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Free education in USA for foreigners - myth or reality?
Free education in USA for foreigners - myth or reality?
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Free education in USA for foreigners - myth or reality?

Although free higher education in America does not exist, some students still manage to obtain free higher education in this country.

Where and how students from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan and other CIS countries to find opportunities to get free education in America? Here are the main options:

  • The main way to study in USA for higher education programs is to find the right scholarship (scholarship for international student) or grant (grant for international student).
  • Another option to study in America for free to find a sponsor. They can be any commercial company interested in an employee with specific skills, including your employer. The information on this sponsorship is available on the websites of companies and universities. If you want to find funding this way, look for the universities in the first place, applications involving a significant number of hours of practice or longer internships.
  • How to study free of charge in the USA, you know and advise other students that are registered in the social network yconic.com. This resource is students who can't afford private education, have the opportunity to ask financial help from users and, thus, to organize a free school in the United States.

Free universities and colleges in the US

US universities with free tuition is the universities that award scholarships that completely cover student expenses. When searching for scholarships at this point, you always need to pay attention, after all, a full scholarship is rare and difficult to obtain.

The edition of the USNews calls 6 universities that offer the most financial aid to international students:

  1. Williams College (MA)
  2. Amherst College (MA)
  3. Trinity College (CT)
  4. Stanford University (CA)
  5. Harvard University (MA)
  6. Duke University (NC)

Universities and colleges offering education in the United States, not free, but inexpensive

List of universities offering affordable training in the United States, where foreign students also can receive scholarships and grants, see here.

In addition, check out the annual ranking of U.S. colleges and universities with the best cost of programs subject to award their scholarships and grants edition of USNews.

How to go to University for free

It is important to remember that the process of admission to American universities also requires certain financial costs: fee for tests for knowledge of the English languageand also tests for admission to the MBA, the main of which - GRE and undergraduate tests - SAT and ACT.

For consideration of the application for training all universities charge about 50 -140$.

Universities and colleges give scholarships only to those students who have already enrolled in the program, and then gone and paid for all procedures related to admission. The University first accepts the student for the program and then assigns a scholarship. And the scholarship, as a rule, does not compensate for the amount spent on tests and admission.

And all the same options as go to College USA is free, there is in this case:

  • The costs would be borne by the sponsor.
  • A student who has received a scholarship for a program accredited US educational institution at any level of training may also apply for participation in the program Opportunity Funds created in order to cover the costs associated with the receipt.

Free study in America is the dream of many students. It is difficult, but feasible: the American dream you need to fight.

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