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About the

Scholarship

The University of New Mexico

Scholarship Awarded by

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Amount

$15.1K (Rs 11.6L)

Course Level

Postgraduate

Deadline

Sep 15, 2022

About the Scholarship

Each year, the International Amigo Scholarship is given to international students at the University of New Mexico in the United States. It is a sort of tuition fee waiver for students who are not residents of the United States.

Overview

No. of scholarships to be awarded

N/A

Type of scholarship

Merit

Renewability

Yes

Application deadline

2022-09-15

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Applicability of the scholarship

Courses

Postgraduate

Universities

The University of New Mexico

Countries

USA

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Scholarship amount details

Our most prestigious scholarship, the International Amigo Scholarship, grants international students (non-immigrant visa holders) the resident, in-state tuitionn rate. This means you will pay what a resident student from New Mexico pays. This is a value of over $15,000 per year! All applicants are automatically considered for these generous scholarships – no additional application paperwork is needed!

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for the International Amigo Scholarship:

-Applicants must be applying to the University of New Mexico for a Master's or Ph.D. degree.
-A minimum of 3.0 in previous university courses is required.
-The applicant's graduate programme nomination
-Students enrolled in a full-time graduate degree programme in person are eligible.
-A student must have a non-immigrant student visa to enter the United States (Preferably visa holders- F1, J1)
-A student should be involved in University of New Mexico research, project assistantships, or teaching.
-There has been no previous attendance at UNM at the present application degree level.

Application Process

As soon as they accept a position in a UNM graduate programme, all graduate students will be considered for the International Amigo scholarship, and the nomination will be done by the corresponding department.

-The International Amigo Scholarship does not require a separate application; 

-applicants are chosen by the university's academic departments. It will be given out in a manner that is representative of the department.
-Once the nomination priority deadline has passed, a department can only receive a total of 10 Amigo offers.

Additional Information

Scholarship Registration Link

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Contact Email

goglobal@unm.edu

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