2020 Fortis Fellowship for International Students: Here comes a rare opportunity for undergraduate students to be enrolled in the 2020 Fortis Fellowship scheme for international students. The Fellowship programme provides the students with the platform of receiving professional mentorship, internship and career advice as well as a leadership training opportunity. The Fellowship also supports the Fellows throughout their education and prepare them for entry into the Fortis Society after completion of the Fellowship through an expedited co-optation process. The Fortis Fellowship formerly known as the Future Global Leaders Fellowship is a 3-year program that identifies the world’s most outstanding students and supports them.
Fellowship Sponsor(s): Fortis Society
Fellowship to be taken at: United States
Fellowship Type: Fully-Funded
Fellowship level: Undergraduate
Fellowship Worth: Not stated
Subject Eligibility: Any discipline
Country/Candidate Eligibility: The fellowship is for young and talented international undergraduate students.
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Fellowship Eligibility and Selection Criteria: To be eligible for the 2020 Fortis Fellowship for International Student, applicants are to meet the following criteria:
- Applicants must be 22 years or younger currently enrolled in 2nd year of an undergraduate programme in any course.
- Applicants be first from his/her family to attend university and/or low-income
- Applicants must possess great academic credentials in the first year of study at their respective universities.
- Applicant must demonstrate leadership abilities through self-started initiatives, or leadership positions on campus or in applicant’s community.
- Applicants must also possess resilience demonstrated by overcoming hardship and also record of altruistic initiatives.
- Applicants must also demonstrate strong ethics, altruism, charisma, and global ambition.
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Application Procedure for the 2020 Fortis Fellowship for International Students
Applicants are to download the signed copy of the Fortis Society Honor Pledge; Fortis Fellowship Resume Template and submit them with their application.
Application Deadline: 26th March, 2020