Fund for Cooperation and Knowledge Scholarships at the University of Pavia

The University of Pavia, one of the oldest academic institution in the world, dates back to 1361 and ever since, it has been involved continuously in the process of shaping bright professional careers. Until the 20th century, Pavia was the only university in Milan and is currently hosting 24.000 students from overseas and Italy as well. More than 9000 teachers are actively engaged in the academic endevor of their students paying close attention and contributing to their evolution. Since 1361, Pavia has been a city-campus offering a unque Italin experience to all its students. Even today, this experience is perpetuated among future and curent students.

The University is currently offering merit based and income based scholarships to students who have a great potential and are desreving even though they are under-resourced. The scholarships are providing financial support, housing and other subsidies. One particular scholarship is the Fund for Cooperation and Knowledge (FCK) awarded to students from developing countries who wish to study one year at the university. Also, the FCK scholarship is available for UNIPV students who wish to study for a couple of months in a developing country.

Precisely, the FCK scholarships encourage the cooperation between the developing countries and Italy offering 5 scholarships valued at € 8000 for one year.

Eligible students

A. Before submitting their scholarship applications, students should have submitted their application for a master degree taught in English from the following list and received a confirmation of their student status at the university.

  1. Electronic Engineering
  2. Industrial Automation Engineering
  3. Economics, Finance and International Integration
  4. International Business and Entrepreneurship
  5. Molecular Biology and Genetics
  6. World Politics and International Relations

Here is the list where students can find them and apply: http://www.unipv.eu/site/en/home/study/course-catalogue/articolo11717.html

B. Furthermore, students whose countries of origin have been classified by the World Bank as low-income or lower-middle-income can apply. Here is the full list of countries: https://datahelpdesk.worldbank.org/knowledgebase/articles/906519-world-bank-country-and-lending-groups

C. Also, only those born on or after January 1, 1982 will be considered as eligible.

The value of the FCK scholarships

As we have mentioned before, the FCK scholarships are valued at € 8000 for one academic year. The scholarships will cover the travel expenses to Italy and back and also the tuition fees.

The closing date of the application process

As we have mentioned before, the applicants have to be admitted to a Master’s degree program. Check the list from above. The scholarship must be submitted with the required documents by e-mail until June 12, 2017. Interested students can download the application here: http://www.unipv.eu/site/en/home/fees-and-funding/fund-for-cooperation-and-knowledge.html. They are advised to read the Call for Applications and consult the website in order to submit the appropriate documents.

Good luck!

  1. My name is Yusuf Muhammad, Willing to study for BA English in any University
    or any other important
    course but I\’m unable to sponsor my self please I need your assistance financially. My number is +2340862860042. My email is yusufmuhammad6555@yahoo Thank you very much for your concern.

  2. Thank for tthis information; I just tell you that I\’m insterested by studying so I have ask you somes questions if this scholarship are able to take my wife and children in charge
    I wait your answer

  3. Praise God!

    I truly need need financial support to enable me complete my course. (Doctor of Ministry).
    Please be kind to me.

  4. I did a Diploma in Education from Kyambogo university here in Uganda, Kampala. Can i be offered a full scholarship foe my bachelors degree in Education. Thank you

  5. am refugee camper please am very interested to join this please am eretrean now am here in djibouti please email me

  6. excellent posting time thanks for and I wanna join this after am having my degree in pharmacy am just migrated to other county eritrea writers to djibouti so am migran I miss education pls

  7. hello,thanks for given me this opportunity am from cameroon, and a student from university of yaounde 2.Am very interesting in this shoolarship because it will permit me to obtain my goal of going in for PHG program.

  8. I am an ongoing bachelor of arts student at Kenyatta university Kenya but i can\’t continue because of my economic background. I would be really grateful if I qualified for this scholarship because as the great Nelson Mandela said “Education is the key to success”. Thank you for the consideration.

  9. I am mature age student at Kenyatta University Kenya. I need tuition fee to complete my studies. Can FCK help?

  10. I need to study further please help me am from a poor background so i realy need this please my numbers are 0768761285

  11. I will be very glad to the management of pavia university If may be among those who will receive scholarship. I will appreciate because I will be able to higher my education.thanks you

  12. Am so glad to the management of pavia university for offering us with this great scholarship.thanks so much. I will also be glad if I get more so that I can higher my education.thanks

  13. My name is Abigail, currently running a degree program in Nursing in Valley View University Oyibi, Accra- Ghana. I need financial aid to pay up my bill in the university, I\’m owning up to 4000 dollars which I have to pay before November 2017, I will be glad if I can be assisted. Thank you.

  14. This opportunity is great for me except that I haven\’t seen the one of my dream on this list of courses.
    I have bachelor\’s degree in midwifery so I would like to continue with gynecology and obstetric at this step of master\’s.
    Do help me please how can I be served.
    Close regards.

  15. I am Blay from Ghana. Please I don\’t understand system, so could you please explain it further to me

  16. I am from Ethiopia and graduate from Addis Ababa university in Economics. If you give me this chance hopefully I make a difference.

  17. I am Dr.Kasim Mohammed Ali from Gambella regional state Livestock and Fishery resource agency. i am very happy to join your scholarship programme. I want to join on Masters degree program on Veterinary Medicien. Please help me to join because i am member of poor familiy.Thank you!

  18. By July 8, 2017, I will get my BSc degree in physics with a CGPA of 3.58 from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. Can I apply for this scholarship, even though I am late?

    Thank you for your consideration?

  19. My name is Gizachow Bezu .I\’m graduated by electrical and computer engineering from my local university in Ethiopia.I\’m very interesting to proceed my education to fulfill my long dream.so if you invite me,I\’m volunteer to enjoy your scholarship .I hope to hear positive reply

  20. Am doing chemical and process engineering at moi university and am stuck financially… Please help.. Phone number: 0795726820

  21. I am asking if you can provide fund to support my bachelor studies in tanzania universities for the year 2018 as now i have no body to support my degree studies considering that i am a physical disabled person and my dreams is get high education while now i hv a diploma.

  22. i am Brilliant Makuvaro i\’m studying at the university of zimbabwe ….i am nolonger having enough money to continue with my degree….i am doing honours degree in radiography diagnostic .may you please help to complete my degree i hope you will reply my letter positively yours sincerely Brilliant Makuvaro…my mobile is +263 734 975 828..my email is 2makuvaro@gmail.com.

  23. My name is Philemon Machaba Mgosi and i have completed Technician Certificate in Forestry of two year last month and on October i will join Ordinary Diploma in forestry at Forestry training institute Olmotonyi-Arusha Tanzania East Africa. I humbly request your support me a scholarship for bachelor degree as i want to study Environmental and Natural Resources where by i cannot afford to pay my fees in bachelor but also to study in abroad . I will thanks if my request will considered positively so that i can achieve my career in high education.
    My email: mgosiphilemon@yahoo.com phone number +255762030411/766373542.

  24. myself Abdul Noor.. I am a under graduate student.. but my family economy conditions is very poor…. so please help me.

  25. That really sounds awesome and interesting.
    I would really appreciate if im being offered the scholarship.
    Thanks University of Pevia for taking the initiative.
    John Joshia
    Papua New Guinea

  26. Am ongoing student at mount kenya university in kenya doing bachelors in business management but stuck because of college fee,humbly request your support of your scholarship programme to enable complete or takeor change to another course that i will fully complete.Thank you for your consideration
    My email:kenochieng2013@gmail.com.
    Cell phone:+254724275608

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