Shakhmardan Yessenov Scholarship 2023

Shakhmardan Yessenov Foundation announces a competition for the provision of 20 monthly student scholarships 40,000 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, as well as 2-5 year undergraduate courses for medical schools, 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 –
  2. Attach to the application form:

Mandatory documents:

  1. ID scan;
  2. “Is it easy to become a professional in the modern world? What prevents and what contributes to this?” (text in the edited document);
  3. The transcript of records of the student (GPA no less than 3.0);

Additional documents:

  1. Certificates/Diplomas in Science – no more than 2 certificates*;
  2. Certificates in active involvement in public life and volunteering – no more than 3 certificates*;
  3. Publications – no more than 2 publications*;
  4. Recommendation of the Scientific adviser/ head of the department – no more than 1 document*

*The Foundation considers limited number of certificates. A candidate has to independently select certificates, which best reflect his/her achievements.

Submit your applications before: March, 02 2023

*Applications will be accepted till March 02, 2023, 03:00 PM Astana time (GMT+6).

All applications are filled in on the Foundation’s website –