As an international student, you can apply for $30,000 Scholarships in Boston, United States of America using the 2017/18 Gilbert and Marcia Kotzen Scholarship programme focused on supporting less privileged International students from Africa and other nations.
The Marcia Kotzen Scholarship is open to undergraduate students seeking admission into the Simmons College in Boston, USA; irrespective of their choice of courses. Application has commenced and is expected to end by March 1.
The scholarship is awarded for the duration of a four-year period of full-time undergraduate study and supersedes any previously awarded merit scholarship.
The Gilbert and Marcia Kotzen Scholars Program is a competitive merit award that recognizes the best and brightest students interested in a transformative education at Simmons College. This is the most prestigious award offered at Simmons, and acknowledges excellence through focus on study abroad, scholarly research, and intellectual curiosity.
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. Students who meet the criteria below, are often also interested in the Simmons Honors Program. Visit the Honors program page to apply.
Benefits of the scholarship include:
- The scholarship covers full tuition, mandatory fees, and room and board.
- An annual award of $3,000 is given for study abroad, short-term courses, summer internship tuition, and research support.
How to Apply: Applicants must complete and submit both their scholarship application and their admission application to the College by December 1.
The scholarship 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. Apply now by visiting their website.