€10,000 Undergraduate and Graduate New Student Scholarship at Webster Vienna Private University in Austria 2023

Written by catherine.caoile on March 30, 2022

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    All
  • Country of the Scholarship

    Austria
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

    2023
  • Type of scholarship

    Bachelor's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    9000 - 12000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

    University
  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

    Offline
  • Applier's country

    All
  • Expenses covered

    Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

Webster Vienna Private University in Austria is now accepting scholarship applications for the academic year 2022-203 for new undergraduate and graduate students. The university wants to encourage students who can demonstrate their academic excellence and can prove their financial needs to further their higher education.

New Student Scholarship 

To help ease the financial barriers that every higher education student are facing, Webster Vienna wants to take into consideration the student’s finances by offering scholarships for the newly admitted students in undergraduate and graduate degree.

The university knows that when making academic decisions, finances is vital. To bring the students to their studies and give them a better and brighter future, they are assisting the outstanding students who are willing to further their education and achieve their career goals.

By encouraging the newly admitted students, the scholarship will be based on their academic merits, English proficiency, and financial needs. The scholarship with a total value of up to €10,000 to cover their tuition fees will be awarded to the deserving undergraduate and graduate students. Scholarship value will be based on the categories of the scholarship criteria.

Scholarship Provider: Webster Vienna Private University 

About the Provider 

Webster Vienna Private University, founded in 1915, is an American private university in Vienna, Austria. It offers students a number of bachelor’s and postgraduate study programs.

Webster Vienna is recognized worldwide as an accessible and accredited institution. It is a private, non-profit university and its purpose is to prepare you for a lifelong independent student and leader.  The university ensures that every learning experience will be high-quality learning that can transform them into individual excellence and be more ready for the next step of their life and achieve their career and financial goals.

WVPU is one of the longest-running private universities in Austria. Founded at the invitation of the Mayor of Vienna Dr. Leopold Gratz became the first university in the country to offer study programs in English, the first to offer the MBA degree in 1985, and one of the first to receive full accreditation as a private university. in 2001

40 years since its founding, WVPU has been an integral part of the Austrian university scene. The list of research faculties, known for their exceptional excellence in teaching and learning, guarantees indivisibility in teaching while providing practical skills in real life. Always committed to the core values, Webster University continues to place students at the center of education that promotes respect for diversity and understanding of oneself and other values ​​of the world’s citizens.

Scholarship Summary

  • Academic Year: 2022-2023
  • Degree Level: Undergraduate and graduate
  • Field: Any chosen field of the applicants
  • Number of Awards: 10
  • Applicant’s Nationality: Local and International students
  • Duration: up to 4 years
  • Scholarship Awards: Partial tuition fee to up to €10,000
  • Scholarship Country: Austria
  • Renewable: Yes, for up to 4 years.
  • Offered Annually: Yes

Eligibility 

To begin the application, students must meet the following eligibility for the scholarship.

  • Local and International students are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Must show good academic records.
  • Good communication skills in oral and written English.
  • Be admitted to a full-time degree program at the university.
  • Commencing undergraduate or graduate program.
  • The awards of the scholarship will be based on the student’s eligibility and criteria.
  • A minimum grade of 3.0.

Application Process 

The Webster Vienna Private University encourages all students who are admitted to the university and have good academic achievements to apply for the scholarship. For the fall of 2022, the newly accepted students may be able to request a scholarship application from the scholarship coordinator or admission department.

The application will be asking the students to upload the following documents, which the university recommends be prepared before starting the application:

  • The acceptance letter proves that you have been admitted to a full-time degree at Webster Vienna Private University.
  • Motivation Letter, financial documents which are written by the student that can explain their financial needs, background, and how the scholarship can help you financially. Students can also include why they are deserving to receive the scholarship award.
  • Financial documents must be translated to English, students can submit their net earnings, payslips, employer or pensions. The amount must be in euros, if the amount is not in euros,  students must convert them and indicate the rate used.
  • Bank statements will not be accepted, if the student is self-employed, they can submit an official letter that states their earnings and company information.

Essay

An original essay in English on one of the two topics below:

  • Many students at Webster Vienna Private University have skills, cultural heritage, and talents that identify them and improve the lives of their peers. If you are so interested or have a unique background, share more in an essay of 1000-1200 words;
  • we always learn from our mistakes. In an essay of 1000-1200 words, describe the situation or experience in which you learned about the failure. Explain the situation, what steps you have taken, and how you have learned from that.

Criteria and Awards 

Distinction 

Master Degree €7,000 Awards per academic year

  • GPA Minimum of 3.5
  • English Proficiency C1 minimum
  • Financial need
  • Essay evaluation and recommendation
  • Newly admitted graduate  students in the fall of 2022

Bachelors Degree €10,000 Awards per academic year

  • GPA Minimum of 3.5
  • English Proficiency C1 minimum
  • Financial need
  • Essay evaluation and recommendation
  • Newly admitted graduate  students in the fall of 2022

Merit 

Master Degree €4,000 Awards per academic year

  • GPA Minimum of 3.0
  • English Proficiency B2 minimum
  • Financial need
  • Essay evaluation and recommendation
  • Newly admitted graduate  students in the fall of 2022

Bachelors Degree €5,000 Awards per academic year

  • GPA Minimum of 3.0
  • English Proficiency B2 minimum
  • Financial need
  • Essay evaluation and recommendation
  • Newly admitted graduate  students in the fall of 2022

Honors 

Master Degree €2,000 Awards per academic year

  • GPA Minimum of 3.0
  • English Proficiency B2 minimum
  • Financial need
  • Essay evaluation and recommendation
  • Newly admitted graduate  students in the fall of 2022

Bachelors Degree €2,500 Awards per academic year

  • GPA Minimum of 3.0
  • English Proficiency B2 minimum
  • Financial need
  • Essay evaluation and recommendation
  • Newly admitted graduate  students in the fall of 2022

The scholarship award is a partial scholarship only, the student must be able to pay their remaining tuition fees. Scholarship awards are renewable for up to 4 years for undergraduate degree students and a maximum of 2 years for graduate students.

The awardee must maintain their GPA for the renewal of the scholarship.

Scholarship Deadline

The deadline to submit the scholarship application is until May 31, 2022.


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