The Norman Woodberry Scholarship Program
The World Affairs Forum, based in Stamford Connecticut, has established a scholarship program for deserving university students to encourage study abroad for those interested in pursuing an international career.
Eligibility:-Resident of or studying in Fairfield County, CT or Westchester County, NY-Attending a four-year college/university-Funds to be used for study abroad (e.g. semester or longer) at an accredited academic institution-Demonstrated financial need-High achiever (top 25% of class and/or minimum B average)-Contributor to school and community life-Minimum two recommendations (two professors or one professor/one academic advisor)-Commitment by the scholarship recipient to provide the World Affairs Forum with an end-of-program report and to speak before a World Affairs Forum audience on a minimum of 1 occasion following completion of the program-Applicants must be available for a personal interview. Applications will be reviewed by the scholarship committee and finalists will be invited for an interviewFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $5,000
Essay required: Yes