United Nations Association of Connecticut/United Nations Association of Connecticut Scholarship

Scholarship to encourage and support students with a demonstrated interest in promoting world peace through work in international relations and diplomatic service to cultivate an understanding of and support for the work of the UN in the United States. At least one award of $1000 will be made in the Spring of each year to assist the selected student with his or her college expenses. Applicants must be graduating seniors of a public high school in Connecticut. The scholarship is based on demonstrated academic excellence, evidence of engagement in international issues, progress in developing proficiency in a foreign language, commitment to social advancement as documented through community service or related activities, and participation in a Model UN or similar intercultural program. The e-mail application (postmarked not later than March 31) must be sent to UNACT.studentfund@gmail.com.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000
Number of Awards
1 - 3
Application Deadline
March 31
Available to Class Level
Freshmen
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Connecticut
Area of Study
Asian Studies, Foreign Language, Health and Medical Sciences, International Migration, International Studies, Natural Sciences, Near and Middle East Studies, Nuclear Science, Peace and Conflict Studies, Political Science, Women's Studies
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization

United Nations Association of Connecticut
Address
Not reported
City, State, Zip
Not reported, ,
Telephone
(860) 9274333
E-mail
jjbaxer@icloud.com
Website
Website

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