Following its launch in 2016, the SmartEdu Scholarship has provided over 50 Cambodian students with the opportunity to pursue a degree of their choosing, and you could be the next one.
The Scholarship Program is back and open for all Cambodian students who just completed their grade 12 examinations on 19 August 2019.
This year, Smart will provide scholarship for 20 top students nationwide. To show support for digital and ICT innovations, 10 places are reserved for students who want to pursue their studies at the National Institute of Posts, Telecoms and ICT.
The scholarships will cover university tuition fees until the students have finished their bachelor degrees. Successful applicants will receive a monthly allowance of 200USD for up to 5 years, as well as the opportunity to attend development programme and CSR outreach events.
So who is eligible for the scholarship?
Grade 12 students who just completed their examinations and plan to take up a degree at any of the universities recognized by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (MoEYS) or the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications of Cambodia (MPTC). The degree cannot take more than 5 years to complete.
Some important dates:
Application start date: 11th September 2019
Application deadline: 6th October 2019
Face-to-face interviews: 16th – 17th October 2019
Announcement of successful applicants: 21st October 2019
For more information on the SmartEdu programme, visit SmartEdu’s website here.