High-potential students are encouraged to apply for AUA College of Medicine international grants in the United States. The programme is available for the 2022–2023 academic year.
The scholarship programme is designed to assist candidates who plan to enrol in the undergraduate degree programme at the AUA College of Medicine.
Neal S. Simon, a lawyer and former president of Ross University, co-founded AUA. The private, international medical school American University of Antigua (AUA) is situated in Antigua and Barbuda. The World Scholarship Forum in 2020 and Money Inc. in 2019 both placed the American University of Antigua in the top tier of Caribbean medical institutions.
Why should I attend the AUA College of Medicine?
The American University of Antigua College of Medicine (AUA) is a cutting-edge medical institution committed to delivering a learner-centric education of the highest calibre, giving opportunities to underrepresented minorities, encouraging a diverse academic community, and making sure that its graduates acquire the abilities and attitudes of lifelong learning, compassion, and professionalism.
More About AUA College of Medicine
The private, international medical school American University of Antigua (AUA) is situated in Antigua and Barbuda. Neal S. Simon, a lawyer and former president of Ross University, co-founded. AUA started teaching in 2002.
Greater Caribbean Learning Resources, Inc. in New York sold the college to Bengaluru-based Manipal Education and Medical Group (MEMG), which then established Manipal Education Americas, LLC. The College of Medicine received approval from the New York State Education Department in 2006, and the California Medical Board granted recognition to the institution in 2011.
One of the few overseas medical schools whose graduates are not needed to establish significant equivalent in order to get medical licence in the state of Massachusetts is AUA, which is also acknowledged by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine.
The minimum number of college credits required by AUA is 90. Although MCAT scores are necessary for US citizens and permanent residents, AUA’s admissions choices do not take them into account in favour of a more comprehensive method of evaluating applicants.
- University or Organization: AUA College of Medicine
- Department: NA
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Award: $65,000
- Number of Awards: NA
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: International
- The award can be taken in the USA.
- Application Deadline: Open.
- Eligible Countries: United States, Canada, United Kingdom, or a South Asian country (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka).
- Eligible Course or Subjects: The scholarship will be awarded in any subject offered by the university.
- Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
- Students must be a resident of a country that is not the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, or a South Asian country (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: Aspirants must have to enroll in the undergraduate degree programme at the university. After that, you have to complete the online application from.
- Supporting Documents: Applicants must submit a completed application along with:
- Proof of residency (no older than two months from the application date).
- A copy of their passport.
- An essay of no more than 500 words.
- A list of certificates and awards.
- A letter of recommendation separate from ones used during the enrollment process
- Admission Requirements: Applicants who have completed their undergraduate studies in countries having an educational system different from that of the United States will be evaluated on their merits and will be expected to have completed a pre-medical curriculum comparable to one offered in the U.S.
- Language Requirement: AUA’s curriculum is taught in English, and all accepted students must be proficient in English. We may require a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Test System (IELTS) test score and/or require an admissions faculty interview from any applicant if it appears that English language proficiency could interfere with that student’s academic success at AUA.
AUA College of Medicine will provide the award amount of $65,000, awarded $13,000 per payment period (1-4) plus intersession for students in the USA.