P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship (IPS)

The International Peace Scholarship Fund, established in 1949, is a program which provides scholarships for selected women from other countries for graduate study in the United States and Canada.

The scholarship is based upon demonstrated need; however, the award is not intended to cover all academic or personal expenses. At the time of application, the applicant is required to indicate additional financial resources adequate to meet her estimated expenses.

The maximum amount awarded to a student is $12,500. Lesser amounts may be awarded according to individual needs.

For more information please visit: http://www.peointernational.org/about-peo-international-peace-scholarship-ips

internationalpeacescholarshipipslogo2x2inrgb

Advertisements

Study in California with a scholarship!

There are a limited number of one time scholarships for new international students ranging from $250 up to the full cost of tuition for one year each depending on availability of funds.

All scholarship applications must be submitted no later than July 1 for the Fall Semester and no later than November 15 for the Spring Semester. Only students who have been admitted will be considered for scholarships.

Scholarship applications will be reviewed when they are submitted, therefore prospective students are encouraged to apply early. Funds are limited and not all applicants will receive scholarships.

smcc-of-silicon-valley-logo-276

Global Beca International Student Scholarship

To apply for the Global Beca International Student Scholarship, complete the required application form available here. You will need to have the following items ready to attach to your application:

1. A typed 250-300 word Personal Insight Statement regarding your program of study and how San Mateo Colleges of Silicon Valley will contribute to your academic and career goals. We would like you to include in your personal insight statement your response to the following questions:
a. What have you done academically that prepares you for your future success?
b. Why do you believe activities outside the classroom are also important for your future success?
c. How would financial support for your education benefit you and your family?

2. A letter of recommendation from a teacher, administrator, employer, community or church leader.

3. A copy of your academic transcript from the past year or last school attended.

For questions regarding the Global Beca Scholarship, please contact:
Dr. Jing Luan, President of San Mateo Colleges of Silicon Valley

3401 CSM Drive  San Mateo, CA 94402
Phone: +001 (650) 358 – 6880
E-mail: InternationalScholarship@smccd.edu

Other Scholarship Resources

Find more scholarships through the San Mateo County Community Colleges Foundation.

Diversity scholarship from Colorado State University!

We are happy to announce renewable scholarship opportunities for undergraduate students at Colorado State University! Students coming from underrepresented countries are now eligible for a partial tuition waiver across all of our majors. These scholarships are renewable and lower the total cost for students by nearly $10,000 per year.

For more information and to nominate someone today please email stene.verhulst@colostate.edu or visit https://educationusa.state.gov/node/4096

csu-logo

Congreso Liderazgo Educativo 3.0

url

El Colegio Abraham S. Fischler de Educación de Nova Southeastern Universitycelebra por quinto año consecutivo, en el marco de su Summer Institute, el Congreso Liderazgo Educativo 3.0 para reunir a los rectores, líderes e interesados en las tendencias y el desarrollo de la educación de América Latina y el Caribe.  Se anexa convocatoria para mayor información.

Para más información: Congreso Rectores 2016 Newsletter 1

 

Washington & Jefferson College Scholarships

images

 Scholarships for Incoming International Students

The top two scholarships below are new: one full-scholarship and 5 full tuition scholarships. The other scholarships have been in existence for several years and there is no limit to the number of students who may be awarded the Washington, Jefferson, Independence, or Founders Scholarship.

Two types of financial assistance are available for incoming international students:  scholarships based on academic achievement and need-based scholarships.

TBD Scholarship for First-Year Students (merit, need-based) (one awarded per year)

  • Full scholarship covering tuition, room, meal plan. Scholarship covers 4 years full-time enrollment (maximum) for entering first year students. Student must maintain a college GPA of 3.1 and maintain full time enrollment status.
  • Preference given to candidates with high school average GPA of 3.7 (on scale of 4.0), class rank top 10%
  • SAT or ACT required (preferred scores: SAT 1800 or ACT 27)
  • Priority deadline for the fall semester is February 15. Notification by April 1.
  • Deadline for the spring semester is November 1. Notification by December 1
  • Books, travel and personal expenses are not included.

 

     TBD Full tuition scholarship for First-Year Students(merit, need-based) (five awarded       per year)

  • Full tuition ($42,656 2015-16 academic year). Scholarship covers 4 years (maximum) full-time enrollment for entering first year students. Student must maintain a college GPA of 3.1 and maintain full-time enrollment status.
  • Preference  given to average GPA of 3.5 (on scale of 4.0)
  • SAT or ACT scores are NOT required
  • Priority deadline for the fall semester is February 15. Notification by April 1.
  • Deadline for the spring semester is November 1. Notification by December 1
  • Housing, meal plan, books, travel and personal expenses are not included.

 

Washington Scholarship for first year and transfer students

  • Awards range from $24,000 to $30,000 per academic year. Scholarship covers 4 academic year maximum for entering first year students (will be adjusted for transfer students based on credits transferred). Student must maintain a college GPA of 3.1 and maintain full time enrollment status.
  • Preference given to average high school or college GPA of 3.5 (on scale of 4.0)
  • SAT or ACT scores are NOT required
  • Priority deadline for the fall semester is February 15. Notification by April 1.
  • Deadline for the spring semester is November 1. Notification by December 1
  • Expenses beyond the scholarship (additional tuition, meal plan, books, travel and personal expenses are not covered.

 

Jefferson Scholarship for first year and transfer students

  • $19,000 per academic year. Scholarship covers 4 academic years (maximum) for entering first year students (will be adjusted for transfer students based on credits transferred.) Student must maintain a college GPA of 3.0 and maintain full time enrollment status.
  • Preference given to average high school or college GPA of 3.3 (on scale of 4.0)
  • SAT or ACT scores are NOT required
  • Priority deadline for the fall semester is February 15. Notification by April 1.
  • Deadline for the spring semester is November 1. Notification by December 1
  • Expenses beyond the scholarship (additional tuition, meal plan, books, travel and personal expenses) are not included.

 

Independence Scholarship for first year and transfer students

  • $15,000 per academic year. Scholarship covers 4 academic year (maximum) for entering first year students (will be adjusted for transfer students based on credits transferred.) Student must maintain college GPA of 2.7 and maintain full time enrollment status.
  • Preference  given to average high school GPA of 3.0 (on scale of 4.0)
  • SAT or ACT scores are NOT required
  • Priority deadline for the fall semester is February 15. Notification by April 1.
  • Deadline for the spring semester is November 1. Notification by December 1
  • Expenses beyond the scholarship (additional tuition, meal plan, books, health insurance, travel and personal expenses) are not included

 

Founders Scholarship for first year and transfer students

  • $8,000 per academic year. Scholarship covers 4 academic year maximum for entering first year students (will be adjusted for transfer students based on credits transferred. college GPA of 2.7 and maintain full time enrollment status.
  • Preference  given to average high school GPA of 2.7 (on scale of 4.0)
  • SAT or ACT scores are NOT required
  • Student may apply by regular admission deadline of March 1 (November 1 for Spring entry). Notification by April 1 (Notification by December 1 for Spring).
  • Expenses beyond the scholarship (additional tuition, meal plan, books, travel, health insurance, and personal expenses) are not included.

 

 

CASCADE AND SISKIYOU INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS AT SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY (OR)

so or

Cascade and Siskiyou International Student Scholarships are for international students attending Southern Oregon University. This scholarship is for international undergraduates, graduates and graduating IEP students. This award will continue each quarter as long as the student is registered at SOU full time and maintains at least a 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale) average in all courses each quarter, providing funding is available.

The deadline for these scholarships is April 1, 2016. 

For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/XsJrsY