D0 you know that every year lots and lots of scholarships are given out by organizations to aid students pursue their study abroad? Today I’m going to explain how you can apply for and win these scholarships.
These scholarships are given out by organizations like, the commonwealth, british council, Erasmus mundus, DAAD, chevening, Greenwich etc. They award lots of scholarships to brilliant students who cannot afford their tuition fees. However, to benefit from these scholarships, you have to search for them early, note the deadlines and apply early.
Searching for scholarships
Most scholarships are advertised online on the internet. However, you have to search for them using search engines like google, bing, yahoo etc. You can use keywords like ‘undergraduate scholarship 2012’, and the search engine will display scholarships advertised under that category.
When to apply
Most scholarship are advertised between October and February of the New Year. Organizations like common wealth and chevening usually adv ertise during this period. Ypu can check their websites regularly to find out when the have advertised.
How to apply
The key to winning scholarship is to apply early with all the required documents. These documents are usually , results , transcripts, scholarship essay, English language proficiency certificates, reference letters and in some cases photocopy of international passport.
When you have these documents ready, then you can start your application. First, prepare your essay and endeavor to include all details about yourself like your academic record, career path, achievements, research work and projects you have executed. Be detailed and straight to the point when providing these information as it will be used by the scholarship committee to judge your application.
Scholarship essay is an important path of your scholarship application and must be properly written if you hope to be considered for an award. When you are done with your essay, give others to read and check for mistakes. When you are convinced that the essay has been properly written, then send it on time to the scholarship awarding body. You may call or email the organization to know if they have received your application, as some applications can get lost in transit.
If you put to practice all the information in this post, you will win scholarship to study anywhere in the world. Thanks for reading my post, keep reading!!!