Obama Foundation Scholars Program Application Period Extended - Apply Now


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The Obama Foundation Scholars Program is accepting applications for the 2021 - 2022 program until February 5, 2021 at 5 PM.


The program which includes admissions to Columbia University in New York, tuition and fees for four years, monthly stipend, a furnished studio apartment within walking distance of the University, basic medical and dental coverage as well as airfare for applicants, if the program is able to meet in person this year.


Since 2018, the Obama Foundation has sponsored 34 students or Rising Leaders, as they are called by the program, from 29 countries who have demonstrated a commitment to finding solutions to challenges in their communities, countries and regions.


For the next cohort, the foundation is also making the application available to U.S. citizens and residents who are making significant contributions to their communities.


Click on this link for further information, view complete eligibility requirements or to apply for the program https://worldprojects.columbia.edu/application-information


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