Universidad Externado will award more than 400 scholarships in the second semester of 2022

Each year, thousands of students must choose the profession they will study, a decision that usually moves the split between those professions that are supposed to have more job options, or those that are more career-guided, and of course which one is more affordable? In this latter scenario, scholarships can mean a solution, especially if there are not enough resources to fund a college career.

For the second semester of 2022, the University of Externado in Colombia will award more than 400 scholarships for undergraduate studies. This opportunity to grant students is a contribution to creating equal educational opportunities.

The call for the second semester is divided into six types of scholarships: Honors, Best Admission Process, Sports Incentive, Credit Scholarships, Scholarship to Talent-Fundación Bolívar and Ethnic Group Agreement that supports and enhances the university’s multiculturalism. Also, not so
You will charge registration fees for undergraduate and graduate programs.

Grant for every need:

Best Acceptance Process
The university advances the academic, personal and social path of students. In each college, half (50%) of the scholarship for the first semester is awarded to the two applicants who have achieved the best results in the admission process. To grant this advantage, your admission interview qualification score and overall Icfes score are taken into consideration.

The university selects the best students in its undergraduate programs using the criterion they obtained in the previous semester directly as a criterion. Students with the best grades are granted exemption from paying tuition fees.

One (1) scholarship is awarded to every sixty (60) students or a portion greater than 30 per semester. If there are students of the same rate in the same course, the scholarship value will be distributed equally among them.

sports motivation
Undergraduate athletes representing the institution in inter-university competitions will receive the sports incentive (consisting of a percentage discount on tuition fees according to achievement).

Credit Scholarships
The University will award 200 Scholarships-Credit to support young people with economic hardship to begin their studies in higher education.

Loans-Scholarships are allocated as follows:
35% of the tuition fee is paid by the student at the beginning of the semester.
35% of the registration fee represents the scholarship; This value is gradually waived by the university, as the student passes classes.
– The remaining 30% is the balance that the student will pay in fixed installments (for a period of 60 months), without interest, after six months of completing university studies.

Help to finish university
The Bolívar Davivienda Foundation Talent Scholarship benefits undergraduate students aged between 5 and 8 (year 3 and 4 for Annual Programs), with an excellent academic average, who have advanced at least half of their career and are facing financial difficulties to continue their studies.

The Fundación Bolívar Davivienda Talent Credit Scholarship is a financial aid equivalent to 90% of the total value of the enrollment, which is awarded as follows
45% of the scholarship resources.
– 45% as credit starting payment 6 months after getting it
Finished with studies.
10% of the remaining tuition fee is assumed by the scholarship holder each semester/year
The academy to which the program is associated.

Multicultural interactions
This program is unique in the country and has allowed more than 80 students from indigenous communities to study higher education. It also strengthens peer-to-peer dialogue, understanding other senses and logics of Colombia with communities. The program includes 100% of the tuition fee.

There are no registration fees for undergraduate and graduate programs.

If the student is in financial need, the university gives a 10% discount on the tuition fee and an additional 3% discount for early payment.

For families who do not have the possibility to pay tuition fees in one cash, they can pay 50% of its value after subtracting a 10% discount if they request it, and the remaining 50% is paid in 5 monthly installments for undergraduate students. Monthly payments are interest free as long as payments are made on time.

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