The global network of United World Colleges is offering a number of full and partial UWC scholarships for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma. Students from around the world and Afghanistan can apply for this opportunity. However; the students from Afghanistan must choose the option, “UWC National Committee”, in their online application. Otherwise; their application will be evaluated with other international applications. Afghan students who are living in the neighboring countries like Pakistan, Iran, Tajikistan, and etc. as refugees can also apply for this opportunity, considering that they must be able to appear for the in-person examination in Afghanistan.
The UWC scholarships opportunity offers a 2-year scholarship in International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma in several study fields. This study fields include Mathematics, Science, the Arts, Language and Literature, Theory of Knowledge, Creativity – Activity – Services (CAS), and etc. If you are a young single citizen and between 16 to 19 years of age, you may apply for this opportunity.
UWC Scholarships details
Application Open: September 30, 2020
Application Close: November 15, 2020
Who can apply?: Single citizen students between 16 – 19 years of age
Scholarship Type: 70% of the candidates receive either full or partial scholarships
Scholarship Duration: 2 years
Degree: International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma
Where: Students will be taught the diploma in one of the 18 UWC schools and colleges around the world.
UWC global network has 18 schools and colleges which are currently operating around the world. These schools and colleges are in Asia, Europe, Africa, and America. You can find the complete list of the UWC schools and colleges, here.
The application procedure is conducted online. Eligible students have to go to the online system of UWC and register themselves for the opportunity. Before you apply for the scholarship, you need to make sure that you have read all the eligibility and requirements of the opportunity.
Note: Make sure that you receive a confirmation email when you complete the online application form.
Some important points before you apply;
- The candidate should be between 16 to 19 years of age.
- Afghan candidates living in neighboring countries as refugees who are applying for the grant must be able to attend the in-person examination in Afghanistan. Otherwise; they must contact the UWC National Committee beforehand.
- The scholarships (full and partial) are granted to almost 70% if the candidates based upon their financial needs.
- The students must complete their online form and answer the sections on their own. Any identification of plagiarism and help from others at any stage of the selection process will automatically result in your disqualification.
- Provide a valid contact number and email address for further stages.
Apply for this scholarship through the link below. Register yourself first and then fill up the online application form.
In case of any problems and queries, you can email at the following email address.