The George and Victoria Karelias Foundation announces program granting postgraduate scholarships to applicants in Higher Educational Institutions in Greece universities and in overseas universities. 12 scholarships for postgraduate studies in Greece and 30 scholarships in overseas are offered. Total offer for postgraduate studies in Greece is 5.000,00 euros and 20.000,00 euro for scholarships in overseas. Applicants can apply till June 10, 2013.
Study Subject (s): Scholarships are provided for the following courses : For Postgraduate Studies in Greece :– -Economic and Regional Development, Maritime Studies, Business Administration, Public Administration, Environment and Development and Rural Economy
For Postgraduate studies abroad :- -Regional Economics and Development, Industrial Economics, Shipping, Trade and Finance, Business Administration, Public Administration, Environmental Economics and Agricultural Economics
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing postgraduate (Masters and PhD degrees) in Higher Educational Institutions in Greece and abroad.
Scholarship Provider: The Foundation George and Victoria Karelia.
Scholarship can be taken at: Greece and Overseas.
Eligibility: -Applicants must have Greek citizenship.
-Be aged 30 years old.
-Applicants must hold a degree in higher education institution in the field of Economics.
-Applicants should have a minimum grade of 8/10 (or similar for Universities abroad).
-Have written acceptance by the University Foundation in the graduate program for which a scholarship.
-For studies in Greece, have excellent knowledge of at least one foreign language and hold a relevant degree.
-For studies abroad, have excellent knowledge of the language being taught the graduate program for which a scholarship and hold the respective degree.
-Do not have received any scholarship or grant from another institution, government or not.
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of Greece can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The George and Victoria Karelias Foundation is the result of the ambition of George Karelias to transform his lifetime values into a lasting heritage. This Foundation announces program granting postgraduate scholarships to applicants in Higher Educational Institutions in Greece universities and in overseas universities. 12 scholarships for postgraduate studies in Greece and 30 scholarships in overseas are offered.
Duration of award (s): Not Known
What does it cover? Total offer for postgraduate studies in Greece is 5.000,00 euros and 20.000,00 euro for scholarships in overseas.
Selection criteria: The scholarships will be awarded on the Board of Trustees taking into account following criteria:
-The scores of the candidates in combination with a ranking of University Foundation origin.
-Evaluative ranking of University Foundation destination.
-Year of study for which the scholarship is sought. Priority given to freshmen graduate programs.
-Having or not an equivalent qualification. Priority is given to students who do not possess an equivalent qualification.
-Knowledge of foreign languages and the corresponding degrees of candidates.
-Economic situation of the candidates.
-Assessing the overall personality of the candidates on the basis of elements of the application or by personal interview.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is post.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 10, 2013.
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