Bridgat Undergraduate Scholarship 2017


This scholarship is for undergraduate students who are now studying in the U.S. or Canada, regardless of nationality. Three individuals will be designated each year and awarded a one-time scholarship of $4,500.


1. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students currently enrolled at an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. or Canada and hold a valid student ID card.

2. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.70 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent) is required.



The three individuals 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.



1. Personal 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.



1.  The 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.

2.  The 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 Undergraduate Scholarship Application" and should also include your name, address, and telephone number.