The Foundation for Afghanistan offers Undergraduate Scholarships for Afghan Students in USA 2013
Study Subject(s):You may choose to study in any field you’re interested.
Course Level:This scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate degree level.
Scholarship Provider:The Foundation for Afghanistan
Scholarship can be taken at:USA
Eligibility:All college-eligible Afghan students, especially females, are encouraged to apply. We are especially looking for students with financial need who also demonstrate a determination to make a meaningful contribution to Afghanistan upon completion of their education. Through this scholarship program, the Foundation hopes to contribute towards improving human capacity and facilitating the development of Afghanistan.
Scholarship Open for International Students:Afghan students can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description:The Foundation for Afghanistan is now accepting applications for our college scholarship program under which qualified Afghan students will receive full scholarships in the United States to study for their bachelor’s degree. All demonstrated needs of admitted students will be met by assistance from our partner institutions or from Foundation for Afghanistan. Full scholarships will be provided for four years or, in some cases, the duration of students’ undergraduate education.
What does it cover?The Foundation for Afghanistan and its partner colleges will cover all fees, health insurance, meals and housing for the duration of study. Once in college, students are expected to work 10-15 hours a week to cover their personal expenses and books. Students are responsible for buying their own laptop and airfare to and from Afghanistan.
Selection Criteria:We use a combination of factors to select the most qualified students. International TOEFL/SAT/IELTS scores and good high school grades are important; community involvement, volunteer experience or previous work are also important. In particular, we are looking for students who demonstrate a commitment to Afghanistan and academic excellence.
How to Apply:The mode of applying is by electronically.
Scholarship Application Deadline:Do submit your applications till November 15, 2012.