Top Scholarships for Students in USA
Federal Student Aid:
Administered by-U.S Department of Education.Application-Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form need to be completed to avail it.Benefits-Offers scholarships, Loans and Work-study jobsAmount-Depends on the federal funds available.
AAUW International Fellowship Program:
Beneficiary-Women (Non-U.S citizens) pursuing graduate and post graduate studies in USARequirement-Demonstration of academic excellence and commitment towards womenApplication-Starts October 1 and ends November 15.Amount- $18000-$30,000
Fulbright Student Program:
Operates in more than 155 countries worldwide.Administered by- Binational Fulbright Commissions or U.S. Embassies.Requirement-Differs in different countriesBenefit-Tuition fee, Airfare, Health insurance and other expenses as per federal funds.
Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program:
Beneficiary- Students pursuing master’s degree in a Development related Topic.Requirement-Citizenship of World Bank Member Developing Country.Application-Start from 22 February to 12 April.Benefit- Full tuition fee, Airfare, Monthly living stipend and Health Insurance.
Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Program:
Beneficiary-Awarded on a 50% grant and 50% loan basis to students pursuing masters in USA.Requirement- Applicant need to be a national of a developing countries.Benefit - Assists in covering Living cost and tuition fee only.