Global UGRAD

Scholarship Eurasian programme of the students exchange (Global UGRAD) 2012-2013

Description of the programme:

Scholarship Eurasian programme of students exchange (Global UGRAD) 2012-2013 in Eurasia and Central Asia- it is a programme of the Bureau of educational and cultural programmes of State Department of the USA. UGRAD programme gives opportunity for full-time students of universities from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, The Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, The Ukraine and Uzbekistan to study for one academic year without getting a degree at university or college of the USA. All participants are selected on the base of open competition.

Students of 1,2,3 and 4th* courses can participate in the programme (*compulsory term – after return from the programme student must have at least one semester till getting diploma of higher education)


• Accounting
• Agriculture
• Biology
• Business
• Chemistry
• Information technology
• Economics
• Education
• Engineering
• Natural Resource Management
• Geology
• Management of the service and tourism
• Mass Communication
• Physics
• Urban planning
• American Studies

Other specialties can be considered

All participants of the programme:
Attend classes of full-time course at university or college of the USA during one academic year;
Will devote 20 or more hours for volunteer work in the city of residence in the USA during the second term;
Will pass professional study placement during the first term

Programme provides full funding and offers:
Support to get U.S. J-1 visa
Payment of the travel from native city to responding university in the USA and back
Recovery of expenses for medical service on sickness or in the case of accident
Payment of studying in the USA
Payment of accommodation and food in the USA
Monthly scholarship
Facilities to buy course books
Extensive opportunities for professional growth for programme’s graduates

For more information you can contact room 309-a of the main building.