13 Popular Scholarships you could never miss to be in US
A program offered by the United States Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. Fulbright offers scholarship opportunities for graduate students, young professionals and artists to study in the US for one year or more. Open to international students in all fields excluding medicine.It is one of the most popular choice for students world over.
#1 Apply to Fulbright Foreign Student Program
The Humphrey Program brings young and mid-career professionals from designated countries to the United States for a year of non-degree graduate-level study, leadership development, and professional collaboration with U.S. counterparts wishing to undertake 10 months of academic study in the US. Although not offering degree qualifications, students are able to study and develop their knowledge at academic institutions across the nation.
#2 Apply to Hubert Humphrey Fellowship Program
The provider organisation P.E.O is a philanthropic organisation involved in the welfare of women. Student will get a maximum amount of $10,000. Scholarships not for online courses, research, internships, or for practical training unless it is combined with coursework.
#3 Apply to International Peace Scholarships
Scholarships to study in the US for non-residents and international students. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA (grade point average) and be enrolled on a program at an accredited university within Washington DC, Maryland or Virginia. Worth US$1,000. Beginning February 16, 2015, the online application will be available for the award for the 2015-2016 academic year. It is advised that applicants gather all necessary information prior to starting. Applications cannot be saved, and must be completed in one sitting.
#4 Apply to The NextGen Scholarship Fund
Rotary selects up to 100 individuals from around the world to receive fully funded academic fellowships at one of our peace centers. These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and field-study expenses. Each year around 50 master’s degree fellowships are awarded.
#5 Apply to Rotary Peace Fellowships
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#7 Apply to Japan-United States Friendship Commission
#8 Apply to East-West Center Scholarships and Fellowships.
#12 Apply to MasterCard Foundation Scholarships
#13 Apply to AAUW International Fellowships