Scholarship Application

Below is the application form for the Foundation for Intercultural Exchange scholarship.  The scholarships available are in the amount of up to $2,000 USD to be used to cover a portion of program costs.

 

Instructions

  1. Complete and submit the application form below.
  2. Download, print and submit by email (info@globallyengaged.org) all the supporting documents and forms listed here:
    • Letter of admission from the Study Abroad program in which you will be participating. It must clearly state that it is a Service-Learning based program, the tuition & fees and any other related costs for your participation. 
    • Letter of recommendation and any other evidence that can speak to your community service experience, dedication to others, and commitment to Service-Learning.
    • Statement of Intent (min. 1,000 words) addressing the following:
      • Commitment to Service-Learning
        • What have you done in the past?
        • How have you served your community?
        • How have previous experiences changed/impacted you?
           
      • Intercultural exchanges and engagement
        • Previous experiences interacting with cultures different than your own.
        • Foreign language studies.
           
      • Financial need
        • The amount needed, how it will make a difference on your studies, and why do you deserve it.
           
    • Evidence of good academic standing (i.e. grade report, transcript, etc.)
    • Proof of financial aid that you are currently receiving to pay for your university studies.
      (i.e. letters of confirmation, statements, etc.)
    • Signed forms
      • Publicity release
      • Scholarship agreement

 

Recipients

Scholarship recipients will be notified by email. Scholarship funds will be fully and directly disbursed to the study abroad program to help cover a portion of program costs.

Recipients will be required to:

  • Complete minimum 7 hours per week of Service-Learning.
  • Meet the academic requirements established by the program.
  • Complete a final project to be submitted to the Foundation of Intercultural Exchange.
    • Final reflection essay (1,000 words).
    • Photographic documentation of service work.

 

Name *
Name
Home Address *
Home Address
Are you currently receiving financial aid to pay for your university studies? *
Have you been accepted into a Study Abroad program? *
by submitting this application, I certify that all the information i entered is real and accurate.