Given to the students upon their acceptance
scholarship and grants will support the following:
- Tuition and Fees: will be paid directly to
the relevant university.
- Health Insurance: the Foundation will cover
the cost of medical insurance issued by the
university to the student.
- Monthly Allowance: student receives a monthly
allowance for every academic month in an amount
to be determined by the Foundation.
- Books allowance: per semester/quarter.
- Travel allowance: The student will receive
one economy class return ticket annually to
his/her country of residence.
- Graduate Dissertation: One time fee of $600
for printing and publishing graduate dissertation.
S.A. Enlightenment Foundation
will commence payment of the monthly allowance
upon the student’s arrival to California,
as long as it is no longer than one month prior
to the start of the semester/quarter
Monthly allowance will be discontinued once
the student graduates, or should the student
change majors or universities without the knowledge
of the Foundation.
The student is expected to maintain a cumulative
GPA of 3.0 throughout the degree program. If
the student’s cumulative GPA is lower
than 3.0 for a semester/quarter, the student
will be placed on automatic probation. He/she
is expected to lift his/her cumulative GPA by
the following semester/quarter. If he/she does
not achieve the targeted 3.0 GPA, S.A. Enlightenment Foundation
will review the case and make a final decision
on whether to discontinue the scholarship to
- The student is required to inform S.A. Enlightenment
Foundation of his/her interest to switch majors
or universities. The student will need to receive
the Foundation’s final approval to do
The student is expected to inform the Foundation
if he/she will register for Summer sessions,
in order for the Foundation to organize tuition.
The student should inform the Foundation of
any address or contact phone number change within
two weeks of making the change.
- Extending the duration of studies will not usually be accepted by the Foundation
without the presence of valid reasons. The student
will need to submit a request which includes
the academic advisor’s approval and justification.
Final decision for extension lies with the Foundation.
The student should submit a copy of his/her
final graduate dissertation to the Foundation
upon its completion, for records purposes.
form (biodata, high school, university info,
work experience, essay brief).
of Recommendation form.
of major/ Change of University form.
of Study duration form.
and contact info form (once students settle