The Obama Foundation Scholars Program (Fully Funded)

accepts requests for 2020-2021

Scholars engage in an immersive program intended by Columbia University in collaboration with the Obama Foundation that brings together academic, skills-based and experiential learning. A program cornerstone involves a necessary course that runs for the duration of the academic year.

accepting applications for the 2020-2021 program until December 13.

Scholars will also be able to select and enroll in extra classes provided by Columbia University that are applicable to their particular field or values-based management, or that fill gaps in their prior research. Scholars will also be involved in workshops to develop practical skills to improve their work’s effect.


Monthly stipend to support living costs in New York City A furnished studio apartment within walking distance from Columbia University All tuition and charges for up to four classes at Columbia University Basic medical, dental and life insurance for the length of the program Air travel to and from home nation and any program-related activities Leadership development programming led by Obama

For more information and apply for this scholarship please visit the application page

for more information you can also visit the official website