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Apply For The 2025 Emerging Global Leader Scholarship At American University


The Emerging Global Leader Scholarship promotes educational access and diversity worldwide by fully sponsoring one overseas student’s undergraduate studies at American University per year. This covers all chargeable costs, including lodging, board, and tuition. Students who are dedicated to leadership, global involvement, and academic success are the target audience for the scholarship.


This scholarship fully covers billable expenses for selected students, providing a comprehensive package that includes:

  • Full tuition

  • Room and board


If the recipient maintains a sufficient GPA throughout their undergraduate studies, the award is renewable once a year for a maximum of four years. International students are welcome to apply for any major that AU offers. But bear in mind that there are particular requirements for eligibility:

  • Applicants must need a non-immigrant visa (preferably an F-1 or J-1 student visa) to study in the U.S.

  • Applicants should not be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or already enrolled in post-secondary studies in their home country or the U.S.

  • Eligible students must have graduated from secondary school by June 2024 or later.

Deadline: December 15, 2024

Click here for more details.


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