McDonnell International Scholars Academy offers a scholarship for international students who wish to continue their studies at Washington University, USA.
The partnership between McDonnell International Scholars Academy and Washington University results in innovative research projects and prepares students to become strong leaders in a global society.
Founded in 1853, Washington University in St. Louis is a private institution that offers undergraduate and graduate programs in a variety of fields. The university strives to provide its students with a high academic learning experience, exploration, impact, and discovery for an ever-changing world.
Washington University’s overall tuition is quite expensive, but cost should never be a barrier to an excellent education. The university offers financial aid to all admitted students through scholarships, and the following scholarship is one of them.
McDonnell International Scholarship Information:
- Host University: Washington University in St. Louis, USA.
- Scholarship sponsor(s): McDonnell International Scholars Academy.
- Host country: USA.
- Level of study: graduate.
- Eligible countries: international.
- Application deadline: 31 January 2021.
McDonnell International Scholarship Benefits:
The McDonnell International Scholarship covers the following:
- Full tuition.
- A monthly living stipend.
- Annual travel stipend.
- Seminars and workshops.
- Individual mentorship.
McDonnell International Scholarship Admission Requirements:
To be eligible for the McDonnell International Scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:
Candidates must be admitted to study in a graduate or professional degree program at Washington University in St. Louis.
The scholarship is open to both domestic and international students.
Preference will be given to international graduate and professional students studying at one of the Academy’s partners universities.
Students must demonstrate motivation, independent thinking, and good leadership skills.
Excellent English communication skills are required to meet Washington University’s minimum English proficiency requirements.
How to Apply for the McDonnell International Scholarship:
Students must first apply to an eligible full-time graduate or professional school program at Washington University in St. Louis. Then apply for the McDonnell Academy before the application deadline.
The McDonnell Academy application materials:
Biographical information and academic history of the applicant.
A personal essay
A short video
Letter of recommendation