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Introduction to the Dartmouth College King Scholars Program
Applications are now open for the Dartmouth College King Scholars Program. The King Scholar Leadership Program seeks low-income students with high potential from developing nations who are interested in alleviating poverty in their home countries.
If you are a low-income student from a developing nation and possess high potential, then you might be interested in the Dartmouth College King Scholars Program, which is now accepting applications. The program is designed to identify and support young leaders who are committed to alleviating poverty in their home countries. The King Scholar Leadership Program provides an excellent opportunity for individuals who are passionate about making a positive impact in their communities and are looking to enhance their academic and professional skills.
About the Dartmouth College King Scholars Program
Students accepted to Dartmouth as King Leadership Scholars are offered a four-year scholarship, mentorship, leadership training, and internship opportunities. Upon graduation, King Scholars are expected to return to their home countries to work on poverty issues, supported by a wide network of Dartmouth alumni.
This scholarship is designed to bridge the divide between the developing and developed worlds by equipping students with the necessary skills to become effective change-makers. King Scholars are allowed to gain valuable knowledge and experience through internships and mentorship, allowing them to return home with the tools they need to make a difference in their communities.
Eligible Criteria for Dartmouth College King Scholars Program
All eligible international applicants to Dartmouth will be considered for the King Leadership Scholar program. The King Leadership Scholar program is for students from developing countries who demonstrate a commitment to leadership and service. Students receive a full scholarship to attend Dartmouth College as well as access to a comprehensive leadership development program. The program provides scholars with the knowledge and skills needed to become leaders in their home countries.
The King Scholars Program looks for students who are:
- Involved in their communities
- Passionate about creating positive change
- Interested in alleviating poverty in their own countries
- Capable of succeeding at a top U.S. university
- Driven to succeed in whatever they do
- Proficient in English
The Dartmouth Admissions Office selects students for this special honor who embody the vision of the program, including a commitment to alleviating poverty, a record of academic excellence, and a passion for global issues.
Benefits of the Dartmouth College King Scholars Program
King Scholars receive 4-year scholarships and extensive mentoring and leadership training. King Scholars are also allowed to stay connected to the Dartmouth community through a virtual alumni network. This network provides access to resources and mentorship from Dartmouth alumni. The King Leadership Scholars program provides a holistic approach to poverty alleviation, combining academic, experiential, and community service elements. The program provides a platform for students to learn, grow, and contribute positively to their communities.
How to Apply
There is no special application; instead, each applicant must complete the Common Application. Applicants to Dartmouth who are interested in the King Leadership Scholar program are also encouraged to send an additional recommendation from a mentor, teacher, advisor, community leader, friend, or clergy member through the Recommend a Scholar portal. Note that the deadline for early decisions is 1st January, 2024.
Ready to apply? Click the link below for more information and to begin your application.
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