Category Archives: International Scholarships

Rhodes Scholarship

Rhodes Scholarship

One of the most highly regarded scholarships in the world, the Rhodes Scholarship was established in 1902 in accordance to the will of Cecil John Rhodes. Rhodes was a British politician and businessman who really made his mark in South Africa where he helped establish DeBeers mining company and later served as the Prime Minister… Read More »

Boren Scholarship

Boren Scholarship

The David L. Boren Scholarship is part of the National Security Education Program, or NESP, which was set up in order to help the national security of the United States by preparing a workforce that will be well-trained to interact with foreign cultures and understand foreign languages. The NESP is made up of nine different… Read More »

Lion’s Club Scholarship

Lion's Club

Lions Club International is a service organization that was founded by Melvin Jones in 1917. The LIONS acronym stands for Liberty, Intelligence, and Our Nation’s Safety, a concept that he held close to his heart and strove to create an environment that would sustain that motto. Melvin Jones’ personal code, “You can’t get very far… Read More »

Kiwanis Scholarship

Kiwanis Scholarship

The Kiwanis International Foundation is a global organization whose main mission is to serve children all over the world. Founded in 1915 in Detroit, Michigan, this club began with the idea of a fraternal organization that had benefits for its members. As the number of members increased and grew, so did the ideals and mission… Read More »