The DelMarPA Year Scholarship is available for students interested in studying abroad on an AFS year program to any country.
Scholarship Type: Need and Merit-based
Scholarship Value: Up to $7,500
Available Scholarships: One (1)
Applicable Programs: High School year programs
Application Deadline: October 15, 2020 (Winter departures) / February 1, 2020 (Summer/Fall departures)
Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
- Ages 15-18 years old
- Applicants demonstrate financial need assessed through the Global Leaders (FAST) need-based scholarship application.
- Interest in cultural awareness, curiosity about other cultures, and interest in going abroad.
- Applicants residing within the AFS DelMarPa Team area (covering Eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, and the Eastern Shore of Maryland) are eligible.
- Applicants agree to volunteer with AFS DelMarPA Team for at least 10 hours during the 12 months immediately following the student’s return home (e.g. attending AFS events, doing presentations, speaking with other students who want to go abroad, etc.).
To apply to scholarship(s), please start or login into your AFS application!
Scholarships questions? Contact the Scholarship Team at [email protected].
The DelMarPa Area Team scholarships are separate from the Global Leaders need-based scholarship application process and other merit scholarships, and DelMarPa Area Team scholarship award decisions are determined through a local committee.