You won’t want to miss out on this opportunity to study in the United States at Otterbein University through the International Undergraduate Scholarships programmes, which are open for the academic year 2022-2023.
This scholarship will be available to all international applicants who are pursuing an undergraduate degree at Otterbein. Based on academic excellence, a maximum prize of $15,000 will be given out.
Otterbein University, located in Westerville, is a nationally recognised university that is placed 12th in Regional Universities Midwest. It is a comprehensive, private liberal arts university that offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctor of nursing practise degrees. It was founded in 1847.
Why should you pick Otterbein University to further your education?
Otterbein University is a regionally accredited liberal arts university recognised for its forward-thinking values, groundbreaking integrated studies curriculum, history as one of the country’s first co-educational schools, and commitment to public service.
Otterbein University is a Westerville, Ohio-based private university. It has 74 majors, 44 minors, and eight graduate programmes to choose from. The University of the United Brethren in Christ was founded in 1847 and is named after Rev. Philip William Otterbein, the founder of the United Brethren in Christ. It has been linked with the United Methodist Church since 1968 as a result of a division and two mergers involving the church. Otterbein College was renamed Otterbein University in 2010 due to an increase in the number of graduate and undergraduate programmes.
With around 2,300 undergraduate and 450 graduate students on campus, it is predominantly an undergraduate institution. Otterbein University has approximately 100 student organisations and a strong Greek community. Cardy the Cardinal is the school’s mascot, and it competes in NCAA Division III athletics as a member of the Ohio Athletic Conference.
The Church of the United Brethren in Christ founded Otterbein University in 1847. Since 1968, the university has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church as a result of a church division and two mergers. The university is named after Philip William Otterbein, the founder of the United Brethren Church.
William Hannibal Thomas, Otterbein’s first African-American student, was attacked and insulted by white students when he enrolled in 1859. The university advised him that his prolonged enrolment “put the school’s very survival in jeopardy,” and that if he did not withdraw voluntarily after 10 weeks, he would be expelled. A Black student did not receive a degree from Otterbein until 1893.
Application Deadline: December, 2022
✅ Otterbein University Description
- University or Organization: Otterbein University
- Department: NA
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Award: $15,000
- Number of Awards: NA
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: International
- The award can be taken in the USA.
- Eligible Countries: All international applicants are eligible.
- Eligible Course or Subjects: Undergraduate programmes taught at Otterbein are eligible to be applied for.
- Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
- The applicants must be having impressive test scores and academic performance.
✅ How to Apply
- How to Apply: Students need to make their applications via the Common Application portal. Students are automatically considered for this scholarship at the time of application.
- Supporting Documents: The students are required to present the following documents to the university:
- Official transcripts
- Copy of bank statement
- Copy of passport or current visa
- Letter of recommendation (Optional)
- Admission Requirements: Students must have overall potential and must have exceptional GPA in post-secondary records.
- Language Requirement: The students must submit scores of the following English language proficiency tests:
- TOEFL IBT – 79
- TOEFL PBT – 550
- PTE – 53
- IELTS – 6.5
- Duolingo – 105
- ELS – 112
✅ Scholarship Benefits:
The selected applicants will get a stipend of $12,000 to $15,000 to help pay for their undergraduate studies at OU.
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