Wells Mountain Foundation Scholarships

On Monday, November 18th, 2013

Wells Mountain Foundation Scholarships:

The purpose of the Foundation is primarily to support programs and individuals in developing nations or other situations of extreme poverty.

Each year the Foundation’s Empowerment Through Education program provides support to a number of students as they pursue various educational objectives.

Support is provided for post-secondary school (college, university, polytechnic, trade school). Support is not provided for graduate degrees or study in the US, UK or other developed countries.

Financial support is primarily to cover the costs of the education itself and directly related expenses including books and supplies.

Scholarships are generally granted for the full period of study, however, recipients must maintain good grades and provide copies of all semester reports and grades as they are received.

The scholarship can be discontinued at any time in the event of unsatisfactory performance.

The scholarship awards are determined by the Scholarship Committee of the Board of Directors of the Wells Mountain Foundation and awarded once a year.

The foundation does not require the applicant to pay an admission or processing fee or to buy a number to have the application reviewed.

Scholarship Eligibility

An ideal candidate is a student, male or female, from a country in the developing world, who:

  • Successfully completed a secondary education, with good to excellent grades.
  • Will be studying in their country or another country in the developing world.
  • Plans to live and work in their own country after they graduate.
  • Has volunteered prior to applying for this scholarship and/or is willing to volunteer while receiving the WMF scholarship.
  • May have some other funds available for their education, but will not be able to go to school without a scholarship.
  • Submits a complete, legible application in English (please proof-read). Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Scholarships Cover
Scholarships range from $300.US to a rare high of $3000.US and cover

  • Tuition and fees.
  • Books and materials.
  • Room rent and meals.

Scholarships do not Cover

  • Education at a college, polytechnic or university in the United States, UK, Australia, or Europe (with one exception – Bergen Community College in Paramus, NJ, USA – foreign students in that college can apply).
  • Masters or Doctorate degrees. A medical degree, however, is acceptable.
  • Laptop computers, conferences or trips.
  • Debts or past due tuition bills.Follow the links below for more details and application contacts.
    For more scholarship information and application materials, visit: Wells Mountain Foundation Scholarships

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    nice programme,its my humble request that you may consider me…

  2. Denis odhiambo says:

    Am very impressed by the move.Am a gradute with a diploma in medical laboratory sciences and would to further my studies.what is the way forward.pls kindly advise.

  3. ELLY GUCHA says:

    Hi, I am a diploma graduate in clinical medicine and surgery,would love to do degree in medicine in Tanzanian, please advice,am I legible? Be blessed.


    I have completed my undergraduate studies in BACHELOR OF COMMERCE(BANKING AND FINANCE OPTION) ,waiting to graduate on 13th November,2013 from KISII UNIVERSITY, KENYA. Am I legible to apply and continue with my MASTERS DEGREE? Please advice.

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