 2 min read
2021 International Scholarship Forum (ISF) Awardee: 16

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I am pleased to announce the success of one of our members @forum_isf in the person of Scholar Stephen Azeez @steve_azeez
Accepted Offer: President Research Award

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Scholar's profile:

UG school: Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso 🇳🇬

New school: Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Ireland 🇮🇪

UG programme: Pure and Applied Mathematics

New Programme: Computing (MSc)
Number of Scholarship (s) won: 2

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Apr 2, 2021 9 tweets 7 min read
INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FORUM DIGEST

1. PhD student position in development of novel catalysts for green chemical production

Deadline: 30 April 2021

Link: web103.reachmee.com/ext/I003/304/j… 2. PhD student position in Next generation of converter topologies for battery energy storage systems.

Deadline: 29 April 2021.

Link: web103.reachmee.com/ext/I003/304/j…
Mar 19, 2021 59 tweets 9 min read
DEMYSTIFYING THE COMMONWEALTH SHARED SCHOLARSHIP ESSAYS

I welcome you all to another edition of our lecture series titled Demystifying the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Essays.

The main essence of this lecture is to guide you in making a competitive application for the

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commonwealth scholarship. As such, experienced scholars have been invited to share their insights into the application.Kindly follow d session wholeheartedly & prepare your questions in advance.Our guest speakers are ready to provide answers to the best of their capabilities. 2/
Feb 16, 2021 18 tweets 14 min read
INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FORUM (ISF) DIGEST - 16/02/2021

1. Shanghai Government 2021-2022 Scholarships for Bachelors, Masters and PhD International Students.

Deadline: March 31, 2021.

study.edu.sh.gov.cn/apply/ 2. Fully Funded Studentships at University of Liverpool 2021.

liverpool.ac.uk/study/postgrad…

3. De Vinci Women’s Empowerment international awards 2021-2022 academic, France.

emlv.fr/en/internation…
Feb 5, 2021 22 tweets 13 min read
INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FORUM (ISF) DIGEST - 05/02/2021

1. The Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree (EMJMD) in Theoretical Chemistry and Computational Modelling (TCCM).

Deadline: February 15, 2021.

emtccm.org/the-erasmus-mu… 2. PhD level Research position on Privacy and the use of Health Data (Deadline: 15 February 2021)

lsts.research.vub.be/en/20210129
Feb 3, 2021 19 tweets 15 min read
INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FORUM (ISF) DIGEST - 3/2/2021

1. National Tsing Hua University Graduate Scholarship in China (Fully Funded).

Deadline: March 15, 2021.

oga.nthu.edu.tw/web.page/detai… 2. Several positions (post-doc, PhD, MS) available in Prof. Jean-Francois Lalonde’s group at Université Laval, Canada.

vision.gel.ulaval.ca/~jflalonde/opp…

3. GreyCampus Women-in-Tech Scholarship Program (full-fee waiver).

Deadline: March 31, 2021.

greycampus.com/scholarships/w…
Feb 1, 2021 4 tweets 2 min read
Some fully-funded scholarships are still open but closing soon. Act fast as delay may be very costly.

Turn on posts notification to get instant updates on open scholarship positions.

Thread 1. Turkiye Buslari Scholarships.
Deadline: 20th of February, 2021.
Link: bit.ly/3teyamu
Available for Undergraduates, Master and Ph.D.
Benefits include:
University and program placement.
Turkish language course.
Tuition fee.
Monthly stipend.
Flight ticket.
Insurance.
Feb 1, 2021 11 tweets 9 min read
MONDAY MOTIVATION

'Love letter' - A message that says you are good but not good enough at the current time.

Never be let down by the series of 'Love letters' in your mailbox. They are part of the scholarship process. It would be best if you had a different mindset in dealing
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with all the rejections. See them as redirection and an opportunity to craft a more compelling application the next time.

"When the going gets tough, the tough get going."—Joseph Kennedy.

Below are the links to a couple of success stories shared by fellow ISFites

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