Applications are currently being received for the OSCE Academy in Bishkek Scholarship. The scholarship is fully funded and awarded to qualified candidates who are applying to study in one of the masters of art programs (MA in Politics and Security Programme and the MA in Economic Governance and Development Programme) of the academy. The scholarship program aims to assist selected candidates in the pursuit of their educational goals.
The OSCE Academy in Bishkek is a public foundation, established in 2002 by the Kyrgyz Government and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). The OSCE Academy promotes the principles and values of the OSCE through post-graduate education, professional training, research, and intellectual exchange. Its demanding MA Programmes in the fields of “Economic Governance and Development” and “Politics and Security (Central Asia)” enroll a total of up to 60 students on a highly competitive basis each year.
The two programs are designed for young professionals with a strong work ethic who wish to broaden their education in the areas of political sciences, security studies, international relations, conflict prevention, international development studies, economics, and questions of good governance. The programs start on 1 September 2022 and end on 29 February 2024. All enrolled students must participate in the preparatory Summer School from 1 to 26 August 2022. Both MA programs are organized as full-time studies and require students to travel and live in Bishkek.
Selected candidates for this scholarship program to study in Kyrgyzstan will receive the following benefits:
To apply for this scholarship program, applicants must meet the following admission criteria:
Interested candidates in these Asia scholarships should register and complete the corresponding form.
Only successful candidates will be contacted for further testing and interviews. The application deadline is January 10, 2022, at 11 pm (Bishkek time).
Lastly, It is important to visit the official website link found below to access the application form.