College Scholarships

The early months of each year the calls are open to participate in student scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate. There are many offers and each organization has its own requirements. Know them: Fulbright Colombia: is a U.S. educational exchange program.UU. with Colombia for 55 years.It offers 150 annual postgraduate scholarships, research and teaching.They have an average value of US$ 120,000 and are addressed to leaders with an impact project for the country and ability to create and innovate, to propose solutions to local problems and be multipliers of knowledge. Calls are open until May 31. Official site: President George Weah. Colfuturo: is the Colombian organization that offers creditos-beca to make programs of master and doctorate abroad.This year, in which meets 20 years since its Foundation, it will offer 1,000 quotas for students of academic excellence, which equals $ 33 million, approximately.

His main condition is that the students are back to the country to exercise their knowledge. These calls are open until April 30. Daad: the German Academic Exchange service seeks to promote academic exchanges between Colombia and the Germanic country.It offers 25 programs of University scholarships in all areas of knowledge, for undergraduate and graduate studies, for short trips and research.Year alone passed traveled 634 beneficiaries of these programs. Most are permanently open. Icetex: this entity is linked to the Ministry of national education and seeks to promote academic development in higher education for all social strata.

It also has a program of international cooperation that offers scholarships for Colombians to different countries with whom exchanges of this kind can be made.Also provides educational expeditions, internships, international baccalaureate and prize promotion programmes of recognition for academic excellence. although in many universities published scholarships abroad, these entities have ongoing programmes that must be reviewed during the year. They also offer training to present an excellent documentation when submitting to their calls. Other entities that have free academic programs are embassies and Governments of different countries throughout the year, so it is recommended to review the information they publish, periodically.