Fully funded scholarships from the Obama Foundation to study in the United States of America with a monthly stipend and accept the Duolingo English test
Applications are now open for the Obama Foundation Scholarships to Study in the USA with Full Funding at Columbia University for the 2022-2023 academic year.
Obama Foundation Details:
City: New York: New York
Scholarship Name: Obama Foundation Scholars Program
University name: Columbia University
Countries available for submission: United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Djibouti, Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Comoros, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Somalia, Syria, Tunisia , Yemen, and all countries of the world.
Study level: Master’s.
Duration of study: from 1 to 3 years, according to the specialization to be applied for.
Application deadline: December 22, 2021.
Specializations offered in the scholarship:
architecture and planning
Arts and Sciences
college of Law
Engineering and applied sciences
Medicine and Surgery
The Obama Foundation Scholarship includes funding as follows:
1- A monthly salary.
2- Accommodation is free in New York.
3- Travel tickets.
4- All tuition fees.
5- Basic medical, dental and life insurance for the duration of the program.
Scholarship Admission Criteria:
To be emerging leaders who have made meaningful contributions to their field and are now at a “breakthrough moment” in their career.
You have a demonstrated commitment to service and leadership within a community, region or country, along with a demonstrated commitment to return to these communities after completion of the program and to apply their improved training, skills, and contacts on a long-term basis to benefit from these communities.
Fluent in English (oral, written and spoken)
They have the ability and inclination to positively shape the future of their community.
You have a demonstrated commitment to inclusivity, community orientation, hope, courage, imagination, strategy, accountability, integrity and resilience.
The following documents must be submitted:
Curriculum Vitae: A resume should be a chronological list of your employment, academic history, and other significant activities, including any awards, publications, or other achievements ․
Personal Video Statement: The personal video statement must be a short video (no longer than three minutes) presenting the applicant and their work to the selection committee.
Responses to Short Essay Questions: The short essay questions help the selection committee understand the applicant’s work, motivations and how the program fits into their career path. Applicants will submit their essay questions in the online application.
Proof of English Proficiency: Applicants whose native language is not English are required to demonstrate English proficiency by submitting scores from one of four tests: TOEFL, IELTS, PTE Academy or Duolingo Test of English.
Two Letters of Recommendation: Two letters of recommendation are required from individuals who are familiar with the applicant and the applicant’s work in an academic, professional, or community service environment. Recommendations should directly address the applicant’s suitability for admission to the Obama Foundation Scholars Program. Recommendations should not be written by family members or friends.
How to apply:
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