Chatham University

English Language Program Scholarships

+ English Language Scholarships to Local Students: Developing Academic English in Six Weeks or 12 Weeks

Cost after a scholarship is $1,452 (six weeks) and $2,817 (12 weeks). Apply before April 20. Request for a free placement test by April 10.

The English Language Program at Chatham University is excited to announce EIGHT 50% English Language Scholarships for local students to study English intensively in summer 2018. Local students are those who do not need an immigration document, such as an I-20, from Chatham.

Scholarship Information:

Program dates Summer 1 (6 weeks): May 18-June 29
Summer 2 (6 weeks): July 2-August 10
Summer 1 + Summer 2 (12 weeks): May 18-August 10
Program of study 20 hours of instruction a week
Course schedule Monday to Thursday, 9-3pm
Number of scholarships 8
Amount of scholarship $1,290 for Summer 1
$1,290 for Summer 2
$2,575 for both Summer 1 and Summer 2
Cost after scholarship $1,452 for Summer 1
$1,452 for Summer 2
$2,817 for both Summer 1 and Summer 2
Application deadline April 20

*Applicants can choose to study in Summer 1 or Summer 2 or both Summer 1 and Summer 2. Acceptance and scholarship letters will be sent by May 1.

Application Process

  • Apply to the ELP by going to www.chatham.edu/elp and click on "How to Apply"
  • Application deadline to the English Language Program: April 20.

Requirements

Four scholarships will be given to High Intermediate students (TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.5, Duolingo 65, WIDA Access 3.0). Four scholarships will be given to Advanced students (TOEFL 72, IELTS 6.0, Duolingo 75, WIDA ACCESS 4.0-5.0). Applicants will need to submit:

  1. An online application
  2. Identification card (Driver's License, State ID, or Passport)
  3. Proof of English proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, or WIDA Access). Alternatively, participants can request to come to Chatham to take an English Placement test. This request has to be made through email before April 10.
  4. Transcripts of all previous degrees
  5. An application essay stating their goals of participating in the program and their motivation for intensive English study

Note 1: Students who receive a half scholarship for the rest of the tuition and college fees. College fees are $242 a semester or $27/credit.

Note 2: Students who want conditional admission to a degree program at Chatham University must submit a separate application by contacting the Admission Office (ChathamAdmissions@chatham.edu). If you need to apply for a visa, the deadline for Fall 2018 undergraduate and graduate admission is July 1.

Contact

Office of International Affairs
Chatham University
1 Woodland Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Phone: (1)412-365-1388
Email: internationalaffairs@chatham.edu
Website: www.chatham.edu/elp
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChathamOIA/

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+ International Student Ambassador Scholarships English Language Program

Develop your academic English and enjoy cultural experiences at Chatham University English Language Program, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA for 12 weeks for only $2,817 in tuition and fees.

The English Language Program at Chatham University is excited to announce SIX International Student Ambassador Scholarships for Vietnamese students to study English in summer 2018. The scholarships will be given to both conditionally admitted students and students who want to study English at Chatham.

Chatham University is a private university in the beautiful city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, with over 2,200 students and over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs. To recognize academic excellence, we award generous scholarships to deserving incoming full-time students. Scholarships for qualified undergraduate international students range from $6,000 to $16,000 to full tuition annually. Qualified students who participate in Scholarship Interview Days may receive up to an additional $3,000 annually.

Students, who do not yet meet the English language proficiency requirements (TOEFL 79 or IELTS 6.5), may apply for conditional admission. Conditionally admitted students will study in the English Language Program. After they successfully complete the Advanced level in the English Language Program, they will start their degree program without having to take the TOEFL or IELTS test.

English Language Program and Scholarship Information

Program dates: May 18 - August 7
Program of study: 20 hours of English instruction a week for 12 weeks
Number of scholarships: 6
Amount of scholarship: $2,575 (50% of tuition for a semester)
Duration of scholarship: One summer term

Requirements

Three scholarships will be given to High Intermediate students (TOEFL 60, IELTS 5.0, Duolingo 65). Three scholarships will be given to Advanced students (TOEFL 72, IELTS 5.5-6.0, Duolingo 75). Scholarship recipients are expected to serve as international ambassadors for Chatham University by assisting with recruitment efforts and participating in cultural activities. Applicants will need to submit:

  1. An online application
  2. A copy of the passport
  3. A financial document
  4. Proof of English proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo)
  5. Transcripts of all previous degrees

Note 1: Students will be responsible for $2,575 in tuition and $242 in fees as well as their living expenses.

Note 2: Students who want conditional admission to a degree program at Chatham University must submit a separate application by contacting the Admission Office (ChathamAdmissions@chatham.edu). If you need to apply for a visa, the deadline for Fall 2018 undergraduate and graduate admission is July 1.

Application Process

  • Apply to the ELP by going to www.chatham.edu/elp and click on "How to Apply"
  • Application deadline to the English Language Program: April 15

Contact

Office of International Affairs
Chatham University
1 Woodland Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
USA
Phone: (1)412-365-1388
Email: internationalaffairs@chatham.edu
Website: www.chatham.edu/elp
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChathamOIA/

Apply Now

+ How to Take the Duolingo English Test

If you do not have a TOEFL or IELTS score, the English Language Program accepts the Duolingo English Test. It takes about 45 minutes to complete the test on your own computer. You will receive the results within 48 hours.

The registration fee for the test is $49, and you can take the test on your computer by going to https://englishtest.duolingo.com from one of Duolingo's approved browsers. Your computer will need to have a camera and microphone in order to take the test. At the end of your test, select Chatham University - English Language Program from the dropdown menu to share your score with us. You will receive an email notification to confirm once your test has been scored and shared.

You can login to https://englishtest.duolingo.com to review your score at any time. If you experience any technical problems with the test or coupon, you will see instructions on how to contact Duolingo support, or you can also email them directly at englishtest-support@duolingo.com (please do not contact the admissions office, as we cannot assist you with technical issues).