By expanding educational opportunities, the Wells Mountain Foundation offers scholarships to students from developing countries to study in their home countries or in other developing countries.
The organization values community service, so all fellows must volunteer at least 100 hours per year. Scholarships cover up to $3,000 for tuition, textbooks and supplies, and housing rent.
Our Ideal Candidate – A student, male or female, from a country in the developing world who:
- Successfully completed a secondary education, with good to excellent grades
- Is 35 or under on March 1, 2023
- Will be studying in his or her country or another country in the developing world*
- Is pursuing his or her first bachelor’s degree or diploma
- Will be enrolled in a program of study that will benefit the community and/or contribute to the continued growth and advancement of his or her home country
- Plans to live and work in his or her own country after graduation
- Has demonstrated his or her commitment to giving back and has volunteered prior to applying
- May have some other funds available for his or her education, but will not be able to go to pursue his or her tertiary degree without financial assistance
Requirements: Under 35 years of age, studying or planning to study in a bachelor’s program.
Deadline: March 1, 2023
More details: https://bit.ly/3bC6ZOf