AmCham Scholarship 2018

2018 marks the eighteenth year of The AmCham Scholarship Program. During the last 18 years, the program has been devoting to improving the business environment in Vietnam in general, and the HCM City area in particular,  by helping develop high quality human resources for member companies, as well as helping students develop essential professional working skills.

Since launched in 2001, AmCham Scholarship Program has continually been growing. To 2017, the program has totally awarded 815 scholarships to students from 15 leading universities in Ho Chi Minh City. The number of participating universities increased to 18 this year.


AmCham Scholarship 2018 Timeline

Tue, 04 Sep Application Form Opens
Sat, 08 Sep Information Session Day 1
Sat, 15 Sep Information Session Day 2
Thu, 11 Oct Application Deadline of Group 1 (22:00)
Thu, 18 Oct Application Deadline of Group 2 (22:00)
Mon, 29 Oct Screening Results
Sat, 10 Nov Ability Test (SHL Test)
Fri, 16 Nov Ability Test Results • Interview Schedule
Sat, 24 Nov Interview Day
Mon, 26 Nov Interview Result
Sat, 01 Dec Award Ceremony

Benefits of AmCham Scholars:
– 12.000.000VND in cash
– Recognized by nearly 500 AmCham companies
– Credits for job application after graduation and other related purposes (e.g. summer job, internship, further scholarship, etc.)
– Priority in some AmCham functions
– Entitled to join AmCham Scholars Alumni/ae Club with great networking opportunities


Contact us
Contact AmCham Scholarship Management Team via:

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 028 3824 3743

or get updated on AmCham Scholarship Facebook Fanpage:


WHO CAN APPLY?

Undergraduate students of bachelor degree in their:

Third academic year or above at Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City ( International University, University of Economics and Law, University of Information Technology, University of Science, University of Social Sciences & Humanities , Bach Khoa University and School of Medicine), Foreign Trade University in Ho Chi Minh City, Banking University HCM City, Hoa Sen University, Ho Chi Minh City University of Law, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education, Eastern International University, University of Economics HCMC, Vietnamese – German University, Ton Duc Thang University, HCMC University of Technology (HUTECH), HCMC University of Finance and Marketing

Fifth academic year or above at School of Medicine – Vietnam National University

in official full-time academic year 2018 – 2019.

– With overall GPA not lower than 7.0 in scale 10 or 3.0 in scale 4 (Click here for details).
– Active in school/social/community service activities.
– Fluent in English.
– One can apply for AmCham Scholarship ONCE IN A LIFETIME

***NOTE: “How to be considered as an undergraduate student?. Please refer to FAQs Page (Section “2. APPLICATION QUALIFICATIONS”) to find out.


HOW TO APPLY?

You will fill in your application online. It should take you about 45 minutes to complete. Click HERE for Application Guideline

Please kindly note that you can save your draft and log out and return as many times as you wish when you are working on your application. However, once you have submitted, you will have no way to revise your application. Should such mistake happen, please send us an email to [email protected] or call directly to 028 3824 3743.

APPLY NOW

APPLICATION DEADLINE

The list of completed application is updated every Monday at 5pm, from Sep 04 to Oct 18, 2018. Please check out and let us know if your information is not listed as it supposes to be.

For the best screening process, we would like to set 2 deadlines for 2 groups of universities. Please kindly check carefully below:

Group 1(22:00 – 11 Oct, 2018)

* Banking University
* Foreign Trade University
* Hoa Sen University
* University of Economics HCMC
* University of Finance and Marketing

Group 2: (22:00 – 18 Oct, 2018)
* Eastern International University
* Ho Chi Minh City University of Law
* Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HUTECH)
* Ho Chi Minh City University of Technical Education
* Ton Duc Thang University
* Vietnamese – German University
* VNU HCMC – Bach Khoa University
* VNU HCMC – International University
* VNU HCMC – School of Medicine
* VNU HCMC – University of Economics and Laws
* VNU HCMC – University of Information Technology
* VNU HCMC – University of Science
* VNU HCMC – University of Social Sciences & Humanities

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Please click HERE to go to FAQs Page of AmCham Scholarship 2018.


2018 MANAGEMENT TEAM

Please click HERE to be updated on AmCham Scholarship Program 2018 Management Team.

IMPORTANT NOTE

– Your application number must be in the format: 2018xxxx
– Please bear in mind that only application forms created from 04/9/2018 (whose application number is 2018xxxx) are validly accepted
– We appreciate your integrity. If any information in your application is proved incorrect during the program, we have the right to decline your application and withdraw your award or candidate status.
– One can apply for AmCham Scholarship once in his lifetime. Please make sure that you are ready to apply.
– English is used 100 percent in the program.

– The ONLY required document you need for the application is your official overall GPA transcript. At some universities, it may take some time for Department of Academic Affairs to issue a completed overall GPA transcript so you should prepare it in advance, even before the application opening date.

– Optional document includes your certificate of achievement/scholarship/social activity… at university or in community. Please have all the files scanned and saved in PDF format.


VIDEO, PHOTO & MEDIA CLIPPING REPORT 2017

Let’s take a look at the media in 2017 to see how AmCham Scholarship went through:
– Photos of Award Ceremony

– Videos of Award Ceremony on VITV and HTV9

-Media Clipping Report of Information Session and Award Ceremony


SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS IN 2018

1. Cash Sponsor (Platinum): Intel Products Vietnam
2. Cash and Product Sponsor (Platinum): Suntory PepsiCo Viet Nam Beverage
3. Cash Sponsor (Platinum): 3M Vietnam
4. Cash Sponsor (Platinum): Vietnam USA Biomedical Institute
5. Cash Sponsor (Diamond): AmCham Vietnam Direct Selling Committee (AVDSC)
6. Cash Sponsor (Diamond): First Solar
7. SHL Test Sponsor (Diamond): Talentnet Corporation
8. Project Management Courses (Diamond): Atoha Institute
9. Cash Sponsor (Gold): Manulife Vietnam
10. Cash Sponsor (Gold): Oriflame Vietnam
11. Cash Sponsor (Silver): Unilever Vietnam
12. Cash Sponsor (Silver): Cargill Vietnam Limited
13. Product Sponsor: PepsiCo Foods Viet Nam
14. Product Sponsor: Thaihabooks
15. Information session venue supporters:
University of Finance and Marketing
Ho Chi Minh University of Technology and Education
Bach Khoa University

**More details of 2018 AmCham Scholarship Sponsorship opportunities:

AMCHAM SCHOLARSHIP PACKAGE 2018

or contact:
*Ms. Nguyen Thi Mai Huong (Amy) – Program Manager
Email: [email protected]
Tel: +84 28 3824 3562 /ext 104
Or
*Ms. Nguyen Thanh Cat Anh (Tracy) – Sponsorship Lead
Email: [email protected]
Tel: +84 28 3824 3743 /ext 107

 

About the author  ⁄ AmCham Scholarship

The AmCham Scholarship program is part of AmCham’s efforts to improve the business environment in Vietnam in general, and the HCM City area in particular, by helping develop high quality human resources for member companies, as well as helping students develop essential professional working skills.

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