The American University, Washington DC, USA offers the Emerging Global Leader Scholarship. The offer is created for academically enthusiastic students who wish to undergo a Bachelor’s Degree Programme in any course of choice offered at the university. The aspiring students must be able to show positive civic and social change and be able to give back to the less privileged communities in his/her country.
Level/Field of Study: Undergraduate course offered at the university
Who are to Apply?
The scholarships are for international students from any country who are not U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, or dual citizens of the U.S. and another country.
Benefits of the Global Leader Scholarship
The scholarships is well funded covering tuition fee, room and boarding expenses. On the other hand, the scholarships does not cover health insurance, books, airline ticket and other miscellaneous expenses.
It is also renewable for the 4 year period of undergraduate study but it is based on the individual’s academic performance.
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Eligibility for the Global Leader Scholarship
The applicant must satisfy the following before him/she is deem eligible to apply for the scholarship:
- An International students who have financial challenges as well as those from diverse and underrepresented global and socioeconomic backgrounds.
- Must have a minimum 3.8 GPA equivalent (or in the top 10% of graduating class) for 9th-12th grades.
- Be able to demonstrated commitment to leadership, volunteerism, community service and to advancing the needs of people in their home country.
- Students with a 95+ TOEFL iBT, 7.0+ IELTS, 600+ paper-based TOEFL (taken on or prior to May 31, 2017), or sub-scores of 24+ on the paper-based TOEFL (Taken after 31 May 2017).
- Students who are still enrolled in secondary/high school and graduating by June 2020.
How To Apply
Interest student who wishes to apply for the American University Emerging Global Leader Scholarship are to complete the AU EGLS application, Common or Coalition Application by deadline. All this are to be done online via the University/Scholarship Portal.
Application Deadline: 15 December 2019 or by 15 January 2020.
For more information and application visit – American University Global Leader Scholarship.