The research areas of this scholarship are: The scholarship is provided to learn any of the courses offered by the University of the West in USA.
Who can apply to this scholarship? The Scholarship is available to new students seeking either Bachelor’s degrees or Master’s degrees at UWest.
· PhD students, ESL students or students seeking certificates only are not eligible for this Scholarship.
· Previous recipients of the Scholarship who meet the maintaining requirements (see below), are also eligible to reapply.
· Minimum GPA: Undergraduate Graduate Lotus Gold Scholarship ($10,000): 3.0 (Un), 3.25 (G) Lotus Silver Scholarship ($5,000): 2.75(Un), 3.0(G) Lotus Gold Scholarship
· Fo Guang ($10,000): 2.75(Un), 3.0(G) Lotus Silver Scholarship
· Fo Guang ($5,000): 2.5(Un), 2.75(G)
Benefits of the scholarship: Disbursement of the Scholarship award will be made in two installments, the first in Fall Semester and the second in Spring Semester. Lotus Gold Scholarship – International ($10,000): For international students Lotus Gold Scholarship – Domestic ($10,000): For domestic students Lotus Silver Scholarship – Domestic ($5000): For domestic students Lotus Gold Scholarship – Fo Guang ($10,000): For Students recommended by the Fo Guang Shan or another organized religious order Lotus Silver Scholarship – Fo Guang ($5000): For Students recommended by the Fo Guang Shan or another organized religious order
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: The Scholarship is initially awarded for one academic year beginning in Fall Semester. Renewal of the Scholarship is possible, but not guaranteed, depending on the student’s performance and funding availability. The maximum renewable term is three years for four-year undergraduate students, and one to two years for undergraduate transfer students and students entering UWest’s Master’s degree programs.
Number of scholarships: Not provided