Widener University originally established as a boys’ preparatory school, Widener University underwent a transition to a military academy several decades later, and today, it is a coeducational institution offering over 40 undergraduate programs. Additionally, students have the opportunity to pursue various master’s degree programs in fields such as business, law, and education.
A key aspect of Widener University’s mission is its commitment to serving the local community. Each year, numerous Widener students engage in activities like tutoring and mentoring local children, participating in house-building projects, donating blood, and assisting low-income Chester residents with their taxes.
With a wide range of extracurricular options, students can join over 80 campus clubs, explore membership in approximately 10 fraternities and sororities, and take part in intramural sports. For more dedicated athletes, there is the option to join the Widener Pride athletic teams, which compete in the NCAA Division III Commonwealth Conference.
With its dedication to academic excellence and a lively and inclusive campus community, the university offers an excellent environment for pursuing higher education. Widener University offers a wide array of programs, spanning from the liberal arts to professional fields, providing students with abundant chances to delve into their passions and customize their education in alignment with their career aspirations.
- Host University: Widener University;
- Host Country: USA;
- Study Level: Undergraduate Level;
- Scholarship Type: Partial Funding;
- Scholarship Worth: 2,000$ – 3,000$;
- Eligible Countries: International Students;
- Subjects Available: All Subjects;
- Application Deadline: November 1st, 2023.
Widener University is known for its strong academic programs and diverse student community, joining the color guard or participating in the university’s marching band may provide additional opportunities for financial assistance, such as work-study programs or performance-based grants.
The Band Scholarships in Color Guard are available for international Undergraduate students in all fields to pursue their studies at the Winder University, USA.
The recipient of the scholarship from Widener University will receive an annual amount ranging from $2,000 to $3,000 to support their studies in the chosen field. This scholarship is renewable each year, ensuring continued financial assistance throughout the recipient’s academic journey.
To qualify, applicants must be currently enrolled at the university and have been accepted into an undergraduate degree program offered by the university.
To apply for the scholarship, students must complete the application process online through the university’s Common Application portal. This involves filling out the online form specifically designed for the scholarship application.
Applicants are required to submit the following documents:
- Email email@example.com a YouTube link showcasing a band performance in which you have participated.
- Official transcripts encompassing grades earned during the past three academic years.
- A mandatory submission of at least one letter of recommendation.
- Proof of financial support.
- A photocopy of your passport.
Applicants will need to engage in a brief Zoom interview with Dr. Iain Moyer, the Director of Athletic Bands.
Condition of Language:
Applicants must achieve the minimum required scores on the English language proficiency tests listed below:
- TOEFL IBT: 500 or above
- TOEFL PBT: 80 or above
- IELTS: 6.5 or above
- PTE: 58 or above
- Duolingo: 105 or above
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