Founder’s Scholarship PG Stduents

Awarded By: ECPI University in USA
Updated on Apr 5, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Apr 5, 2024
Amount: USD 5,000
United States of AmericaUSA

Scholarship Overview

ECPI University offers the Founder’s Scholarship. Every year, the International Students Office of ECPI University awards scholarships to degree-seeking students who have specified financial needs. Note that a large portion of the scholarship funds come from International student tuition. Founder’s Scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree

Applicable course, university, and country

  • This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in ECPI University in USA
    • Master of Science in Information Systems
    • All PG programs are eligible for this scholarship


Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: USD 5,000 => Rs 4,13,450
Conversion rate used: 1 USD = Rs. 83.12 (last updated 9th January 2024)

Scholarship amount will be given: Yearly

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:
Additional Information:
The Founders Scholarships is highly selective and therefore limited scholarships will be available each academic year.

Eligible student nationality

India, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

Documents required:

  • Official transcripts
  • Submit 3 personal references with name, address, phone number, and relationship
  • Affidavit of Financial Support Packet including Bank Statement and Bank Certificate showing balance and US dollar equivalency
  • Proof of Health Insurance
  • Copy of the applicant’s passport (picture and all information pages)

Scholarship specific documents:

  • The applicant must submit evidence of their financial status, disability, or social status
  • submit a one-page essay on why they would be a good candidate to receive the Founder’s Scholarship

Scholarship Application:
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable.
No separate application is needed.

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Transcripts Required


Important Dates & FAQ info:

Date Additional Details
Application final end date Not Available
FAQ Link https://wwwecpiedu/international/international-student-faqs
Phone number 7576634538


Additional Information:

  • Due to the high value of the Founders Scholarship, students who apply and qualify are excluded from receiving most of the scholarships available from ECPI University
  • The only scholarships that may stack with the Founder’s Scholarship are the Refer a Fried Scholarship and the International Student Diversity Scholarship


Scholarship Eligibility

  • Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree required in a related field with a 25 CGPA on a 40 scale
  • For applicants who have an undergraduate CGPA of less than 25, the applicant may be asked to submit GMAT (minimum score 450) or GRE (minimum of 1,000) test scores for review
  • Work experience is preferred for Master of Science in Information Systems students
  • English Language Proficiency waiver:
    • If the medium of instruction of high school was English, submit a copy of high school diploma or transcripts which should state the medium of instruction
  • English Language Requirements:
    • TOEFL- Overall 79
    • IELTS- 65
    • PTE- 54

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 79)
IELTS Required (minimum score 65)
PTE Required (minimum score 54)
12 Required
UG Required (minimum score 25 GPA)
Interview Required


iSchoolConnect Rating

The rating is done considering various factors

Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
To qualify for the award, candidates must have completed the 12th grade.
What is the procedure for applying?
No separate application is needed.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Essays, CV, Financial/Tax Documents, Official transcripts

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
Not Available