A competition has been announced for a student scholarship named after Academician Sh. Yessenova 2024

Shakhmardan Yessenov Foundation announces a competition for the provision of 20 monthly student scholarships 70,000 tenge each.

Program participant: students, citizens of Kazakhstan over 18, studying at universities of Kazakhstan in 2-3 years of studying of a bachelor’s degree programme or in the 1st  year of studying of a master’s degree programme, as well as the 1st year of internship in natural science, technical, medical and IT specialties.

Number of grants (scholarships): 20

To participate in the Competition for the Shakhmardan Yessenov scholarship, the candidate must:

  1. Fill in an online application form on the Foundation’s website – Стипендия им. академика Ш.Есенова 2024 — Shakhmardan Yessenov Foundation
  2. Attach to the application form 

Mandatory documents:

  • ID scan;
  • Essay on the topic “What have I doneand will do for the science of Kazakhstan? What is important to you and why? “(an essay can only be submitted in writing);
  • The transcript of records of the student (GPA no less than 3.0);
  • A copy of the diploma of higher education for students of a master’s degree programme (bachelor, specialist). 

Additional documents:

  • Certificates/Diplomas in Science – no more than 2 certificates*;
  • Certificates in active involvement in public life and volunteering – no more than 3 certificates*;
  • Publications – no more than 2 publications*;

* The Foundation is considering a limited number of certificates. The candidate must independently select the certificates that best reflect his achievements.

Applications are accepted from February 01 to March 05, 2024, 15:00 Nur-Sultan time (GMT+6). Applications received after the deadline are not considered.