The links below represent scholarship search engines that might be helpful in your search for external funding from international sources.
A resource for more than eighty different student loans for German students.
IIE, which seeks to foster educational exchange, has great resources for exchange students.
IEFA is the premier resource for financial aid, college scholarship, and grant information for US and international students wishing to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive college scholarship search and grant listings plus international student loan programs and other information to promote study abroad.
IREX administers various fellowships for non-degree studies as well as one- and two-year graduate degree studies in the US for foreign nationals within 11 areas of study. Their international student loan program is designed to increase the opportunities for international students who wish to study at approved colleges and universities. Financing is available up to total cost of education in US dollars. Students are required to have a US citizen as cosigner.