2015 Wells Mountain Foundation Empowerment Through Education Scholarships for Developing Countries.

Application Deadline: April 15 2015
  • Highly competitive scholarship opportunity for students in developing countries
  • Scholarships support students earning their first diploma or Bachelor’s degree
  • Scholarship award lasts throughout all years of undergraduate education

 

Ideal Candidate: A student, male or female, from a country in the developing world, who:

  • Successfully completed secondary education, with goodto excellent grades
  • Is applying to university or is working towards earning their first undergraduate degree
  • Will be studying in their country or another country in the developing world
  • Plans to live and work in their own country after they graduate
  • Has participated in volunteer service prior to applying for this scholarship and is willing to continue to engage in community service while receiving the ETE Scholarship
  • Have some funds available for their education, but will not be able to go to school or continue without assistance
Scholarships
award 20- 25 scholarships per year. Our maximum scholarship is $3,000 USD.
Scholarships support:
• Tuition and fees
• Books and materials
• Other costs
Scholarship Recipient Responsibilities:
  • Maintain good grades in all university studies
  • Be an ambassador for community service and engagement
  • Perform, record and document 100 hours of community service activities throughout the year
  • Complete the Academic Semester Report & Community Service Report for WMF Scholars
Important Dates
  • Deadline: April 1, 2015
  • Review process: April—July, 2015
  • Announcement of ETE Scholarship recipients: August 1, 2015
  • Scholarship installments provided: September and February of every year

The following are required elements for an application to be considered complete:

  • Clear personal photo
  • Two essays
  • 2015 Application form
  • Personal essay statement
  • Two recommendation letters*
  • Official transcript of grades from secondary school
  • Official grading key to interpret grades**
Apply Online
December 1, 2014-April 15, 2015
Language: All applications must be completed in English. All documents can be supplied in other languages,with official English translations.

 

Send official semester transcripts twice a year
For further information: Nicole Baker, WMF Programs Coordinator, info@wellsmountainfoundation.org
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4 COMMENTS

  1. This is so interesting.I am a volunteer teacher working with Voluntary services overseas in Papua New guinea but I am a kenyan citizen.I only have a certificate in teaching and I really want to advance to get a degree but I cant afford to pay for the schools fees.I enrolled in Kenya at Marist college to get a degree in Education but I deferred since I could not pay the schools fees.Can I try my lack here?

    • This is so interesting.I am a volunteer teacher working with Voluntary services overseas in Papua New guinea but I am a kenyan citizen.I only have a certificate in teaching and I really want to advance to get a degree but I cant afford to pay for the schools fees.I enrolled in Kenya at Marist college to get a degree in Education but I deferred since I could not pay the schools fees.Can I try my lack here?

  2. Can I count on this please?. I am a single mother currently volunteering with a Christian organisation in Mbale Uganda. My highest education level is Senior 4. I really want to do Social Works and Administration course in one of the local private universities in Mbale but not able due to financial constraints. Please help advise and support.

  3. I am a single man currently persuing barchelars in project planning and entrepreneurship at uganda christian university mbale campus but i have a problem in raising tution please support me.

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