This type of scholarship is open to graduate students who are pursuing
an advanced degree (either Masters or Doctoral) in any subject at an
accredited institution in the United States. One individual will be
designated each year and awarded a one-time scholarship of $6,500 to
support his or her full-time graduate study.
must be full-time graduate students currently enrolled at an accredited
institution in the U.S.
and hold a valid student ID card.
must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale to apply.
must be citizens of an Asian country.
The individual will be selected based on personal statement and resume
which demonstrate applicant's academic performance and leadership participation in cross cultural activities. Financial need will not be considered.
Statement: Write a 750-1000 word personal statement about
how cross cultural environment affects your life or the lives of those
around you. You may relate a personal story or professional experience
to describe how people or events in different cultures have shaped you
or influenced your goals.
2. Resume: Include contact information, education background,
professional experience, skills, honors, etc.
application for 2017 Bridgat Scholarships begins
on October 1, 2017 and ends on December 31, 2017. Applicants should
submit their applications by December 31, 2017.
Bridgat Scholarship Committee will make decisions on January
15, 2018 and recipients will be notified by e-mail.
3. Please email
your personal statement and resume as attachments to
The email subject should include the phrase "Bridgat Graduate
Scholarship Application" and should also include your name, address, and