The United States of America (USA) is known as the sit of world power and economic strength. Therefore, every sector thrives in the United States and this makes the country a dream destination for many. More importantly, the United States still ranks among the best in education and grants scholarships to citizens and international students alike.
The available scholarships below are basically for international students. Are you qualified for these scholarships? Let us check the requirements for both scholarships below.
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<b style=”font-family: inherit; font-size: inherit;”>Fulbright Foreign Student Program in USA
This program is funded by the binational Fulbright Commissions/Foundations or U.S Embassies. This program enables graduate students, researchers and young professionals to study and do further research in the United states. International students from more than 100 countries across the world are eligible for application if the requirements are attained.
This scholarship cuts across all disciplines and the benefits include: tuition fees, airfare, monthly stipend, health insurance and other financial expenses are funded within this duration.
After successful application/selection, you are offered admission into either the USA universities and other academic institutions.
However, this program eligibility and selection varies from country to country, hence, you can only apply through the Fulbright Commission or U.S embassy in your home country. Click here to begin.
Humbert Humphrey Fellowships in USA
This scholarship is specifically for experienced professionals across the world who are interested in building outstanding leadership qualities. Successful applicants are assigned to various universities considering their area of interest. It is strictly for professionals; therefore, applicants must ensure they possess the following:
• A first degree from a recognized university
• English language proficiency
• At least five years or full time professional/leadership experience
• Visible leadership skills with past experiences
• A record of public service in your home country
Just as the above, the requirement for application vary from each country, so applications should consult the Bi-national Fulbright Commission in your country for eligibility.
This scholarship caters for the tuition fees at the assigned university, monthly allowance, airfare, field trips/conferences or any other professional development fees, computer study, etc. To begin application, click here