EDUCATION USA VIRTUAL GROUP ADVISING PROGRAM
The EducationUSA advising center implements an innovative virtual educational group advising program which prepares high school students from all over the country to successfully apply for admission with financial aid to fully accredited U.S. colleges and universities. More than five hundred 8th to 12th graders around the country take part in the program annually. In 2018, three program participants were accepted to Princeton University, Illinois Institute of Technology and NYU Abu Dhabi, UAE with a total scholarship amount of $641,168 USD ($160,292 x 4 years). They will be studying Political Science, History and Computer Science. One student was admitted on a full ride scholarship to the Georgetown University Pre-College Summer Immersion Program and one more program participant was awarded the prestigious YES scholarship to attend a U.S. high school for one academic year.
OPPORTUNITY FUNDS-BULGARIA PROGRAM
The Opportunity Funds-Bulgaria program that was launched in February 2016 has also delivered excellent results. Five U.S. colleges and universities offered acceptance to the second-year cohort members with a total scholarship amount of $1,268,876 ($ 317,219 x 4 years). Four students enrolled at the following institutions: Yale University, CT, Cornell University, NY, Bates College, ME and NYU Abu Dhabi, UAE. They will be studying Film Studies, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Biochemistry and Economics.