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The Colombia Government Scholarship 2024-25 in Colombia is open to international applicants seeking fully funded opportunities for Master's, Specialization, and PhD programs. Administered by ICETEX, the scholarship program welcomes candidates from around the globe in various fields of study. The duration of the scholarship varies depending on the program, with 18 months for specialization, 2 years for masters, and 4 years for PhD.

Level of study: Masters, PhD

Grants: The Colombia Government Scholarship offers a range of benefits to selected candidates, including: 1. Full coverage of tuition fees: The scholarship will cover the entire cost of tuition, allowing recipients to pursue their studies without the financial burden of paying for educational expenses.

2. Medical insurance coverage: Candidates will receive comprehensive medical insurance, ensuring that their healthcare needs are taken care of during their time of study in Colombia.

3. Support for books and materials: The scholarship program includes provisions for covering the costs of books and other necessary materials required for academic studies, ensuring that students have access to the resources they need.

4. Monthly living stipend and installation costs: Selected candidates will receive a monthly living allowance to cover their day-to-day expenses, as well as assistance with installation costs to help them settle into their new academic environment.

5. Coverage of unexpected costs: The scholarship also provides support for unforeseen or unexpected expenses that may arise during the course of the candidates' studies, ensuring that they can focus on their academic pursuits without financial worries.

Eligibility Criteria: This scholarship is open to international students of all nationalities.

1. Nationality requirement: Candidates from any country, except Colombia, are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

2. Educational background: Applicants must hold a professional, graduate, or bachelor's degree in any field of study. The scholarship is open to candidates with diverse academic backgrounds.

3. Age limitation: Candidates must be under 50 years old at the time of application. This criterion ensures that the scholarship opportunity is available to individuals at different stages of their career.

4. Marital status: Applicants should not be married to a Colombian national. This requirement ensures that the scholarship is targeted at international candidates.

5. Language proficiency: There is no specific requirement for IELTS or any other language proficiency test for admission. However, it is important for candidates to have a good command of the language of instruction in their chosen program to ensure academic success.

Deadline: 9th June 2024.

Online Apply: https://web.icetex.gov.co/es/becas/beca-colombia-extranjeros