If you are a Student from anywhere in Africa or other Developing or Commonwealth Nations seeking scholarships to study abroad, we recommend you apply for the $3,000 Gilbert and Marcia Kotzen Scholars Programs at Simmons College in Boston, United States.
The College is happy to invite applications from interested and qualified candidates from across the world to apply for admission into their courses and stand a chance to win any of their highly valued scholarships and a cash of $3,000 to support their education at Boston.
Located in the heart of Boston, Simmons College encompasses the many benefits of a small university in the nation’s best “college town.” For more than a century, Simmons has offered a pioneering liberal arts education for undergraduates integrated with professional work experience. Today, we also offer renowned coeducational graduate programs in nursing and health sciences, education, liberal arts, management, communications, social work, public health and library and information science.
The scholarship covers full tuition, mandatory fees, and room and board. An additional annual award of $3000 is given for study abroad, short-term courses, summer internship tuition, or research support. The scholarship is awarded for the duration of a four-year period of full-time undergraduate study and supersedes any previously awarded merit scholarship.
How to Apply: The application consists of two parts: a short answer and a formal essay. Students must upload these documents or submit them via email to ugadm-at-simmons.edu with the subject line “Kotzen Application” by December 1. On each page of the document, students should include their full name and date of birth.
- Short Answer(of no more than 250 words): How would you use your additional annual award of $3000 (for study abroad, short-term courses, summer internship tuition, and/or research support)?
- Formal Essay(of no more than 500 words): In what manner can a woman most effectively lead change in today’s world?
- Interview: Finalists chosen for scholarship consideration will be required to complete an on-campus interview which will be conducted in February.
All completed Essay and applications are to be returned before November 1, 2017 for Spring 2018 Resumption. More information is on the college website. We have more scholarships in the US at: http://afrischolarships.com/category/united-states-of-america