WMI supports undergraduate students obtaining degrees in community-oriented fields, and encourages them to be the agents of change in their own communities, nations and the world. Moreover, they go beyond providing financial support, ensuring scholars have all the tools needed to reach their dreams.
Furthermore, WMI provides education scholarships to highly motivated and ambitious young people with limited financial resources pursuing undergraduate degrees in developing countries. In addition, they support students pursuing degrees that will best help their own communities, including medicine & health services, community development, law, education, social sciences as well as engineering.
ETE scholarships range from $300 USD to $3000 USD annually and are provided throughout the undergraduate education of the recipient. The average scholarship amount is $1400. In addition, scholarships may be used for tuition and fees, books and materials, as well as room rent.
Ideal Candidate – A student, male or female, from a country in the developing world who:
Applications from qualified applicants will be accepted until April 1, 2019. Before applying, they strongly encourage applicants to read the WMI Scholar Program Information Sheet and also the Frequently Asked Questions for Prospective Scholars document. These two documents will assist applicants in determining their eligibility and guide them in the application process.
The following are required elements for an application to be considered complete: