After the success of the Intensive English language scholarship program in the past two years, Tawakkol Karman Foundation launched a new scholarship program to fund 900 students to study English for free. Students must be citizens of the following countries: (Yemen, Iraq, Syria, Palestine, Sudan, Somalia, Egypt and Turkey).
The English language scholarship program is offered via a series of intensive courses and lasts more than a year and a half and is suitable for students who want to learn English and obtain a free TOEFL or IELTS certificate.
The courses of this program are usually held face-to-face, but this year they will be held online.
In the past year, more than 1,500 free scholarships were awarded to study English through intensive online courses. In this article, OPPGATE will provide you with information about the Tawakkol Karman Foundation Scholarship for English Language Learning and how to apply for it.
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English language scholarship 2021
Below you will find the requirements for applying to the English Language Scholarship 2021.
- The student must be a high school graduate or hold an equivalent certificate.
- The applicant must hold one of the nationalities eligible for the scholarship
- The applicant must hold a valid passport or identity card.
- Full-time attendance of English language courses is required.
- Participation in the activities carried out by the program during the study period.
- Students have to complete the application process for the English Language Scholarship Program.
- Maximum age: 50 years old.
Tawakkol Karman Foundation covers 100% of the TOEFL or IELTS test fee for provided that the student obtains a score of at least 70 in the TOEFL test result, and at least 5 in the academic IELTS, and at least 6 in the IELTS General Exam Result.
English Scholarship Program
All students accepted into the English Language Scholarship will receive a number of benefits throughout the study period, including:
- Paying the fees for placement test.
- Covering the fees of studying English for a year and a half.
- A funded scholarship to pay for the TOEFL or IELTS test fees.
- The chance to participate in a number of training activities and events.
Learn the difference between TOEFL and IELTS from the following article: What is the difference between IELTS and TOEFL (oppgate.com)
The Tawakkol Karman Foundation covers the costs of studying in the intensive English language courses for all levels according to the program schedule prepared by the English institute .
What benefits are not included in the free English Language Scholarships?
- Textbook costs.
- Transportation or internet fees.
- Monthly salary.
Note: Students can start the English language program from scratch or take a placement test to start from the appropriate level.
Students wishing to apply for the English Language Programs Scholarships 2021 provided by the Tawakkol Karman Foundation must attach the following documents:
- Passport or any document proving the identity of the applicant.
- A personal photo with a white background size 5*6.
- The last academic certificate you have obtained.
- An introduction video
What should the introduction video include?
Students wishing to enroll in the Free English Language Scholarships Program 2021 must submit an introductory video during the application process, provided that the video does not exceed two minutes and the size does not exceed 100 megabytes.
The applicant must mention the following in the video:
- The name and surname of the applicant.
- The main objective of enrolling in the English Language Learning Program
- The applicant’s motives to continue until the end of the program.
- How will you mange to find time studying English.
- The program of this scholarship is an intensive program and requires effort to study for 4 hours a day, 5 days a week for a year and a half.
Notes for those enrolled in the Intensive English Scholarship program
The Tawakkol Karman Foundation has announced a list of notes for all applicants for the English Language Scholarship:
- The information must be inserted in Latin characters.
- If the internet connection is slow, it is recommended that the video size does not exceed 50 MB.
- After entering your email, applicants have to check all mail boxes (Inbox, promotional, spam..).
- You cannot apply for more than one person using the same email.
- When applying, it is recommended to use Google Chrome browser.
- For those who have applied before but were unable to complete the application procedures, they must try again or use another email.
How to Apply for the English Language Scholarship Program 2021-2022
To apply for this scholarship to learn English for free for the year 2021 and 2022, please make sure that you meet the conditions mentioned above and follow the following steps:
- Itis recommended to use a computer during the application process. Go to the official application portal for the English Language Scholarship on the Tawakkol Karman Foundation website (all links are attached at the bottom of the article). Enter your personal email and press Continue.
- You will have to confirm the email by following the link sent to your email: Please check your inbox, spam box. (It may take a few minutes for the email to be delivered).
- Read the terms, benefits and obligations and click on Continue.
- You will have to fill in your personal information such as your name, surname, phone number, address, and so on.
- Upload the required documents and the introductory video and click on Next.
- After uploading the documents, a message will appear that lists the grant agreement, after reading it, click on submit. By that, you have successfully completed the application for the Free English Language Scholarship 2021.
The deadline for applying for the Tawakkol Karman Foundation Scholarship to study English is: May 30, 2021.