Santander-Yale International Summer Experience Program

For students of 21 countries
  • Application date: From 13 January 2019 to 23 April 2019 Madrid (GMT+02:00)
  • Destination country:
  • Number of scholarships offered: 12 scholarships
  • Term: 5 weeks; from Sunday June 30-Saturday August 3, 2019
  • Documents relating to the scholarship:
General Information

IMPORTANT: This scholarship will close April, 23th at 5pm (GMT +02:00)


Yale University and Banco Santander are providing currently enrolled undergraduate university students the opportunity to attend classes at Yale during the 5-week Yale Summer Session. 12 undergraduate students from the Santander Universities Network will be selected to enjoy 5 weeks taking part in Yale College courses in New Haven and to live on campus to gain a full Yale College experience.

International Students taking part in Yale Summer Session are eligible for any of the courses in Session B offered in fields from STEM and pre-medicine to the humanities, arts, and social sciences. You may view the list of courses offered by subject here.

Additional Information

Tuition and Room and Board costs are covered by this grant. Students will have to pay for travel costs, F-1 student visa cost, SEVIS fee, health insurance, and a visa processing fee.

What does the scholarship include?
Accommodation, Tuition fees
Requirements

IMPORTANT: This scholarship will close April, 23th at 5pm (GMT +02:00)


To be eligible for this grant applicants must:

  1. Apply through Santander Scholarships platform
  2. Be an undergraduate student from age 19 to 24 years old from any of the universities part of the Santander Universities network.
  3. Be eligible to get a valid US visa
  4. Have a high level of English: a TOEFL score of 100 or greater on the iBT, an IELTS score of 7 or greater, Cambridge Advanced level, or a Duolingo English test score of 75 or greater on the multiple choice section.

Instructions

After your grant is approved, you will be contacted by Yale Summer Session staff with additional registration requirements. The instructions will be sent to the email provided in your grant application.

Documents

Documents relating to the scholarship

FAQs
  • How should I apply for the program?

    You will have to submit the application form through the Santander Scholarship platform. Candidates will be selected based on the information and especially academic excellence, English certificate and the Essay. Selection process and communication of results will also be done through Santander Scholarships platform.

    Once results are published, selected candidates will receive information from Yale about the next steps and how to apply through Yale’s system and complete the necessary steps to obtain a student visa.