QS offers a wide range of scholarships to international students who wish to study abroad. QS Connect Master’s Scholarship is one such QS scholarship designed for students who will commence a master-level program at QS partnered university.
QS Connect Master’s Scholarship is applicable to the fields of LAW, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Management) and FAME (Finance, Accountancy, Mathematics, and Economics). Students pursuing their master’s degrees in the universities of the USA, Canada, Australia, the UK, and other countries are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
The scholarship, worth 2000 USD is awarded every year exclusively to one student who takes part in the Connect Masters Scheme. The scheme allows prospective postgraduates to meet face-to-face with university representatives from around the world in order to professionally discuss their next steps for their career and studies.
|No. of Scholarships||1|
|International Students Eligible||Yes|
|Scholarship Website Link||https://www.topuniversities.com/student-info/qs-scholarships/qs-connect-masters-scholarship|
Students enrolled in the first year of academic study coming from different backgrounds and nationalities are encouraged to apply for these scholarships to study abroad.
To enjoy the benefits QS Connect Master’s Scholarship, candidates have to fulfill the eligibility criteria given below :
Note: QS reserves the full right to exclude applicants from the selection process if they don’t meet the eligibility criteria.
The application process for QS Connect Master’s Scholarship involves the submission of an essay.
Applicants have to write an essay in about 250 words on the topic mentioned on the official website of the QS program and upload it on the portal of the QS Scholarship.
The Topic for the year 2020 as given on the website is :
The topic is “Considering your long-term objectives and ambitions, how will your master’s degree prepares you for your future career?”
The submission of the essay plays a crucial role in the selection process for the scholarship. Here are some key points which should be kept in mind while writing an essay:
The candidate should indicate their
(example: QS Connect Masters-London-March 2019) at the beginning of the essay. These words are not included in the total word limit.
The deadline for the application for the scholarship is April 30, 2020.
The selection process for QS Connect Master’s Scholarship involves the evaluation of an applicant’s profile along with an essay submitted by them.
Applicants may be further evaluated on the basis of other documents submitted by them. This includes :
The submission of the essay is a crucial part of the selection process. Applicants should be more personal while writing an essay. They can include relevant details of past and present experiences, future goals and interests of an applicant in a particular area. The use of effective language will enhance the quality of the content.
Academic excellence, overall presentation, the format of the essay and quality of content will decide the winner of the QS Connect Master’s Scholarship.
QS Connect Master’s Scholarship offers a grant of 2,000 USD to the deserving candidate. The scholarship is highly competitive, it is advised to the applicants to prepare hard and write an essay nicely, showcasing the best of their abilities.
Identification of correct themes is necessary and elaborating and connecting them with own experience is important to do. This will only increase a candidate’s chance for the scholarship as a vague essay gets easily rejected. So, complete the application, upload the essay and wait for the fortune!
QS Scholarship scheme offers many other scholarships for students who want to pursue higher education with some financial aid.
The details for other scholarship provided by QS are given below :
|Scholarship Name||Reward Value|
|QS Leadership Scholarship for MBA||10,000 USD|
|QS Community Scholarship for MBA||USD 10,000 paid in installments of USD 2000 each|
|QS Leadership Scholarship for Masters||10,000 USD|
|QS Academic Excellence Sch. Masters||10,000 USD|
|QS Undergraduate Scholarship for Bachelor||10,000 USD|
Students are advised to visit the official website of the QS scholarship to know the details regarding other scholarships.
To get the benefits of QS Connect Master’s Scholarship, students are advised to apply before the deadline i.e. April 30,2020.