Apply For Beinecke MSc. & PhD International Scholarships For Study In USA, 2016

Apply For Beinecke MSc. & PhD International Scholarships For Study In USA, 2016

Beinecke Scholarships are offered for masters or doctoral students in USA. Up to 20 scholarships will be awarded. Scholarships will be offered to the student who plans to continue full-time undergraduate study and who expects to receive a baccalaureate degree between December 2016 and August 2017. Scholarships will be offered for the duration of 5 years.

William Sperry Beinecke, the eldest son of Frederick and a lawyer, served The Sperry and Hutchinson Company from 1952 as general counsel, vice-president, president and from 1966 until his retirement in 1980 as chairman and chief executive officer.

‣ Early in his term as president, he guided the creation of the foundation that is now The Sperry Fund. During his years with the company, he was an ardent advocate for business support of charitable and educational institutions, and he led the company to set the pace for corporate charitable giving in this country.

‣ Responding to his initiative in 1971, the Sperry and Hutchinson board established the scholarship program in memory of his father and two uncles who had led the company before him.

‣ Each year approximately 125 colleges and universities are invited to nominate a student for a Beinecke Scholarship, and 20 new scholarships will be awarded in 2016. Each school invited to participate in the 2016-2017 Beinecke Scholarships is permitted to make a single nomination each year.

‣ Students enrolled at a participating institution who are interested in applying for a Beinecke Scholarship should contact their campus liaison for information regarding the procedure to be followed in selecting the school’s nominee.

School(Institutions/ Country): | USA

Level: Master’s or PhD Degree

Field(s): arts, humanities or social sciences

Deadline: February 19, 2016.

Funded By: Sperry and Hutchinson Company

Beneficiaries(Target Groups): 2016-2017 Beinecke Scholarships are targeted for United States citizen or a United States national from American Samoa or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

Benefits(Value/ Inclusions):

Award No: Up to 20 scholarships will be offered.

Scholarship Duration: Scholarships will be offered for the duration of five year.

Eligibility

To be eligible for 2016-2017 Beinecke Scholarships , a student must :

‣ Have demonstrated superior standards of intellectual ability, scholastic achievement and personal promise during his or her undergraduate career.

‣ Be a college junior pursuing a bachelor’s degree during the 2015-2016 academic year. “Junior” means a student who plans to continue full-time undergraduate study and who expects to receive a baccalaureate degree between December 2016 and August 2017.

‣ Plan to enter a master’s or doctoral program in the arts, humanities or social sciences. Students in the social sciences who plan to pursue graduate study in neuroscience should not apply for a Beinecke Scholarship.

‣ Be a United States citizen or a United States national from American Samoa or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

‣ Have a documented history of receiving need-based financial aid during his or her undergraduate years. Primary evidence of meeting this criterion is a student’s history of receiving need-based institutional, state or federal grants-in-aid. An institutional financial aid officer will be required to complete a Financial Data Sheet certifying that the student meets this criterion. During the selection process, the amount of financial need will be one of the factors considered with preference being given to candidates for whom the awarding of a scholarship would significantly increase the likelihood of the student’s being able to attend graduate school.

Scholarship Application Method

‣ For applying to 2016-2017 Beinecke Scholarships should contact their  campus liaison for information regarding the procedure to be followed in selecting the school’s nominee.

‣ Each nomination must include the following materials:

  • A Certification of Eligibility Form completed by the dean or administrative officer responsible for the nomination and a Financial Data Sheet completed by a financial aid officer certifying that the student qualifies for need-based financial aid.
  • A completed Application Form.
  • A current resume.
  • A personal statement of 1,000 words or less from the nominee describing his or her background, interests, plans for graduate study and career aspirations. The statement should include a discussion of some experiences and ideas that have shaped those interests, plans and aspirations.
  • A letter from the dean or administrative officer summarizing the reasons for the nominee’s selection.
  • Three letters of recommendation from faculty members that assess the nominee’s intellectual curiosity, character and potential for advanced graduate study.
  • An official copy of the nominee’s transcript.
  • Other material considered directly relevant to the nominee’s application.

Scholarship Applications are due on Nominations are made by the college or university. Students should contact their campus liaison for information.

Nominations are due
 February 19, 2016.

http://fdnweb.org/beinecke/how-to-apply/required-materials/

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship

For more Information about 2016-2017 Beinecke Scholarships

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