British Petroleum (BP) Global STEM Academies Scholarship

Written by Michael Nz. on November 6, 2022

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    All
  • Country of the Scholarship

    United States
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

    2023
  • Type of scholarship

    Bachelor's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    $5000 - $7000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

    Private sponsor
  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

    Offline
  • Applier's country

    All
  • Expenses covered

    All
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    To Speak With An AFS Intercultural Programs Representative, Call +1 212 209 0900 You Can Find Them At 5 Hanover Square, Suite 200, 2nd Floor, New York, New York, 10004

Sometimes it can feel like technology just causes problems. The fact is that science and technology have solved many of society’s problems and will continue to do so. Therefore, the importance of the BP STEM Academies Scholarship in 2023 cannot be overstated.

Science and mathematics are part of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics ) that can very well sustain our 21st century. The STEM program actually provides different opportunities to understand and address global issues.

The most pressing problems today are overpopulation, environmental degradation, pollution, and global warming. Additionally, this program focuses on the use of STEM to develop a better economy. The program will also teach students a wide range of STEM applications and real-world problems from the natural sciences, technology fields, and the world of sports.

Do you like to solve real-world problems? Are you a science student with a lot of talent for science and technology? Apply Now for the BP Global STEM Academies Scholarship in Brazil, Egypt, India, and the USA. This BP STEM scholarship is for students who really want to help solve some of the biggest challenges we face.

About British Petroleum (BP) STEM Academies Global Scholarship in 2022

BP and AFS are hosting the BP Global STEM Academies program. The scholarship program will last for four weeks and will take place in Brazil, Egypt, India, and the United States. It will actually focus on science, technology, engineering, math (STEM), and global competency education.

On the other hand, BP Global STEM Academies scholarship winners will acquire well-rounded knowledge and skills through interaction and hands-on exercise of the curriculum. The BP Global STEM Academies program will also enable them to have problem-solving skills, analytical skills, cross-cultural understanding, and the ability to build bridges between cultures. The program is only available through a scholarship.

Finally, the STEM program will end with team projects and presentations that provide possible solutions to real-world problems. It will put emphasis on climate change and the energy transition.

Eligibility for the BP STEM Academies Global Scholarship 2023

AFS is awarding the BP Global STEM Academies Scholarship in 2023 to students from Brazil, China, Egypt, Germany, Ghana, India, Mexico, South Africa, and the United States. If you are from any of the listed countries, below is the requirement for this scholarship program:

  • Applicants must be born between December 1, 2002 and June 1, 2005.
  • Students must be able to fully participate in a classroom and program conducted in the English language throughout.
  • Potential recipients must also show an interest in STEM, studying abroad, and interacting with different cultures.
  • Applicants must be willing to attend the four Academy destinations in Brazil, Egypt, India, or the United States.
  • Students must be able and willing to travel abroad unaccompanied.
  • Applicants must show an interest in exploring new cultures.

Level/field of study

The BP Global STEM Academies program is for students who show an academic and career interest in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM subjects).

Host Nationality

The British Petroleum (BP) Global STEM Academies Scholarship program in 2023 will take place in Brazil, Egypt, India, and the United States. It will last four weeks.

Eligible Nationality

The BP Global STEM Academies Scholarship is open to students from Brazil, China, Egypt, Germany, Ghana, India, Mexico, South Africa, and the United States.

How does the AFS select scholarship recipients?

AFS conducts an application review, after which it will select qualified applicants through competitive, blind, and third-party evaluation to ensure that all students are selected without preference. Selection will also be made solely on the quality of your application, your merits, and your experience.

Successful applicants will be invited for an interview by AFS, after which the BP Global STEM scholarship winners will be selected and notified.

What kind of candidates is the STEM program looking for?

AFS and BP have a commitment to diversity and encourage students from any background to apply.

This scholarship is ideal for, but not limited to, students with demonstrated academic strengths, but a particular interest in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and other fields important to the energy industry, as well as an interest in studying abroad and learning about other cultures.

Strong candidates will be ready to fully immerse themselves in the academic and intercultural learning experience for the duration of the program.

What will I need to do to complete an application for this program?

In order for you to complete an application, you will need to fill out some basic information to ensure that you are qualified to apply.

At the time your eligibility is verified, you will be asked to provide additional information about yourself. After this, you will complete four short essay questions, provide a transcript from the school, and verify your parent’s or guardian’s consent to apply.

How to apply?

Fortunately, this application is done online. Click the button below to launch your application.

Deadline for British Petroleum Global STEM Academies Scholarship

The deadline for the BP STEM Global Academies grant in 2023 is March 19, 2023, at 11:59 pm It is very important that you apply immediately as the application deadline is in a few weeks.

British Scholarship (BP) Petroleum Global STEM Academies Scholarship 2023 FAQ

The scholarship covers the AFS program fee, domestic and international airfares, your visa (if required), government fees to obtain a passport (if required), all program costs, meals, and accommodation fees.

Brazil: June 13 – July 11
Egypt: July 1 – July 29
United States: July 5 – July 31
India: July 12 – August 9

If you are selected for the Egypt program, you will live with host families.
If you are selected for the US program, you will live in a dorm. If you are selected for the Brazil program, you will either live in a dorm or stay with host families.

Expenses not covered by the BP Global STEM Scholarship include:
1 Vaccines, immunizations and other medications to prevent disease (ie malaria)
2. Travel expenses to the regional consulate to obtain a visa and to your first point of departure.
3. Spend extra money.
4. Checked Baggage Fees.


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