Applications are invited for Fully Funded Obama Foundation Scholars Program at the Columbia University in the United States. Applications are open for local and international students to pursue higher Study.
The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.
|Deadline||:||3 February 2019|
|Study in||:||United States|
|Provider||:||The Obama Foundation|
|Course Level||:||Undergraduate, and Post-graduate|
|Field of Study||:||All Subjects|
Benefits for Fully Funded Obama Foundation Scholars Program:
- Monthly stipend to assist with living expenses in New York City
- A furnished studio apartment within walking distance of Columbia University
- All tuition and fees for up to four courses at Columbia University
- Basic medical, dental and life insurance for the duration of the program
- Air travel to and from home country and any program-related activities
- Leadership development programming led by the Obama Foundation that will help scholars gain the real-world skills, tools, and experiences to expand the impact of their work when they return home
Eligibility for Fully Funded Obama Foundation Scholars Program:
The Obama Foundation Scholars Program at Columbia University seeks rising leaders from around the world who meet the following criteria:
- Have a proven commitment to service and leadership within a community, region or country outside the United States, coupled with a demonstrated commitment to return to these communities following their completion of the program and apply their enhanced training, skills, and connections on a long-term basis for the benefit of these communities
- Are emerging leaders who have made meaningful contributions to their field and are now at a “tipping point” in their careers
- Are fluent in English (verbal, written and spoken)
- Have the ability and inclination to positively shape the future of their community
- Have a demonstrated commitment to humility, integrity, inclusivity, stewardship, fearlessness, imagination and teamwork
Eligible Regions: Open for All.