A year abroad with a Voith student scholarship: this is more than just learning the respective country's language. They live with a host family and experience everyday school life in another country. Many longtime friendships arise in this way. Thinking in a tolerant way, acting creatively and adapting to unusual situations - a year abroad is always an opportunity for your personal development.
Voith grants partial scholarships for a school year abroad preferably in Brazil, China or the USA. The main criterion for the award is the financial situation of the family as well as the high motivation of the applicants.
Prerequisites for the scholarship:
- Student with residence/ school at a company location of Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA (preferebly in the region of Heidenheim)
- Great interest in the target countries Brazil, China or USA
- Age between 15 and 18 years on departure to the host country
First, students must apply for the AFS program. More information at: http://www.afs.de
If students wish to apply for a scholarship, they can record this on the AFS application form. According to the AFS program, all selected applicants will automatically receive additional documents to apply for a scholarship.
For questions, please contact Maria Bungarten (Maria.Bungarten@afs.de | Tel 040 399 222-64) at AFS.
Luise, a student who received a student scholarship for Brazil from Voith for the school year 2013/14, reports regularly on her experiences and impressions in her blog. Have a look and get a first impression, http://www.afs.de/
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