US consulate announces Global UGRAD scholarships for Vietnamese students

The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the Consulate General of the US in Ho Chi Minh City seeks candidates for the 2016 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD). 

First, second, or third-year undergraduate students who demonstrate leadership qualities through academic excellence, community involvement, and extracurricular activities, and who have a good command of English, are invited to apply for the program. 

Competition will be based on the potential of the candidates to become student leaders through academic performance, community involvement, and extracurricular activities, without regard to their field of study, race, religion, or gender. 

To apply online, please click here to create an account and start your application for the program.  Deadline for online submissions at 5:00 PM, Friday, January 1, 2016.  Applications submitted via e-mail, or in hard copy will not be considered.

Candidates can visit program website at UGRAD website for the full program description, program eligibility requirements, a link to the online application and a great video of current UGRAD students in the U.S.

By Thanh Minh – Translated by Uyen Phuong

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