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.
-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
-High achiever (top 25% of class and/or minimum B average)
-Contributor to school and community life
-Minimum two recommendations (two professors or one professor/one 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.