Grants and Scholarships

Organization: Yale University
 Yale Young Global Scholars
Description: YYGS reviews all applications holistically. Our staff understands that students come from a wide variety of backgrounds and with different educational and extracurricular opportunities. As a result, the essays and letters of recommendation are the most important parts of the application. The YYGS application requires: resume / activities list, official school transcript, two recommendations, standardized test scores, if available (these are not required), one 500 word essay and two 200 word essays, $60 application fee. You must click the Submit button on the last page for your application to be considered.
Elegibility: The application fee is payable online after the application has been submitted. Application fees may be paid by credit or debit card through the payment gateway, accessible from the applicant’s Application Status page. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. The payment gateway will also accept eChecks (preferred method for U.S. participants). We can also accept wire or bank transfers IF the above options do not work for you. If you need to send a wire or bank transfer, please refer to these wire instructions. After you complete the transfer, you MUST email the receipt to with subject line “Wire transfer receipt attached (ref#{{ref}})”. It is imperative that we keep track of all applicants who pay via wire transfer so our business office can associate the fee payment with the correct application.
Application deadline: February 6, 2018
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Organization: Universidad Alberto Hurtado, Santiago, Chile
 Magister en Economía ILADES/Universidad Alberto Hurtado
Description:  La Universidad Alberto Hurtado ofrece desde 1987 el Programa de Postgrado en Economía conducente al grado de Magister en Economía de la Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Cada año el Programa ofrece becas completas de matrícula y manutención para postulantes destacados. La beca cubre el 100% del arancel y otorga una asignación para manutención de CL$300.000 mensuales (alrededor de USD 500) durante la duración del programa (15 pagos). El proceso de selección de los beneficiarios es competitivo.
Elegibility: Título de Licenciado en Economía, Ingeniero Comercial, Civil, Industrial o similar. Desempeño académico destacado evidenciado por notas de la carrera universitaria. Conocimientos intermedios de Macroeconomía. Microeconomía y Matemáticas.
Application deadline: April 30, 2018
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