Application is invited to apply for Yale Young African Scholars Scholarship 2020. This is a fully-funded USA scholarship for young African student to study in the USA. The aim of YYAS 2020 to support an enthusiastic student who wants to study at the undergraduate level. There is two types of scholarship are offered for African student Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) and Yale Young Global Scholars (YYGS) programs.
This year, all students who enroll in YYAS will automatically be considered for YYGS. Therefore, if you are interested in both programs, request only the YYAS program. Applicants must still meet YYGS eligibility criteria to be considered for YYGS, but this will be determined automatically from the information you submit in your YYAS application.
Yale Young African Scholars 2020
- Sponsor(s): Yale University
- Country: United States of America
- Scholarship Type: Fully Funded
- Scholarship level: Undergraduate
- Country Eligibility: The Scholarship is for young African scholars.
- Deadline: February 12th, 2020
To apply for YYAS, applicants MUST meet all of the following requirements:
- Age: You must be at least 14 years before the application deadline (February 12, 2020.
- English: Must be able to participate in a rigorous academic curriculum conducted in English.
- Citizenship: Must be a citizen or permanent resident of an African country.
- School location: You must currently attend school in an African country.
- Graduation date: Applicants must have a full academic year to complete high school on August 31, 2020.
- Completed application form
- Official transcript or grade report
- One (1) teacher recommendation
Student Must Have
- Excellent academic records
- Leadership Potential
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Desire and ability to work cooperatively with colleagues.
- Persistence and determination in the face of challenges.
- High standards of personal and professional conduct.
- The ability to read, analyze and reflect on large amounts of difficult material in English
- Maturity and interest are shown in participating in debates on intellectual, moral and political issues in Africa
This is a fully-funded scholarship for African student in USA. The Yale scholarship 2020 will cover Tuition-free, meals and accommodation provision.
How To Apply For Yale Scholarship 2020
The application mode is online so you must complete and apply online for yale scholarship 2020. The official and yale online application links are given below.