Grants, scholarships and bursaries are generally available at the institutions that you are studying, speak to the financial aid office and they should point you in the right direction including which academic departments are offering funding for postgraduate studies.
 
Then generally there are a few global websites which can help, because they either offer solutions for general post grad studies in terms of Grants, scholarships or bursaries or are specifically based for certain areas. Search through them and you should win. A lot of post grad studies covers funding just for studying a masters/PhD as a blanket offering, so at times it doesn’t matter what field you are reading for in your degree.

Battling Fees - image source iStockphoto.com Copyright: PeskyMonkey

Battling Fees - image source iStockphoto.com Copyright: PeskyMonkey

An ongoing battle for many an aspiring student is the lack of funds, whether it is to pay for fees, maybe text books, housing or even the odd social expense…and of course pizza! Yes the path to the real world though just a few exams away is filled with obstacles that can hamper one’s education. We put together a list of solutions for all those struggling students (young bucks) from around the world to help finance your education.

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So we live in big bad world of fighting off large hordes of cannibals, flying through air raids, saving the world after you discover that you have the power of a thousand tigers….then you wake up! And the reality of your long hard day at the office, lectures, gym etc kick in….you crawl out of bed and make it to the bathroom, gazing into the mirror you realise that the stubble you destroyed yesterday is back! After verbally abusing all existence of hair you gear up for the daily battle of stubble and the mammoth mission of finding the perfect hairstyle.
 
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