Jamii is proud to announce the first of many scholarships from the Language & Diaspora Initiative. For this announcement, qualifying individuals must be monolingual college students seeking assistance for an international travel abroad program. Awards range from $500 - $1000.
Scholarship Requirements: Applicants must use the award for a qualifying international travel abroad program AND demonstrate: 1) financial need, 2) a commitment to achieving fluency in a second language, and 3) a desire to utilize their language skills to positively impact their community.
How to apply: Complete an online application form and submit the following: an essay detailing how you will use your language skills to better serve the community, a college transcript from an accredited college or university (recently enrolled students may submit proof of enrollment & a high-school transcript), and tag Jamii on a photo of you via Facebook or Instagram.
Winners will be announced via Instagram,
Facebook, and on the Jamii Blog.
Click here to submit an application
Deadline: March 31, 2017