Education for Sustainable Energy Development (ESED) Ongoing

Awarded By: Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership
Updated on Dec 21, 2023
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Course: Masters
Deadline: Dec 5, 2023
Amount: USD 10,000
Countries:
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Scholarship Overview

The Education for Sustainable Energy Development (ESED) scholarship program inspires the next generation of innovators and thinkers to create a sustainable future. The scholarship is available to students who enrolled in masters-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.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree, Masters Diploma, Masters Certificate
  • The scholarship is available to students who enrolled in masters-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

Scholarship amount details

    • Max scholarship per student: USD 10,000 => Rs 8,29,400
    • Conversion rate used: 1 USD = Rs. 83.26 (last updated 30th October 2023)
    • Scholarship amount will be given: Yearly
    • Amount of $10,000 per year for up to two years
    • It will cover tuition fees and living expenses for the year 2022-2023

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense Scholarship amount can be used for this
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Eligible student nationality

India, Armenia, Fiji, China, Ukraine, Philippines, Bangladesh, Nepal, Georgia, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras,Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, SolomonIslands, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tuvalu, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

Application Link:
https://www.globalelectricity.org/scholarship/

Additional Information:
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Application Documents:

  • Letter Of Recommendation :
    • Submit at least one of the references must be from an academic referee. An academic referee must be a faculty member or professor at a current or previous university who knows academic abilities
    • The second referee may either be another Academic referree (as detailed above) or a personal referee. A personal referee should be a person (e.g. employer, supervisor, mentor, coach) who can discuss other personal qualities or interests that make students specially qualified to receive the scholarship. This referee cannot be a family member
    • Should students go with the Personal referee, the reference letter needs to be in letter form (with official letterhead of the referee’s organization, if possible), written in English, and must be dated and signed by the referee. Please make sure that the referee includes applicant’s full name in their letter
  • Applicants need to provide a completed copy of the Academic Reference Form
  • Program outline: Upload an outline of the curriculum or the courses students will be taking for their master’s program. students may alternatively share the URL of a webpage detailing their program of choice
  • Curriculum vitae detailing their education, work experience (if applicable), awards, and participation in volunteer and/or extracurricular activities
  • University transcripts
  • Academic transcripts
    • If this application is for the second year of a two-year master’s program, please include a transcript for the first year
    • Admission letter from the university program of choice
    • Upload a copy of their 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 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
  • Passport (photo page only) or birth certificate

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship application open Not Available
Scholarship Deadline Not Available
Scholarship Decision date Not Available
Interview Date Not Available
FAQ Link https://www.globalelectricity.org/scholarship/
Contact email Not Available
Contact number Not Available

 

Scholarship Eligibility

Applicant must:

    • Be citizens 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 an outstanding student:
      • Graduates 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
    • Pursue full-time studies for at least one full school year (two or three semesters), beginning in autumn 2022 Students in the second year of a two-year program are eligible to apply, provided that they meet this requirement

To be eligible for this scholarship, prospective applicants must:

  • Undertake master’s-level studies in a field related to sustainable energy development
  • Examples: zero-carbon energy, smart grids, electric transportation, energy storage, advanced electricity technologies, public policy, economics, law, political science, etc
  • Pursue full-time studies for at least one full school year (two or three semesters) as of mid to late 2023
  • Be a citizen of a developing country on the list of official development aid recipients identified by the Development Assistance Committee of the OECD
  • Be committed to contributing to their home country’s development after their studies
  • Be an outstanding student:
  • Excellent grades in the top 20% of their class
  • Committed to zero-carbon energy development
  • History of community involvement
  • Determined to advance their knowledge and understanding
  • With the aim of supporting developing countries in building local expertise, GSEP will specifically dedicate a share of its scholarships to students pursuing master’s studies in universities based in developing countries
  • The academic panel ensures that the yearly selection respects geographical and gender diversity

Scholarship Restriction:

  • Intend/plan to return to home country after course completion
  • Applicants must be committed to returning to their home country after their studies to contribute to its development

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
12th Required
UG Required

 

Additional Information:

  • Students who have already received full funding for their studies are not eligible for the scholarship. Students receiving partial scholarships may apply, but might not receive the full amount of the scholarship
  • As part of the application process, candidates will be asked to disclose whether they have received other funding

iSchoolConnect Rating

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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from all countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their master’s or equivalent degree from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts, Letter of Recommendation, Statement of Purpose, CV.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
Not available.