COLFUTURO is part of Politecnico di Torino’s circular system, which acts as a joint public and private sector initiative aimed at facilitating the access of Colombian professionals to further education abroad. This was created as a non-profit organization on November 21, 1991, its mission is to contribute to the entrance of Colombia into a world undergoing globalization offering information about international education and supporting students to have a successful study experience overseas. They offer discounts from 10% to 100% on tuition or living expenses while you are pursuing your graduate degree.
COLFUTURO has more than 100 agreements with different universities abroad. They offer discounts from 10% to 100% on tuition or living expenses while you are pursuing your graduate degree.
Eligibility & Requirements
- Any applicant that receives an admission letter will need its letter to fill out the application for the COLFUTURO programs.
- Every applicant should hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent academic qualification. This must be awarded by an accredited foreign university obtained after at least 15 years of previous education.
- Each applicant will see that there are language requirements as well.
How to Apply
First, each applicant will need to register with the website before looking at the application. Then every applicant will need to go through all the required fields to see what they either understand or will need to collect from their previous schooling year, such as transcripts.
All students will need to provide accurate and correct informational documents.
This application does have a fee attached that each individual will need to pay before submitting.
The maximum reward presented from this scholarship is $25,000 USD that would be provided per year and for only a maximum two year stay abroad.
Deadline & Annual
The current open window date that’s April 2021 has closed, however, this is an annual scholarship that will be open in early Spring of 2022.