Oceania Australia Foundation US scholarships now open

The application process has opened for the Oceania Australia Foundation US Scholarship program intake for August 2019.

This scholarship, a joint initiative of Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC) and the Foundation, provides two years of education and sports competition at selected junior colleges in the United States.

To date, scholarships have been awarded in the sports of Athletics, Swimming, Volleyball and Basketball. The final decision on selection of athletes for the scholarships rests primarily with the Junior Colleges that are part of the program.

Scholarships provide annual return economy class airfares from the recipient’s home country to the international airport closest to the college.

Successful applicants will be responsible for all personal expenses (eg. pocket money) as well as visa and associated fees. Insurance is also the responsibility of the successful applicant unless covered by an independent third party.

Applications close October 12, 2018 and Successful applicants will be notified in writing before January 31, 2019.

You can get more information on how to apply from the ASNOC’s Face Book page