AmCham Scholarship 2012

In partnership with Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM), Banking University, Foreign Trade University in Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City University of Law, Hoa Sen University, and Ho Chi Minh City University of Technical Education; AmCham will grant scholarships to up to 45 top students from: University of Technology, University of Science, University of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Economics and Law, University of Information Technology, International University, Hoa Sen University, Foreign Trade University, Banking University, Ho Chi Minh City University of Law, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technical Education.

The AmCham Scholars will be

• 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 Scholar Alumni/ae Club
• Provided with financial support (VND 10,000,000/scholarship, and training vouchers for each winner and honorable mention).

Who can apply

• Bachelor degree third year and above but not graduate students of Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM), Foreign Trade University in Ho Chi Minh City, Banking University of HCM City, Hoa Sen University, Ho Chi Minh City University of Law;and Ho Chi Minh City University of Technical Education, in official full-time scheme 2012 – 2013.
• Students are only eligible to apply one time only, so please consider carefully before submitting your application.
• With cumulative GPA of all previous years 7.0 or above. (Click this link for an explanation)
• Active participation in school/social/community service activities.
• Able to communicate fluently in English

Schedule/Timeline (Please reconfirm regularly. There may be changes.)

From September 1 to October 8, every Saturday 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 the deadlines for application.

Group 1: Foreign Trade University, Banking University and Hoa Sen University
Group 2: Ho Chi Minh City University of Law, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technical Education, University of Technology, University of Science, University of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Economics and Law, University of Information Technology, International University

Su, 30 SepApplication Deadline for Group 1: 21:00 VNTime (GMT+7)
Su, 07 OctApplication Deadline for Group 2: 21:00 VNTime (GMT+7)
Mo, 15 OctResults of Screening – Schedule for English Test
Sa, 20 OctEnglish Test
Sa, 27 OctResults of English Test • Schedule for Abilities Test (SHL Test)
Sa, 10 NovAbilities Test (SHL Test)
We, 14 NovResults of Abilities Test (SHL Test)
Sa, 17 NovCareerHarmony Assessment
Mo, 19 NovSchedule for Interviews
Sa, 24 NovAmCham Scholarship Interview Day
Sa, 01 DecAmCham Scholarship Award Ceremony and Results

How to apply online for AmCham Scholarship 2012

Click here to see Online Application Guidelines.

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 via the email address: [email protected].

IMPORTANT: 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.

Please note that applicants for the AmCham Scholarship 2012 may only submit one application, so please prepare carefully.

Finalized logos

(1) Cash Sponsor (Diamond): Dow Chemical International Ltd. Representative Office
(2) Cash Sponsor (Diamond): Tan Hung JSC
(3) Cash Sponsor (Diamond): VDB Loi
(4) Cash Sponsor (Gold): PepsiCo
(5) Cash Sponsor (Gold): VietnamWorks
(6) English Test Sponsor (Gold): EQuest Academy
(7) SHL Test Sponsor (Gold): Talentnet Corporation
(8) Training Course Sponsor (Gold): Towers Watson
(9) Venue Sponsor for Award Ceremony (Gold): White Palace Convention Center
(10) Cash Sponsor (Silver): DHL – VNPT Express Ltd.
(11) Cash Sponsor (Silver): Du Pont Vietnam Limited
(12) Cash Sponsor (Silver): Hoa Sen University
(13) Cash Sponsor (Silver): Intertek
(14) CareerHarmony Assessment Sponsor (Silver): ManpowerGroup Vietnam
(15) English Course Vouchers Sponsor (Silver): Yola Institute
(16) Venue Sponsor for Information Session (Silver): Riverside Palace – Wedding & Convention
(17) Tech Information Session Sponsor: adidas Vietnam Company Limited

For your reference

An overview clip of AmCham Scholarship

AmCham Scholarship on HTV9 news

Interview with AmCham’s Executive Director

Experience sharing from AmCham Scholars 2010_(1)

Experience sharing from AmCham Scholars 2010_(2)

Please clink on this link to see the results of AmCham Scholarship 2011

Please click here to download the AmCham Scholarship Directory – 10th Anniversary

AmCham Scholarship Team

If you have any queries, please refer to our FAQ pages (Frequently Asked Questions). Not yet satisfied? Then please contact us through our AmCham Scholarship email:[email protected]

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Additional Information

Support for Education from U.S. Businesses and U.S. Government, and Study in the USA

AmCham • Intel Women in Engineering Scholarship 2012
Vietnam-U.S. Higher Engineering Education Alliance Program
Study in the USA and U.S. Government Scholarships
VietAbroader – Vietnamese Students Forum (Du Học Tại Mỹ)