WMF Empowerment Through Education Scholarships for Developing Country Students

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Introduction:
The Wells Mountain Foundation, through the Empowerment Through Education (ETE) program, provides undergraduate scholarships to developing country nationals to study in their home country or a neighboring country.all scholarship participants are required to volunteer for a minimum of 100 hours a year.
Host Institution:
Your choice of institution in your home country or in another developing country
Level of study:
Bachelor’s Degree in any field of study but applications are 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
Scholarship value:
ETE scholarships range from $300 USD to $3000 USD annually and are provided throughout the undergraduate education of the recipient. The average scholarship amount is $1400. Scholarships may be used for tuition and fees, books and materials, and room rent.
Eligibility:
•Successfully completed a secondary education, with good to excellent grades
• 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 volunteered prior to applying for this scholarship and/or is willing to volunteer while receiving the WMF scholarship
• May have some other funds available for their education, but will not be able to go to school without a scholarship
Deadline:
1 April 2018.
Application instructions:
It is important to visit the official website
Website:
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.wellsmountainfoundation.org/our-programs/scholarships/