Stephen M. Kellen Undergraduate Scholarship in France and Germany


Deadline:  20 June 2018
Open to: international students
Scholarship: covers two years of tuition fees at Sciences Po and the living allowance of USD 6.000/year

Description

There is an opportunity within the Sciences Po and Freie Universität Berlin for an undergraduate student to pursue Dual BA program. The Stephen M. Kellen scholarship covers two years of tuition fees at Sciences Po and the living allowance of $6.000/year. Sciences Po or Paris Institute of Political Studies is a university located in Paris, France. It has the reputation in France of being an elite institution and was ranked 4th globally in Politics and International Studies by the QS World University Subjects Rankings 2017.

Scholarship is available to pursue Dual BA program. It encourages promising young individuals to commit to Europe by giving them the keys to law, economics, history, political science, and sociology; the opportunity to speak at least three languages; and the ability to navigate in both German and French cultures.

Eligibility

Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

The candidate must be admitted to Sciences Po’s dual BA with Freie Universität Berlin.

The Scholarship is awarded to a student who exemplifies the values promoted by Stephen M. Kellen:

  • Excellence – as reflected in academic achievement;
  • Vision – as demonstrated through a written submission on a selected topic;
  • Generosity – as shown in a commitment to service to others.

Language requirements are:

  • French B2
  • German B2
  • English B1

Scholarship

The Stephen M. Kellen scholarship covers two years of tuition fees at Sciences Po, in addition to a living allowance of USD 6.000/year for the two years spent on Sciences Po’s French-German European Campus in Nancy, and a living allowance of USD 7.000/year for the two years spent at the Otto-Suhr-Institut of Freie Universität.

Application

Applicants must send the following to scholarship@usscpo.org, before June 20, 2018.

  • Completed application form;
  • Personal statement describing motivation for studying in the city of Berlin (1,000 words) in English;
  • Essay on an Actuality theme to be confirmed by the end of 2017 (2,000 words) in English.

For more information please visit the official web site.