The AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship promotes educational access and opportunity while enhancing international diversity. Bringing together the best of AU - academic excellence, leadership development, and global engagement - the AU Emerging Global Leader achieves, inspires, and serves with vision.
The AU EGL scholarship covers all billable AU expenses (full tuition, room and board) for one international student who will need a visa (preferably an F-1 or J-1 student visa) to study in the United States.
You are NOT eligible to apply if:
You are a U.S. citizen, U.S. permanent resident, or dual citizen of the U.S.and another country.
You are enrolled in or have already begun any post-secondary studies at another university in your home country or the United States.
You graduated secondary school earlier than 2019.
Preference will be given to:
International students who have overcome various obstacles and challenges as well as those from diverse and underrepresented global and socioeconomic backgrounds.
A minimum of 3.8 GPA equivalent out of 4.0 GPA (or in the top 10% of graduating class) for 9th-12th grades.
A demonstrated commitment to leadership, volunteerism, community service and to advancing the needs of people in their home country.
Students who are still enrolled in secondary/high school and graduating by June 2021.
15 December 2020
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