Clements Worldwide is pleased to announce the launch of its 9th annual Expat Youth Scholarship (EYS). Designed exclusively for students aged 13 to 21 experiencing life in foreign countries amidst unfamiliar cultures, the EYS contest is a testament to Clements’ ongoing commitment to the international expatriate community.
Application Deadline: 25th May 2017
To be taken at (country): Different foreign countries
About the Award: The Expat Youth Scholarship (EYS) program is designed exclusively for students aged 13 to 21 experiencing life in foreign countries amidst unfamiliar cultures. The contest is a testament to Clements’ ongoing commitment to the international expatriate community. $10,000.00 (USD) in scholarship funds will be awarded to the winners of this year’s contest,
Eligibility: Students ages 13-21 of any nationality who have resided in a foreign country for at least six consecutive months. To qualify for the “Ages 13-16” category, you must be aged between 13-16 (born between 2001 and 2004). To qualify for the “Ages 17-21” category, you must be aged 17-21 (born between 1996 and 2000).
Selection Criteria: We will judge both the image and the essay. Criteria will be:
1. Creativity and ablitiy to represent theme
2. Connectivity between essay and photo
3. Correct use of grammar and style
Number of Awards: 6
Value of Program:
Ages 13-16 Ages 17-21
First Place- $3,000 First Place- $3,000
Second Place- $1,500 Second Place- $1,500
Third Place- $500 Third Place- $500
Duration of Program:
How to Apply: For this year’s Scholarship, we are asking expat students to take a photo visually capturing how you will use your experience living abroad to make a difference in the world, and write an accompanying short essay. To participate and have a chance at winning a scholarship, eligible contestants should complete the form to submit your entry. Once you enter, your photo will be reviewed. Once it has been approved it will be displayed in the contest gallery. Having trouble? Just email [email protected] with the subject line “Expat Youth Scholarship”.
Award Provider: Clements Worldwide