USEFP Announces UGRAD Scholarships In Pakistan – Here’s all you need to know
The UGRAD 2020 Undergraduate Semester Exchange Program has been announced for Pakistan by the United States Educational Foundation in the country (USEFP).
The goal of this program is to promote understanding and unity between the citizens of the United States and Pakistan.
It will give the full-time undergraduate students from Pakistan the opportunity to improve their learning and experience by one semester of full-time, non-degree academic study in the United States.
The last date for submitting the application is 20th November 2019.
The deadline to submit the application for UGRAD 2020 is November 20, 2019.
USEFP was established in the country with the help of the Pakistani government and the United States back in 1950. It is a bi-national commission and has an equal number of Americans and Pakistanis, the chair fluctuates between anyone from the two nations.
USEFP is one of the 51st ‘Fulbright Commissions’ across the globe. In the year 2010, the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program Pakistan (Global UGRAD-Pakistan) was started by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of State.
This program in Pakistan is under the supervision of USEFP, it administers the program and manages it. On the other hand, in the US, it is maintained by the International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX).