The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Scholarship is an advanced program committed to achieving a prosperous and sustainable community, intending to eradicate extreme poverty among people by helping its members and partners with loans, grants, technical assistance, and capital investments to promote social and economic development.
ADB’s fully funded scholarship program is available to international applicants worldwide, offering around 140 postgraduate scholarships each year for studies in science and technology, economics, management, and other development-related fields.
WORTH OF SCHOLARSHIP
Fully paid tuition fees
Monthly allowance including accommodation
Book and teaching material fees
paid medical insurance
A bachelor’s degree or its equivalent with a superior academic record
At least 2 years of full-time professional work experience, gained after a college degree
No more than 35 years old at the time of application, and for senior officers and managers, the age limit is 45 years.
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants must indicate to the academic institution that they are applying for admission and that they would like to be considered for the ADB-JSP Scholarship. The completed Institution Application Form and required documentation, including the ADB-JSP Application Sheet form, must be submitted to the academic institution.
Applicants must ensure that they submit accurate and complete documentation. Otherwise, an application may not be processed or an award may be canceled if the documentation or information provided is later determined to be false.
Applicants must submit their latest income tax return or certification of their annual salary/monthly salary, whichever is available. They must also submit a certification of family income (parental income).
Scholarship applications must be submitted at least six months before the intended date on which you wish to begin your studies.
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of the application form or admission by the academic institution does not mean that you have been accepted for a scholarship; accordingly, you should not take any action concerning your current employment or otherwise until you have been informed by the institution that you have been awarded a scholarship.
DEADLINE: At least six months before the expected date on which you wish to start your studies.
You can check out the official Asian Development Bank Scholarship website for more information.