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Wells Mountain Foundation offers bachelors degree scholarships

  • Wells Mountain Initiative works to create social change through education and community building by providing bright young people in the developing world with student scholarships and skills training, building a network of grassroots leaders who are catalyzing community transformation.

    Host Institution:

    Your choice of institution in your home country or in another developing country.

    Field of study:

    Bachelor’s Degree in any field of study but applications is encouraged from those interested in pursuing degrees that will best help their local communities – medicine & health sciences, community development, law, education, social work, business, information technology, agriculture, and engineering.

    Number of Scholarships:

    About 20-40 scholarships per year.

    Target group:

    Citizens of developing countries.

    Eligibility:

    WMF’s ideal candidate is a student, male or female, from a country in the developing world, who:

    • Successfully completed secondary education, with good to excellent grades
    • Is 35 or under on 1 March 2020
    • Will be studying in his or her country or another country in the developing world*
    • Is pursuing his or her first bachelor’s degree or diploma
    • Will be enrolled in a program of study that will benefit the community and/or contributes to the continued growth and advancement of his or her home country
    • Plans to live and work in his or her own country after graduation
    • Has demonstrated his or her commitment to giving back and has volunteered prior to applying
    • May have some other funds available for his or her education, but will not be able to go to pursue his or her tertiary degree without financial assistance

     

    Scholarship Deadline: 1 March 2020 (annually)

    For more information on this scholarship, click here.

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