Mer Consortium Scholarships for Eu Students, 2021

Candidates are invited to apply for the MER consortium scholarships offered by the MER community to study in Europe during the 2021/2022 academic year.

The scholarships are intended to provide financial assistance to excellent international students who are not funded by Erasmus Mundus for their MER MSc at one of the partner universities, namely the University of Southampton, University of Liege, University of Bordeaux, or the University of the country. Basque / Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea.

Why choose this program? By choosing this program, one can strengthen one’s ability to think through difficult questions, examine the marine ecosystem and its resources, and ensure that marine growth is sustainable. Thanks to the required modules, you will acquire an absolute knowledge of biological, physical, and chemical oceanography, as well as marine geology.

Application Deadline: July 01, 2021

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: MER Community
  • Department: N/A
  • Course Level: Masters
  • Award: Up to  a maximum of € 5400
  • Number of Awards: N/A
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: International
  • The award can be taken in Europe


  • Eligible Countries: EU
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: The grant will be awarded for the MER-CG MSc programme.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for the grant, the applicants must have to follow the following given requirements:
  • be a citizen of eligible countries;
  • Open to all the applicants admitted as MER MSc students that are not funded by Erasmus Mundus nor subjected to any other incompatibility (e.g., being the holder of a national scholarship);
  • The student can apply for this grant only as a part of and during the completion of the on-line MER Application procedure (Section “Grants and Fellowships”);
  • Academic achievement in previous studies must comply with a minimum of excellence according to the MER JPB’s criteria.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: In order to apply for the grant, aspirants can navigate the online portal.
  • Supporting Documents: Candidates must submit a copy of the following required documents along with the application, i.e., an ID card, a passport photo in JPG format, a CV, and academic records.
  • Admission Requirements: Scholars holding an offer letter for their degree with unique curricular criteria and must meet the requirements of eligibility.
  • Language Requirement: If English is not your first language, you will need to show that your English language skills are high enough to succeed in your studies.


The MER Consortium Grants in the MER-CG program are providing a worth of up to a maximum of € 5400 to the deserving candidates for the academic year 2021/2022.

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