World Learning on behalf of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs is seeking applications for its Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) that brings future leaders to the U.S. to experience the U.S. educational system, share their culture, and explore U.S. culture and values.
Global UGRAD provides one semester scholarships to outstanding undergraduate students from around the world for non-degree full-time study combined with community service, professional development, and cultural enrichment.
Global UGRAD is open to all academic fields of study and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, or disability. Competition for the program is highly competitive and merit based. Finalists will be selected on the basis of academic excellence, leadership potential, and their preparedness for study in the U.S.
The Global UGRAD Program is open to anyone who is/has:
How to Apply
Applicants can apply online via https://www.worldlearning.org/projects/global-ugrad/
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