Bill and Melinda Gates Fellowships – Thailand, Colombia, Ghana


Scholarship Description:

30 MSc scholarships in Sanitary Engineering are funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and will be awarded to students who wish to study the MSc programme in Urban Water and Sanitation.


Scholarship Eligibility:

Candidates who wish to apply for this program should meet the following conditions:

  • Have a provisional admission to one of the three above listed specializations of the MSc program in Urban Water and Sanitation.
  • Be able to cover the remaining part of the total cost of the program (the total cost, inclusive international travel cost, minus USD25,000) by other means.
  • Should come from a developing country or from a country in transition.


Deadline for Application:

Start: 15 August 201
Submission deadline: 15 May 2014


Level of Studies:



Scholarship Coverage:

The BMGF contribution is equivalent to USD 25,000. This is at this moment about EURO 19,000.


Additional Information:

For more information about the cost and the cost of the joint programmes, please contact Ms Ineke Melis at:


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