United Nations Association of Connecticut Scholarship

🏆 Available:
💰 $1,000
⏳ 03/31

Scholarship Description

Scholarship to encourage and support students with a demonstrated interest in promoting world peace through work in international relations and diplomatic service to cultivate an understanding of and support for the work of the UN in the United States. At least one award of $1000 will be made in the Spring of each year to assist the selected student with his or her college expenses. Applicants must be graduating seniors of a public high school in Connecticut. The scholarship is based on demonstrated academic excellence, evidence of engagement in international issues, progress in developing proficiency in a foreign language, commitment to social advancement as documented through community service or related activities, and participation in a Model UN or similar intercultural program. The e-mail application (postmarked not later than March 31) must be sent to [email protected].

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must currently be in high school
  • Type of institution award is open to: two-year college
  • Type of institution award is open to: four-year college

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Transcript required
  • Essay required
  • Recommendations or references required
  • Special requirements exist (These are specified in text.)
  • A synopsis of high school awards and activities

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Donor: United Nations Association of Connecticut

The United Nations Association of the United States of America is a not-for-profit nonpartisan organization that supports the work of the United Nations and encourages active participation In the most crucial social and economic issues facing the world today. Its vision is a world in which the scourge of war is eliminated, human rights are honored, and the natural environment is protected. The United States is a constructive member of the United Nations for the well-being of mankind.