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Bridgat Scholarship Program

As totally merit-based funds, Bridgat Scholarships are awarded to full-time undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled at a U.S. or Canadian accredited institution.

 

SCHOLARSHIP TYPES

 

Bridgat Graduate Scholarship

 

This type of scholarship is open to graduate students who are pursuing an advanced degree (either Masters or Doctoral) in any subject at an accredited institution in the United States or Canada. One individual will be designated each year and awarded a one-time scholarship of $6,500 to support his or her full-time graduate study.

Eligibility

1. Applicants must be full-time graduate students currently enrolled at an accredited institution in the U.S. or Canada and hold a valid student ID card.

2. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale to apply.

3. Applicants must be citizens of an Asian country.

More information and application materials, please visit http://www.bridgat.com/scholarships-graduate.html

 

 
Bridgat Undergraduate Scholarship

 

This scholarship is for undergraduate students who are now studying in the U.S. or Canada, regardless of nationality. Three individuals will be designated each year and awarded a one-time scholarship of $4,500.

Eligibility

1. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students currently enrolled at an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. or Canada and hold a valid student ID card.

2. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.70 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent) is required.

More information and application forms are available at http://www.bridgat.com/scholarships-undergraduate.html
 

SELECTION CRITERIA

The four individuals will be selected based on academic performance, demonstrated leadership and participation in cross cultural activities, a personal statement, and a letter of reference completed by a professor or supervisor. Financial need will not be considered.


APPLICATION DEADLINE

1.  The application for 2014 Bridgat Scholarships begins on October 1, 2014 and ends on December 31, 2014.

2.  The Bridgat Scholarship Committee will make decisions on January 15, 2015 and recipients will be notified by postal mail and e-mail.