University of the People
Deadline: 4 Oct 2018 (annual)
Study in: any Country (online)
Next term starts 15 Nov 2018
The University of the People is the Education Revolution. It is the world’s first tuition-free, non-profit, American accredited, online university. With a groundbreaking online learning model and instructors from the world’s foremost academic volunteers,
Founded in 2009 and achieving accreditation in 2014, University of the People has rapidly gained a foothold in the international arena of online higher education. The university has partnered with Yale ISP Law School for research and New York University, University of California Berkeley and the University of Edinburgh to accept students. Its President’s Council, includes presidents, chancellors, and vice chancellors from universities such as NYU, Oxford, UC Berkeley, Columbia University, The Rockefeller University, Vassar University, the George Washington University, and others.
Fields of study:
University of the People offers associate and bachelor degree programs in business administration, health science and computer science, as well as an MBA program.
Students from all over the world. Currently the university has students from over 200 countries and territories.
University of the People remains tuition-free because of its use of volunteers, Open Educational Resources, open-source technology and peer-to- peer learning. More than 6,000 professionals have volunteered for the university, filling key University of the People leadership positions.
Some of the scholarships can be found below:
Simone Biles Legacy Scholarship Fund – open to all students, with priority for those who have been in foster care.
Emergency Refugee Assistance Scholarship Fund – refugees and asylum seekers
Foundation Hoffmann Scholarship – open to all students
UoPeople General Scholarship – open to all students
The university accepts students who have graduated high school, have access to a computer and the Internet and have sufficient English skills to study at the University.
The admission process is administered in 5 terms annually. The next deadline is 4 October 2018 for term starting 15 November 2018. Interested applicants should apply today.
For detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship and the University in general, please visit the official website.
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.uopeople.edu
University of the People Full Scholarships List of all available scholarships: http://www.uopeople.edu/tuition-free/our-scholarships/