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Interesed in learning about American universityies and culture?

 
 
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Interesed in learning about American universityies and culture?
by Colin Bluett - Tuesday, 29 November 2016, 3:08 PM
 

The Sutton Trust and the US-UK Fulbright Commission are inviting applications from bright students for this once-in-a-lifetime higher education experience in the USA.

We have over 200 alumni, accessing $50 million in funding from US universities. The Sutton Trust US Programme helps British state school students apply to American universities through support, advice and a one-week summer school in the USA. It is free to take part in the programme.

To be eligible, students must:

  • Be in Year 12 (England and Wales), S5 (Scotland) or Year 13 (Northern Ireland)
  • Attend a state school of college
  • Have excellent GCSEs or S4 qualifications
  • Not hold US citizenship

Applications are welcome from students who are:

  • Interested in US culture and higher education
  • From a low income family
  • In the first generation of their family to go to university

The student application deadline is 11:59 pm on 22 January 2017, and school references must be submitted by 11:59 pm, 24 January 2017.

Visit the programme website for more information and to apply!