The 2015 AU Emerging Global Leadership Scholarship for International students is now open for application. This scholarship is awarded by American University Washington, DC to international students who wish to pursue an undergraduate program in the institution. The scholarship will cover all billable AU expenses (full tuition, room and board) for one international student who will need a visa (preferably an F-1 or J-1 student visa) to study in the United States. The deadline for submission of application is December 15, 2014.
The AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship promotes educational access and opportunity while enhancing international diversity. Bringing together the best of AU — academic excellence, leadership development, and global engagement — the AU Emerging Global Leader achieves, inspires, and serves with vision. The AU EGL is dedicated to positive civic and social change, and will return home to improve under-resourced, underserved communities in his/her home country.
- A minimum 3.8 GPA equivalent (or in the top 10 percent of graduating class) for 9th-12th grades.
- A demonstrated commitment to service and advancing the needs of people in their home country
- Excellent oral and written communication skills in English, with a minimum 90 TOEFL iBT (with no subscore lower than 20) or 6.5 IELTS (with no subscore lower than 6.0)
- Demonstrated leadership, volunteerism and community service
Fields of study
Scholarship will be provided to pursue a bachelor’s degree program at The American University, USA.
What the scholarship covers
The scholarship will cover all billable AU expenses (full tuition, room and board) for one international student who will need a visa (preferably an F-1 or J-1 student visa) to study in the United States.
How to apply
The mode of application is online. Students must apply through Regular Decision only and must submit the AU EGLS application, the Common Application and AU Supplement, and all supporting documents by December 15, 2014. To apply to the AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship, simply complete the online application. Click here to contact the scholarship provider for more information on how to apply.
The deadline for scholarship application is December 15, 2014.