The information provided below is required to process the American University Emerging Global Leader Scholarship 2018-2019. So, to learn more, simply read the material provided below.
The AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship is designed for high-achieving international students who want to study for a Bachelor’s degree in the United States and are committed to good civic and social change. It is designed for students who plan to return home to help under-resourced and under-served areas in their home country.
American University Emerging Global Leader Scholarship Eligibility
The scholarship is actually meant for:
⇒ 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 2019.
⇒ International students who have overcome various obstacles and challenges as well as those from diverse and underrepresented global and socioeconomic backgrounds.
⇒ A minimum 3.8 GPA equivalent (or in the top 10% of graduating class) for 9th-12th grades.
⇒ A demonstrated commitment to leadership, volunteerism, community service and to advancing the needs of people in their home country.
Host Institution(s): American University, Washington DC, USA
Level/Field(s) of study: Any undergraduate study offered at the University
Number of Scholarships: One scholarship is available
Target group: The scholarships are targeted to 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.
Scholarship value/inclusions/duration: The AU EGL scholarship covers all billable AU expenses (full tuition, room and board). The scholarship does not cover non-billable expenses such as mandatory health insurance, books, airline tickets and miscellaneous expenses (approximately U.S. $4,000).
It is renewable for a total of four years of undergraduate study, based on continued satisfactory academic performance.
DO NOT APPLY IF YOU BELONG TO THE CLASS OF PEOPLE WRITTEN BELOW
- You are a U.S. citizen, U.S. permanent resident, or dual citizen of the U.S. and another country.
- You are enrolled in or have already begun any post-secondary studies at another university in your home country or the United States.
- You graduated secondary school earlier than 2017.
American University Emerging Global Leader Scholarship Application Instructions
To apply to the AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship, you must apply and complete the AU EGLS application, Common or Coalition Application, and international admissions process by 15 December 2018.
Deadline: 15 Dec 2018 (annual)
Study in: USA
Course starts August 2019
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.