Company: Next Professionals Services Limited
Deadline: March 08, 2021

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Who’s eligible? 
To be eligible for this scholarship, prospective applicants must:

Undertake master’s-level studies in the fields of zero-carbon energy, smart grids, electric transportation, energy storage, advanced electricity technologies, public policy, economics, law, political science, or other relevant fields.
Pursue full-time studies for at least one full school year (two or three semesters), beginning in autumn 2021. Students in the second year of a two-year program are eligible to apply, provided that they meet this requirement. 
Be a citizen of a developing country/territory on the List of official development aid recipients identified by the Development Co-operation Directorate (DAC) of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Be committed to contribute to their home country’s development after their studies 
Be an outstanding studentGraduates with excellent grades in the top 20% of their class
Is committed to sustainable energy development
Has a history of community involvement
Is determined to advance their knowledge and understanding
The academic panel ensures that the yearly selection respects geographical and gender diversity. 

 

Supporting studies in developing countries

With the aim of supporting developing countries in building local expertise, GSEP will allocate a share of its scholarships to students pursuing master’s studies in universities based in developing countries. 

 

What are the required documents?
You must provide an electronic copy of all the documents listed below.

Passport (photo page only) or birth certificate
Curriculum vitae detailing your education, work experience (if applicable), awards, and participation in volunteer and/or extracurricular activities
Admission letter from your university program of choiceUpload a copy of your official letter of admission from the university. Please note that each applicant can only submit the admission letter from their top choice of university program. 
If you have not yet received a letter of admission, you can upload an acknowledgement of receipt from your university showing that you have applied for admission
If you receive your official admission letter after the scholarship application deadline, it is your responsibility to forward it via email to scholarship@globalelectricity.org by no later than April 18, 2021. If we do not receive your official admission letter by this date, your application will not be considered
If this application is for the second year of a two-year program, please include proof of enrollment, as well as a copy of the official letter of admission. These should be uploaded together in one document. 
If the language of your original admission letter is not English, we require a certified translation of the document which includes the name of the translator as well as a copy of the original (untranslated) letter. These should be uploaded together in one document. 
Program outlineUpload an outline of the curriculum or the courses you will be taking for your master’s program.
If the language of the program outline is not English, we require a certified translation of the document which includes the name of the translator as well as a copy of the original (untranslated) program outline. These should be uploaded together in one document. 
University transcript(s)Upload a copy of your complete university transcript(s).
If the language of your original transcript(s) is not English, we require a certified translation of the document which includes the name of the translator as well as a copy of the original (untranslated) transcript. These should be uploaded together in one document. 
If this application is for the second year of a two-year master’s program, please include your transcript for your first year.
Academic Reference FormYou need to provide a completed copy of the Academic Reference Form. The form must be completed in English. 
The form must be completed by a faculty member or professor at your current or previous university who knows your academic abilities
Should the referee wish to send the Academic Reference Form directly to the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership, they can email it to scholarship@globalelectricity.org by March 8, 2021. If received, it will be indicated in the online application system after you submit your application. 
Academic or personal reference letterYou need to provide one reference letter from either an academic or personal referee
The reference needs to be in letterform (with an official letterhead of the referee’s organization, if possible), written in English, and must be dated and signed by the referee
An academic referee must be a faculty member or professor at your current or previous university who knows your academic abilities. They cannot be the same person as the individual who completes your Academic Reference Form. 
A personal referee should be a person (e.g. employer, supervisor, mentor, coach) who can discuss other personal qualities or interests that make you specially qualified to receive the scholarship. This referee cannot be a family member
Please make sure that the referee includes your full name in their letter
Should the referee wish to send their letter directly to the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership, they can send email it to scholarship@globalelectricity.org by March 8, 2021. If received, it will be indicated in the online application system after you submit your application. 


Eligible Applicants:

Tertiary School Administrators, Tertiary Students

Eligible Countries:

West Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, East Africa, South Africa, North Africa, Central Africa, Middle East, Europe, Asia, North America, South America

Duration of Scholarship:

Temporal (3 Months)

Application Deadline:

March 08, 2021

Mode of Accessing Shortlisted Candidates:

Other Forms of Online Assessment

Mode of Application:

External Website