2017 marks the seventeenth year of The AmCham Scholarship Program. During the last 17 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.

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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.

The AmCham Scholarship program was launched in HCM City in 2001, and since then has awarded scholarships to 705 students from 12 leading universities in Ho Chi Minh City.


AmCham Scholarship 2016 Timeline

Wed, 18 May Tech Info Session
Thu, 01 Sep Application Form Opens
Sat, 10 Sep AmCham Scholarship Info Session
Sat, 01 Oct Application Deadline of Group 1 (21h00)
Sat, 08 Oct Application Deadline of Group 2 (21h00)
Sat, 22 Oct Screening Results • English Test Schedule
Sat, 29 Oct English Test
Sat, 05 Nov English Test Results • Ability Test Schedule
Sat, 12 Nov Ability Test (SHL Test)
Sat, 19 Nov Ability Test Results • Interview Schedule
Sat, 26 Nov Interview Day
Sat, 03 Dec Award Ceremony

Get ready!
The ONLY compulsory document you need for the application is your official transcript. At some universities, it may take students a while to ask Administrative Department for a completed GPA transcript with all grades from the first year. So you should prepare it in advance, even before the opening date.

Other optional documents are (1) your English certificate (only if your score is high enough to be exempt) and (2) your certificate of achievement/scholarship/social activity… at university or in the community. Please scan all the files and save in PDF format.

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The AmCham Scholars will be:
– Provided with financial support of 10.000.000VND in cash
– Recognized by nearly 500 AmCham companies
– Provided with credits for job application purposes after graduation and other related purposes (e.g. summer job, internship, further scholarship, etc.)
– Invited to some AmCham functions
– Entitled to join AmCham Scholars Alumni/ae Club


Contact us
Please scroll down for more details of the scholarship. If you have any question, feel free to send us via scholarship@amchamvietnam.com or call 08 3824 3743. You may visit AmCham Scholarship Fanpage as well via the following link.


WHO CAN APPLY?

Undergraduate students of bachelor degree in their:
+ third year or above at Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City (including International University, University of Economics and Laws, University of Information Technology, University of Science, University of Social Sciences & Humanities and University of Technology), Foreign Trade University in Ho Chi Minh City, Banking University of HCM City, Hoa Sen University, Ho Chi Minh City University of Law, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technical Education and Eastern International University; and
+ fifth year or above at School of Medicine – Vietnam National University in official full-time academic year 2016 – 2017.

– With cumulative GPA of all previous years not lower than 7.0 for scale of 10 or 3.0 for scale of 4 (Click here for details).
– Active participation in school/social/community service activities.
– Able to communicate fluently in English.
– Students are only eligible to apply ONCE ONLY, so please consider carefully before submitting your application.

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


HOW TO APPLY?

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We have arranged an Online Application to facilitate students applications. It should take about 45 minutes to complete. Kindly note, as you are working on the application, you can log out and return as many times as you wish. Your answers will be saved by the system. However, once you have submitted your application, you cannot revise it. If you notice any mistakes, please contact Scholarship Management Team via  scholarship@amchamvietnam.com.


APPLICATION DEADLINE

From September 01 to October 08, every Monday at 5pm, all applicants please refer to this link for the List of Completed Applications.

In order to screen all applications thoroughly, we would like to set 2 deadlines for 2 groups of universities. Please kindly check carefully below:

Group 1(21:00 – 01 Oct, 2016)
* Banking University
* Foreign Trade University
* Hoa Sen University

Group 2: (21:00 – 08 Oct, 2016)
* Eastern International University
* Ho Chi Minh City University of Law
* Ho Chi Minh City University of Technical Education
* 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
* VNU HCMC – University of Technology

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Please click HERE to go to FAQs Page of AmCham Scholarship 2016.


2016 MANAGEMENT TEAM

Please click HERE to go to Management Team Page of AmCham Scholarship 2016.

IMPORTANT NOTE

– Please bear in mind that we only accept application forms created from 01/9/2016, which mean your app number must be 2016xxxx.
– Language used in all rounds is English
– Please note that you can submit your application for the Annual AmCham Scholarship ONCE ONLY, so please prepare carefully
– If we find any evidence to show that any part of your application is incorrect or plagiarized, we have the right to decline your application and withdraw your award or candidate status within the AmCham Scholarship program. Therefore, be honest with your application.

PHOTO & VIDEO

– Photos of Award Ceremony
– Videos of Award Ceremony on VITV and HTV9


SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS IN 2016

2016Sponsor 5

1. Cash Sponsor (Platinum): AIA Vietnam Life Insurance Co., Ltd.
2. Cash and Product Sponsor (Platinum): Suntory PepsiCo Viet Nam Beverage
3. Cash Sponsor (Diamond): AmCham Vietnam Direct Selling Committee
4. Cash Sponsor (Diamond): Amway Vietnam Co., Ltd
5. English Test Sponsor (Diamond): Axcela Vietnam
6. Cash Sponsor (Diamond): Cargill Vietnam Limited
7. Cash Sponsor (Diamond): Johnson & Johnson (Vietnam) Co., Ltd.
8. Advertisement and Magazines (Diamond): Nhip Cau Dau Tu
9. Venue Sponsor (Diamond): Riverside Palace
10. Cash Sponsor (Diamond): Vietnam Esports
11. English Course Voucher Sponsor (Diamond): Yola Institute
12. Cash Sponsor (Gold): Dow Chemical Int’l Ltd Rep. Office
13. Cash Sponsor (Gold): Oriflame Vietnam
14. SHL Test Sponsor (Gold): Talentnet Corporation
15. Cash Sponsor (Gold): Unilever Vietnam
16. Product Sponsor: PepsiCo Foods Viet Nam
17. Product Sponsor: Thai Ha Books
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For more details of 2016 AmCham Scholarship Sponsorship, please refer to the following link:

[AMCHAM SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM 2016 – SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE]

Or contact:
*Ms. Nguyen Thi Mai Huong – Program Manager
Email: amy.nguyen@amchamvietnam.com
Tel: +84 3824 3518 /ext 104
Or
*Ms. Doan Thi Minh Phuong – Sponsorship Lead
Email: amcham.programs@amchamvietnam.com
Tel: +84 127 974 8694

Posted: 15 April, 2016 – Updated: 30 December, 2016.

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