SUSI for Scholars 2020(Fully Funded)

Scholarship

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 5129
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Opportunity Description

The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan has offered an intensive post-graduate level academic program with study tours for scholars at US institutes.

Deadline: December 21, 2019

Duration: 6 weeks

Number of scholarships: 18

Theme of the scholarship:

  • American culture and values
  • American Politics and political thought
  • Contemporary American Literature
  • Journalism and Media
  • Religious Freedom and Pluralism
  • US foreign policy and Youth Workforce Development
  • Closing the Skills gap

Benefits of the program:

  • Administration cost
  • Travel and local transportations in USA.
  • Accommodation
  • Book
  • Cultural, mailing and incidental allowances
  • Health insurance

Who is eligible to apply?

  • Be mid-career between the ages of 30 to 50
  • Have high motivation
  • Be experienced scholars and professionals generally from institutions of higher education or research focused organizations (not-for-profits, think tanks, etc. )
  • Have substantial knowledge related to theme mentioned above
  • Have graduate degrees
  • Be fluent in English language ( 70+ iBT is required)
  • Have no prior or limited experience in the U.S.
  • Be able to fully participate in the program.
  • Not be U.S. citizen or permanent resident of US

How to apply?

Applicants should:

  • Download and fill the application form provided below.
  • Submit the application and required documents to the submission email.

Required documents:

  • Application form
  • CV
  • Recommendation letter preferably from the Principal of the School
  • Diploma attested by the ministry of foreign affairs and ministry of higher education

Submission: kabulsusischolars@state.gov

Candidates should indicate their full name and program name in the subject line of their email.

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