Eisenhower Global Scholars will embark on an all-expenses-paid academic year of study leading to a master’s degree and immersion in the EF global network of Fellows.

Deadline

April 1, 2022

Contact

NCS
ncs-ousf@duke.edu

Award recipients

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Swathi Ramprasad

Eisenhower Global Scholar

Quick facts

Academic Discipline

Government, Law, and Policy
Leadership and Business

Citizenship

US Citizen, Permanent Resident

Status

Senior, Entering Graduate

Location

International

Endorsement Required

No

Award Amount

Full Funding

Age Limit

30

Description

The Eisenhower Global Scholars Program will send four outstanding American university graduates abroad for the 2020-2021 academic year to prestigious universities in Europe for intensive study and hands-on work experience in two major areas: 

Each Eisenhower Scholar will spend a full academic year of postgraduate study leading to a Master’s Degree at either the University of Oxford or IE University in Madrid. All courses are offered in English.
During their academic year of study, or after the school year is completed, the Scholars will travel for two weeks to a few cities in Europe to meet with Eisenhower Fellows. Eisenhower Scholars will experience a lifelong connection to a network of like-minded leaders. The Scholars will be offered optional summer internships in collaboration with the EF Global Network.

Eligibility

US Citizen or legal permanent resident currently residing in the United States.

Preferred candidates will be between 20 and 30 years old and will have:

  • a track record of achievement, including a strong academic undergraduate record and community involvement
  • demonstrated leadership potential
  • a concrete project proposal that this international post-graduate study will advance