The Western Union Foundation Global Scholarship Program, additionally alluded to as WU Scholars, is a program intended to bolster youngsters and their endeavors to seek after secondary instruction.
Application Deadline: twelfth April 2017
Determination and Notification to all Applicants: July 2017
Qualified Countries: All. For the most part developing nations
Fields of Study: Science, innovation, engineering, arithmetic, and business/enterprise.
About the Award: The WU Scholars program was made to help give youngsters a lift towards a superior life. The Western Union Foundation trusts education is the surest way to financial open door. Instructive interests to pick up learning and aptitudes for popular, 21st century professions are invreasing everywhere throughout the world.
To us, a superior education implies better business openings. What’s more, with better business openings come enhanced gaining potential. As Western Union CEO Hikmet Ersek says, “Education is powerful. It is the key to change and one key to financial dignity for all”. That money related respect is the thing that drives a superior life for people, families, and groups the world over.
Grants must be utilized at a certiiedy post-optional foundation looking for a college degree.
All candidates must be seeking after a degree/field of study in one of the accompanying classes: science, innovation, Engineering, arithmetic, and business/enterprise.
All candidates for grants must be between the ages of 18 – 26 years old on June 1, 2017.
Application must be submitted in English. Interpretation administrations might be utilized to help non-English speakers submit. You won’t be punished for fundamental mistakes.
Must have the capacity to show induction to a certified post-secondary foundation or have connected for permission.
Must give a letter of proposal from an educator or teacher. On the off chance that an educator or teacher can’t present a proposal for your benefit, you may likewise utilize somebody who has mentored you in an adolescent/group aggregate, volunteer position, work/business circumstance, and so on.
Grants must be utilized on projects bringing about a college degree. Particular scholastic projects (focus abroad term, stay solitary dialect securing course, benefit learning, and so on.) are not allowed.
Grants may not be utilized for cutting edge degrees, for example, Masters, PhD, JD, and so forth.
Grants might be utilized for educational cost or school charges amid the scholastic term quickly taking after grant victor determinations (assessed in July). Reserves can’t be utilized for food and lodging or for school supplies.
Close relatives of controlling officers in Western Union, any of its partners and non-subsidiary charitable elements, or its Agents are not qualified to take an interest in the grant program.
Every other worker and their relatives who meet the other qualification prerequisites may apply.
Determination Criteria: Candidates will be chosen in view of criteria identifying with the program’s three columns: Perseverance, Aspiration, and Community.
Number of Awardees: Not indicated
Estimation of Scholarship: Selected grant beneficiaries will get USD $2,500 each to contribute toward educational cost or school expenses at a certified post-secondary establishment.
Span of Scholarship: One-time
Visit Scholarship Webpage for points of interest
Grant Provider: Western Union