Category: External Fellowships

Title: Afghan-American Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

Date Published: June 23, 2020

The Afghan-American Scholarship Program supports students and aid work within the community. In fall 2020, multiple scholarships of up to $15,000 will be awarded to graduate students. The application deadline is July 7, 2020.

ACADEMIC CRITERIA: For multi-semester scholarships, recipients must maintain a 3.0 GPA for the semester of award disbursement (i.e. Fall 2020). The second disbursement will be made upon verification of GPA.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: In order to be eligible to apply, applicants must:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Identify as a member of the Afghan-American community
  • Be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited college or university for the Fall 2020 semester
  • Demonstrate financial need

For more information and to apply, visit the Afghan-American Conference website.