Study-In-USA: 2024 American University Emerging Global Leader Scholarship For International Students

American University comprises a diverse student body, hailing from all 50 states and 123 countries. Our community includes a significant number of international students, as well as U.S. citizens who attended secondary schools abroad. This rich diversity adds a unique dimension to our community of forward-thinkers. At American University, you will encounter rigorous intellectual challenges and gain exposure to one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities.

 Scholarship Summary for 2024 American University Emerging Global Leader Scholarship For International Students

  • Host Country: United States of America (USA)
  • Study Abroad: Study in USA
  • Eligible Countries: All Countries
  • Reward: Full Scholarship | Accommodation
  • Deadline: January 15, 2024

Scholarship Details for 2024 American University Emerging Global Leader Scholarship For International Students

For the Fall 2024 intake, only one AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship is available. In the event that you are not selected as the recipient for the 2024 AU EGL scholarship but wish to pursue the application process, you might qualify for partial merit scholarships. However, you will be required to provide evidence of additional funding beyond the initial U.S.$4,000 you have contributed. The estimated total expenses for the 2024-2025 academic year are U.S.$78,296.

The AU EGL scholarship is renewable for up to four years of undergraduate study, contingent upon sustained satisfactory academic performance. Students pursuing any major offered at AU are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Here are the scholarship requirements:

  • International students who have demonstrated resilience in overcoming various obstacles and challenges, especially those from diverse and underrepresented global and socioeconomic backgrounds.
  • A minimum GPA equivalent to 3.8 out of 4.0 (or ranking in the top 10% of their graduating class) for grades 9th through 12th.
  • A proven dedication to leadership, volunteerism, community service, and the advancement of the well-being of individuals in their home country.
  • Students who meet one of the following criteria:
    • 95+ TOEFL iBT (all subscores must be 20 or above)
    • Sub-scores of 24+ on the paper-based TOEFL (Taken after May 31, 2017)
    • 0+ IELTS (all subscores must be 6.0 or above)
    • 33 minimum SAT Reading subscore
    • 29 minimum ACT English
    • 65 minimum PTE
    • 125+ Duolingo (all subscores must be 115 or above)
    • Cambridge Assessment English score of 185 or higher. Each sub-score must be 169 or higher.
  • Students who are still enrolled in secondary/high school and graduating by June 2024.
  • Important: Students in the IB system should plan to graduate with a full IB diploma with at least 3 HL subjects. Students studying in the British A-Levels system must complete at least 3 A levels and finish 13 years of study before August 2024.

Scholarship Duration and Reward

The AU EGL scholarship includes coverage for all billable expenses at AU, which encompasses full tuition, room, and board, specifically for one international student who requires a non-immigrant visa, preferably an F-1 or J-1 student visa, to pursue studies in the United States. However, it’s important to note that this scholarship does not encompass non-billable expenses such as mandatory health insurance, books, airline tickets, taxes, and miscellaneous costs, which typically amount to approximately U.S.$4,000 per year.

Method of Application

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