German Chancellor Fellowships for Outstanding Leaders

From the website:

“The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation offers prospective leaders from Brazil, China, India, Russia and the USA the opportunity to conduct a project as guests of the partner of their choice in Germany.

With the support of your host you can spend a year concentrating on a project you have chosen yourself and give your career that crucial boost. German Chancellor Fellowships are open to an array of sectors such as politics, economics, the media, administration and culture.

During a three-week preparatory phase in Bonn and Berlin, you will be able to make contact with the other fellows. Together, you will be invited to attend a reception at the German Chancellery, travel around Germany and visit important public institutions and companies. An intensive German course will help smooth your path into everyday life in Germany.

The Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany is the patron of this fellowship programme.

Submit your application by 15 September. The fellowship begins on 1 October of the following year.”

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Anheuser-Busch Legends of the Crown Scholarship Program – 2013/14

Anheuser-Busch Legends of the Crown Scholarship Program was established by Anheuser-Busch®, a leading American brewer, in partnership with UNCF. The program provides a $5,000 scholarship award to each select student leader entering their sophomore, junior or senior year of study at a four year accredited Historically Black College or University commencing fall of 2013.

In addition, eligible applicants must:

  1. Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale,
  2. Submit current official transcript,
  3. Submit a 250-500 word essay describing their leadership style as outlined in the essay section of the online application,
  4. Submit creative proof showcasing their leadership. This can include website, blog, video, power point presentation, etc. The creative proofs must be uploaded in the DOCUMENT UPLOAD section of the online application.

Finalists must be available to attend a one-of-a-kind leadership seminar and community service project with Anheuser-Busch senior leaders in St. Louis, MO, on September 27 – 29, 2013. For travel arrangements to the leadership event, the finalists will be contacted by Anheuser-Busch beginning the week of September 9, 2013.

For ward consideration, application for the Anheuser-Busch Legends of the Crown Scholarship Program must be completed by May 31, 2013. The scholarship funds shall be disbursed by UNCF to the award recipients’ college or university for credit to the students’ accounts upon confirmation of students’ completion of participating in the leadership event in St. Louis, MO, on September 27 – 29, 2013.