George Washington University Global Leaders Fellowship in USA


The Global Leaders Fellowship offers scholarship for master and doctoral programme at the George Washington University.The fellowship is intended for GW graduate students who will be future leaders in their fields in their home countries.
Host Institution:
George Washington University,Washington DC,USA
Level of study:
Masters and Doctoral programs under the following schools offered at Foggy Bottom campus :
• College of Professional Studies
• Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
• Elliott School of International Affairs
• Graduate School of Education and Human Development
• School of Business (Executive Education program is not eligible)
• School of Engineering and Applied Science
Number of Awards:
Target group:
Students from the following countries or regions can apply for this programme.
• China (PRC)
• Cambodia
• Eastern Europe
• Laos
• Latin America
• The Caribbean
• Mongolia
• Sub-Saharan Africa
• U.S.S.R. Successor States
• Vietnam
Scholarship value/duration:
The award will cover up to 18 credit hours.It provides funds for books, living, and other expenses, and must provide certification of this support.
1.This fellowship is for students who have not studied or worked in the U.S. or other countries aside from their home country.
2.Applicants must have an F-1 visa.
3.As part of the admissions process, applicants must have passed the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum score of 600 on the paper-based exam or 100 on the internet based exam, or an IELTS overall band score of 7.5 (with no individual band below 6.0).
Application instructions:
Students need to apply for admission separately through the online process.
4.Applicants must apply via the online submissions portal
5.It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the online submissions portal and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
5 February 2018, 12:00 PM (NOON) EST.
Course starting Date:
Sept 2018
Official Scholarship Website: