Applications are presently being accepted. 2023/2024 International students studying in the United States are eligible for the Percy Martinez Cultural Diversity Scholarship. This grant is available to international students studying at Harvard University, Berkeley University of California, Northwestern University, and other institutions.
Percy Martinez appreciates the value of cultural understanding in today’s globalized society, owing to his extensive expertise in a variety of disciplines. This scholarship is intended to help persons who are committed to promoting cultural understanding and enjoying the rich tapestry of global cultures.
To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Educational Status: Whether you’re in High School, an Undergraduate, or a Graduate, this scholarship is open for you.
- Engagement with Cultural Activities: Applicants should either:
- Have volunteered or participated in cultural exchange programs.
- Demonstrated a clear interest in promoting cultural understanding.
- Organized or been part of events that celebrate diversity.
- Recommendations: Two letters of recommendation are required. These can be from teachers, community leaders, or other professionals who can vouch for the applicant’s dedication to promoting cultural understanding and unity.
To be a part of this exciting opportunity, applicants need to:
- Express Themselves: Choose between a video (3-4 minutes) or a short essay (400-600 words) to answer the following: How would you promote cultural understanding and unity in a diverse community? Share a personal experience or a project idea.
- Fill and submit the online application form with all required information and the short essay