The Norman Woodberry Scholarship Program

  • Website Address
  • http://www.worldaffairsforum.org/education/studyab...
  • Contact
  • Norman Woodberry Scholarship Program
  • Address
  • World Affairs Forum
  • 30 Oak Street, Suite 105
  • Stamford, CT 06905
  • Email Address
  • info@worldaffairsforum.org
  • Application Deadline
  • March 31, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The World Affairs Forum, based in Stamford Connecticut, has established a scholarship program for deserving university students to encourage study abroad for those interested in pursuing an international career.

    The Norman Woodberry Scholarship will award a college/university student based upon the following selection criteria:
    -Resident of or studying in Fairfield County, CT or Westchester County, NY
    -Attending a four-year college/university
    -Funds to be used for study abroad (e.g. semester or longer) at an accredited academic institution
    -Demonstrated financial need as determined by the Scholarship Committee
    -High achiever (top 25% of class and/or minimum B average)
    -Contributor to school and community life
    -Minimum 2 recommendations (2 professors or 1 professor/1 academic advisor)
    -Commitment by the scholarship recipient to provide the World Affairs Forum with an end-of-program report and to speak before a World Affairs Forum audience on a minimum of 1 occasion following completion of the program
    -Applicants must be available for a personal interview. Applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee and finalists will be invited for an interview

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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