United States educational foundation in Pakistan

lUSEFP announces Global UGRAD for Pakistani students. Under UGRAD Pakistani students enrolled at a university in Pakistan can avail a chance to study one semester  in United states universities. This universal UGRAD-Pakistan program offers cultural/academic exchange through a non-degree program for a semester at a university in the U.S.

Applicants of this program must have either their 14th or 15th year of formal education.

Students enrolled in either, a four-year bachelor's program or a two-year bachelor's programs are eligible to apply.

UGRAD Grant Facilitates:

  • Round trip Airfare
  • Tuition and Fees
  • Housing and Meals
  • Limited Allowence for books
  • Accidents and sickness coverage
  • Monthly Allowence 

Eligibility Criteria for UGRAD study exchange program for USA

  • Be a Pakistani citizens
  • 25 years or younger
  • The candidate should be currently enrolled in a college or university and committed to returning to their home universities following the completion of the program.
  • Strong leadership qualities and potential in their university and community activities
  • Serious interest in learning about the United States
  • High level of academic achievement, as indicated in grades, awards and reference letters
  • Proficiency in English
  • Students from diverse backgrounds, especially those students who have not previously had opportunities to travel internationally are encouraged to apply

Ineligibility

  • Applicants with a dual U.S./Pakistani nationality or U.S. permanent residence
  • Those who have a parent, spouse or fiancé who is a U.S citizen or permanent U.S resident
  • Employees of the Fulbright organization or the U.S. Department of State and their spouses, fiancés, siblings, dependents, children and parents. For programs funded by their agencies, employees of USAID or the HEC and their spouses, fiancés, siblings, dependents, children and parents.
  • Students in their final year of university

How to apply for USEFP UGRAD study exchange program

You can submit your application at www.usefpakistan.org/UGRAD. Application form is required to be sub mitted online. Each and every supporting document, such as photocopies of transcripts including an explanation of grading scale of university issuing the degree, are to be attached to the online application before submission. Scan copies of all your university attested transcripts must be uploaded online including the most recent transcript.