Offer: Wells Mountain Foundation, Empowerment Through Education Program. Scholarship for 2013-14 school year (Deadline to apply 1 April 2013)
The Wells Mountain Foundation is a public charitable foundation based in Bristol, Vermont, USA, which has been approved under the United States Internal Revenue Service under Section 501(c)(3). The purpose of the Foundation is primarily to support programs and individuals in developing nations or other situations of extreme poverty.
Each year the Foundation’s Empowerment Through Education program provides support to students as they pursue various educational objectives. Support is provided for post-secondary school (college, university, polytechnic, trade school). Support is not provided for graduate degrees or study in the US, UK or other developed countries. Financial support is primarily to cover the costs of the education itself and directly related expenses including books and supplies.
Scholarships are generally granted for the full period of study, however, recipients must maintain good grades and provide copies of all semester reports and grades as they are received. The scholarship can be discontinued at any time in the event of unsatisfactory performance. The scholarship awards are determined by the Scholarship Committee of the Board of Directors of the Wells Mountain Foundation and awarded once a year. Applications must be received by April 1, 2013 to be considered for the 2013-2014 school year. We highly recommend that you review the FAQ for Scholars section on the Foundation's website before you complete the application (see www.wellsmountainfoundation.org). Incomplete applications will be discarded unread. Applicants will be notified if they have been selected as a WMF Scholar by approximately August 1, 2013, with funding for the first semester by September 1.
All applications should be mailed (first choice) or e-mailed to:
Wells Mountain Foundation, Inc.
25 D Main Street
Bristol, Vermont 05443
The application form can be accessed here: http://www.wellsmountainfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/App-20...