The Margaret McNamara Education Grants (MMEG) provide financial assistance to exceptional women from developing countries, aged 25 or older, who are pursuing higher education in the US, Canada, and select regions. The scholarship aims to empower women by equipping them with the education and skills needed to positively impact women and children in their home countries, fostering community development and change.
For the 2024 programs, the MMEG offers the following options:
– US-Canada Program: Available to full-time students in the US or Canada with a relevant student visa. Applications are open from September 15 to January 15, with scholarships valued at $15,000. More information and application at MMEG US-Canada Program.
– Trinity Washington University Program: Open to full-time/part-time students at Trinity Washington University, including international students and US residents.
– South Africa Program: Accepts applications from May 15 to September 14. Applicants should be enrolled at a South African university and hold a study permit if they are international students.
– France and Latin America Programs
Eligibility criteria for the MMEG Scholarship 2024 include being at least 25 years old, being a national from a country on the MMEG Country Eligibility List, and being registered at an accredited in-person academic institution at the time of application.
Specific program requirements and application processes vary for each program and country, with different deadlines and eligibility criteria.
The application deadline for the MMEG Scholarship 2024 is January 15, 2024. This unique opportunity offers women from developing countries the chance to pursue higher education and make a difference in their communities. With its focus on supporting education for women dedicated to social change, MMEG continues to honor the spirit of its namesake and make a lasting impact worldwide. Don’t miss the opportunity to apply for this scholarship and further your education in 2024.
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