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Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD)

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January 01, 2021

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (also known as the Global UGRAD Program) provides one semester scholarships to outstanding undergraduate students from around the world for non-degree full-time study in the United States combined with community service, professional development, and cultural enrichment. Eligible criteria include: be at least 18; be a citizen of a UGRAD participating country, currently residing in that country; be enrolled as an undergraduate and have one semester remaining at the home university at the conclusion of the UGRAD program; proficiency in English; have completed a physical; eligible to receive and maintain the US student exchange visa (J-1) required for the program; and, committed to returning to their home country after the completion of the program. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Scholarship Committee
  • 1015 15th Street NW
  • 7th Floor
  • Washington, DC 20015
  • amy.fisher@worldlearning.org
  • 202-408-5420

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felicinda de gouveia  on 7/12/2020 11:16:18 AM

A scholarship can make a big difference in my education. The money from a scholarship helps by allowing me to be more selective in how I spend my free time. I'll be able to maximize the college experience through service-learning, volunteer opportunities and internships. This scholarship is a blessing for me, number one. It means a lot because not only is it helping me with college and I'm very honored to be getting the award. My career goals are teaching psychology ; that is what I will be majoring in. With this scholarship and the need-based grants I have been awarded, I can complete my education and continue to solve problems within my community. These are the areas I plan to serve. I am grateful to be considered for this scholarship opportunity, and should I be selected, I will use it to advance my physiologist education. I appreciate your consideration, and I look forward to building a lasting relationship with your organization.

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