INTERNATIONAL STUDENT OF THE YEAR
£2,000 SCHOLARSHIP (3 STUDENTS AWARDED)
NOMINATIONS OPEN ON THE 11TH JUNE AND CLOSE ON THE 24TH JUNE 2020
This award aims to recognise the immensely valuable contribution that international students make to both the University of Essex and to the wider community. To apply for this award, they need to have shown commitment to maximizing their experience in the UK and improving the experience of others.
The international student must provide evidence of being a global citizen by:
-Respecting and valuing diversity
-Participating, organising or carrying out events/community work/social activities at a range of levels, from local to global
-And must have inspired, empowered and/or supported others to do the same
It is important that applicants:
-Clearly and concisely state the reasons why they fulfil the different criteria for the ‘International Student of the Year’ Award, AND
-Provide clear evidence for their statements in the form of concise and verifiable examples, relevant documents, relevant data, etc. - please feel free to submit a separate portfolio or attach additional sheets, as necessary.
- -Must be an international student (EU or non-EU)
- -Must only provide proof of their contributions during their time at Essex, and not any time before
- -Must be continuing studies in the next academic year 2020/21 in the University of Essex