WMF Empowerment Through Education Scholarships for Developing Country Students


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.
•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
1 April 2018.
Application instructions:
It is important to visit the official website
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.wellsmountainfoundation.org/our-programs/scholarships/