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How to Apply

 The application process for the 2020 intake is now open.

The UWC National Committee of Madagascar is pleased to announce that it has received the following scholarships for the 2020-2022 school years:

UWC Robert Bosch* Li Po Chun Red Cross Nordic Changshu
Country Germany Hong Kong Norway China
Scholarship Up to 100% (Need-based) Full Scholarship (100%) Full Scholarship (100%) Full Scholarship (100%)
Additional Costs for Student
  • Costs not covered by the scholarship typically include flight, health insurance, visa fee, pocket money.
  • These costs may be negotiable for Robert Bosch and Red Cross Nordic.
Eligibility Criteria
  • Minimum 16 years old by August 15, 2020
  • Citizens of and residents of Madagascar
Maximum 18 years old by August 15, 2020 Maximum 18 years old by August 15, 2020 Maximum 19 years old by August 15, 2020 Maximum 18 years old by August 15, 2020
Selection Criteria
  • Outstanding academic track record (overall grade point average of 14 out of 20 or above)
  • Proficiency in English (the language of instruction at UWC is English)
  • Commitment to UWC goals and principles
  • Resilience and ability to manage academics and life away from home
  • Capacity to pass the National Committee’s selection process, which includes an application form, an in-person test, and individual interviews for shortlisted candidates
  • *For Robert Bosch: (1) Demonstrate interest (and preferably, engagement) in environmental sustainability issues, and (2) Excellent level of French
Selection Process
  • The UWC National Committee of Madagascar evaluates candidates based on the above selection criteria.
  • The National Committee nominates a finalist to each of the Colleges, and
  • Each College makes the final admission decision and informs the National Committee, which then informs the finalist.
  • *While the Robert Bosch scholarship is not guaranteed, we strongly urge you to apply if you are interested in environmental issues! The finalist will be evaluated against students nominated by other National Committees.

Important dates

Deadline to submit applications: January 30, 2020
In-person test and final interviews: End to mid-February 2020 (dates to be confirmed)

N.B.: ONLY selected candidates will be contacted at each step of the selection process.

How to submit your application

You can submit your application in three ways: (please select only one)

  1. Fill out the online application found here: 2020 UWC Application

  2. Fill out the fillable PDF form found below (2020Application.pdf) directly using a free PDF viewer such as Adobe Reader. Once filled out, email it with your attached transcripts to info@mg.uwc.org with the subject line [UWC 2020 Application] - Your name

  3. Print out the fillable PDF form found below (2020Application.pdf) and fill it out by hand, scan and email it with your attached transcripts to info@mg.uwc.org with the subject line [UWC 2020 Application] - Your name

Mandatory supporting documents

You must submit the following:

  • Transcript for the first term of the school year 2019-2020 (Bulletin du 1er trimestre de l’année scolaire 2019-2020)
  • Transcripts from all terms of the school year 2018-2019 (Bulletins des 3 trimestres de l’année scolaire 2018-2019)

 

For any additional questions, please email info@mg.uwc.org or visit our Facebook page: UWC Madagascar. 

Before submitting your application, research as much as possible on UWC, our mission and the International Baccalaureate. For more information, please visit www.uwc.org and www.ibo.org.

Apply online or via PDF by January 30, 2020!