Global UGRAD - Global Undergraduate Exchange Program USA is open for International Students . The scholarship allows One Semester Exchange Program level programm(s) in the field of All Subjects taught at 70+ colleges and universities around the United States
. The deadline of the scholarship is expired at 28 Feb 2021.
The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (also known as the Global UGRAD Program) provides one semester scholarships to outstanding undergraduate students from around the world for non-degree full-time study combined with community service, professional development, and cultural enrichment.
Global UGRAD is administered by World Learning on behalf of U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA).
Global UGRAD - Global Undergraduate Exchange Program USA is available to undertake level programs at .
Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.
Non-degree full-time undergraduate programme in all academic fields of study
Host institutions are expected to demonstrate significant cost share commitments. Examples include in-state tuition instead of out-of-state, housing waivers, significant tuition discounts or scholarships, and housing and fee reductions. The scholarship will cover one academic semester.
Participating countries/locales include: Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Georgia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Macedonia, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, North Macedonia, Palestinian Territories (West Bank and Gaza), Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zimbabwe.
The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program is open to anyone
- over 18 years of age;
- a citizen of a UGRAD participating country, currently
residing in that country;
- enrolled as an undergraduate in good standing at any
accredited university, public or private, and has at least one semester
remaining at their home university at the conclusion of the UGRAD program;
- completed secondary education in their home country;
- a solid command of written and spoken English
(English Language training for some finalists is possible);
- able to begin studies in the United States in August 2021
or January 2022 (selected participants may not defer to a later date);
- eligible to receive and maintain the US student
exchange visa (J-1) required for the program;
- cleared by a physician to participate in the program;
- committed to returning to their home country after
the completion of the program.