$500 SRAS Challenge Media Awards- Kyrgyzstan 2023

Written by K Fisher on March 9, 2023

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

  • Country of the Scholarship

  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

  • Scholarship amount given

    $1000 - $3000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

    Private sponsor
  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

    Travel and visa costs
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    Tel: 1-650-206-2209 Email: [email protected]

The Study, Research, and Custom Programs Abroad or SRAS is a broad topic that encompasses a range of opportunities for students and professionals to travel overseas and engage in educational experiences.

Study abroad programs typically involve enrolling in courses at a foreign university, while research programs involve conducting independent research in a foreign country. Custom programs are designed for specific groups, such as language immersion programs or specialized training programs.

The benefits of studying, researching, or participating in custom programs abroad include gaining international experience, improving language skills, developing intercultural competence, and expanding professional networks.

However, there are also potential challenges and considerations to keep in mind when planning and participating in such programs, such as cultural differences, language barriers, health and safety concerns, financial considerations, and academic credit transfer issues.

Overall, study, research, and custom programs abroad can offer valuable opportunities for personal and professional growth, but it is important to carefully research and plan for these experiences to maximize their benefits and minimize any potential risks or challenges.


  • All international students are welcome to apply.
  • Must have a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale.
  • All individuals must respect and follow the rules to entering this scholarship, it is competitive.
  • Additional materials needed include, a resume, a sample review, a video describing why the individual wants to participate, and seven to eight annotated photographs.
  • Students will need to apply for their SRAS study abroad program firsthand.

In addition to these eligibility criteria, each scholarship may have additional requirements, such as submitting an essay, participating in an interview, or providing letters of recommendation. It’s important to carefully review the requirements for each scholarship to determine if you meet the eligibility criteria and to submit a strong application.


Listed Requirements

First off, as a number one requirement:

  • Students must have excellent academic grades, since this is a merit academic scholarship opportunity.
  • All international students are welcome to apply.
  • Students will need to share high school transcripts along with any other awards or certificates.
  • Students must have a visa to study at the university if they are an international student.


How to Apply

There are few ways for students to enter this Challenge Grant:

  • 1.5-2 written pages (1″ margins, double spaced, 12-point TNR font)
  • 6-8 annotated, quality photographs 30 seconds of edited video material.

It is stated on the original website that a single project may cover multiple entries.


Reward – Extra Benefits

There are fellowships and language program discount’s available. For this specific fellowship scholarship it is an estimated $1,000. This is to go towards traveling expenses. This Challenge Grant is estimated to around $500.

That $500 is per person.


Student Visa

A student visa is only needed if a non-U.S.-based student is accepted to this college.
U.S. students will be able to follow a general guide that can be asked for at the embassy or online through a government website about successfully applying for a student visa without trouble.
As of right now, applying at your earliest convenience is important. The routine route is that if a student is applying for admission to a university that is not located in their own country, they will need to apply for a student visa.
Depending on if the student is a citizen of the EU or from an EU country, then there will be different regulations for those students when it comes to student visas.

Deadline Date

The freshman deadline date is October 15, 2023.

However, things can happen to delay or change the official date. All students interested and attending should keep an eye on any college newsletters and university emails they receive that could contact deadline information.

Students should check out the other programs available at other Dutch universities that fits under this scholarship option.


Open Submission Window Time Frame

The open submission window time frame is any time before October 15, 2023.

Since there is only mention of a deadline date, but not an open submission window time frame, this suggests that the open submission window is consistently open throughout the academic year.
Students can contact the Dutch education institution they will be enrolling or attending for a step-by-step instructions.

Annual or Renewable Scholarship Options that are Available to Students

This is an annual option for students looking to complete their Bachelor’s or Master’s level who are international students that wish to study in the Kyrgyzstan. There are renewable scholarship options mentioned below:

For a renewable scholarship however, there are reasons to believe that a student can apply for this discount more than once. Students will need to contact the admissions office to find out more about the renewable opportunities.

For a few international scholarships check out Fully-Funded International Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship 2023 or Solomon Islands Government Scholarships for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Program.

Here at Pick a Scholarship we offer a full range of scholarship databases for all students looking for varying degree levels. While we provide exact information for each scholarship application and when the deadlines/open submission windows are held. We offer a contact section on each post where the admissions of the university or the director of a private sponsor can be reached to give more information or details.
All applicants should consult the contact webpage that is in the contact section of this page if a question has not been answered. Beforehand check the university’s FAQs page to see if anything can be answered right away.
All students should check with the university website about any delays or changes to the open submission window or deadline time frame. This is the best way to see if anything needs to be reviewed or changed before submitting their application. Anyone can sign up to receive a university website newsletter to stay updated on the latest information.
Any student unsure about the rules and guidelines meant to be followed by the recipient should consult the website link provided. Anyone looking for more information that is not found on the website should contact the email address.

We also suggest that all applicants read through the information guideline page that is available through the original scholarship link. This way, the individual can navigate the website correctly and identify the real scholarship online application. So far there has been no mention of any delays for this opportunity or any cancellations.

Each foundation has its own set of guidelines that should be followed as well to maintain a scholarship for its full duration. Otherwise, contact the phone number to ask any other unrelated questions that are not currently answered.

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