Here’s an excellent opportunity for any student that wants to take their studies to the next step.
The Flywire Foundation is now inviting students to apply for its scholarship program.
This is an excellent opportunity for any student in financial need who could benefit from this program.
If you stand for equality, social justice, and human rights, then you need to apply for this scholarship.
The scholarship is available to candidates who can improve certain social dilemmas that modern society is facing.
Below we’ve provided a detailed guide on how this scholarship works, and what it will need from you in terms of applications.
Please make sure that your application for this bursary is submitted by 10 June 2022 at 5 pm South African time.
If you don’t, your application will not be accepted by the scholarship provider.
Also, don’t forget to include any sort of support documents that may be required for applications.
These documents may be crucial and can contribute to your application being considered or not.
What is The Flywire Scholarship?
The great part about this scholarship is that it will cater to both post and undergraduate students who are involved in any major fields of study in any country.
The scholarship will go to 8 candidates that cater to the following categories: Social Justice, Global Health, Global Citizenship, and Environmental Sustainability.
Flywire’s Foundation members will select candidates based on the following criteria:
- Adherence to Prompt: Does the applicant meet all the requirements set by the scholarship? Do they demonstrate how their studies and the selected scholarship relate to the topics mentioned above?
- Persistence: Does the applicant give a clear outline of their personality, and values while also showing their determination and resilience when faced with difficulties?
- Leadership: Does the candidate describe their goals (academic, personal, and/or career) and show how their educational goals will aid in achieving this?
Who Can Apply
Applicants need to meet the following requirements set by the scholarship:
- Applicants need to have completed Matric.
- Applicants need to be studying toward a postgraduate or undergraduate qualification.
- Applicants need to be studying towards any major.
- Applicants must NOT be related to Flywire employees (former or existing), officers, or companies that Flywire engages in business with.
Winners of this scholarship will be notified on 25 July 2022 via the email address they provide in their applications.
What Does This Scholarship Cover?
The Flywire Scholarship will provide 5000USD for a candidate’s studies. This money will be paid directly to the candidate’s institution.
How To Apply
Applications are fairly simple. All you will need to do is complete and submit your application via the online page you can find here.
Be sure to mention what scholarship you are applying for. You will only be allowed to apply for one.
Applicants need to submit a detailed and well-written essay as part of their application, on the following topics:
- About yourself, what you are studying, and which university you are enrolled at.
- What obstacles you have overcome to pursue your studies.
- What are your hopes and dreams and how they will help to achieve your education, and how does it tie in with the theme of the scholarship you have chosen.
- The essay must be 1 typed page, in 12-point standard style font, with a 1-inch margin.
- The essay must be in PDF format.
- The essay must be submitted in English.
If you have any questions or concerns related to the Flywire Scholarship, then you can contact the Flywire Charitable Foundation directly through the following means:
Good luck with your application!