The US Sister to Sister Exchange program offered for Pakistani students a full-fledged semester at US universities. The program aims to prepare young Pakistani women for more career opportunities in Pakistan or abroad by enabling them to participate in summer undergraduate programs at American universities.
Females who have completed 12 years of education and are currently studying in any college, university or institute can apply. Final year students are not eligible to apply. The deadline to apply for the Sister to Sister Summer Exchange Program is December 15, 2021.
US Summer exchange program covers:
Full tuition fees
Accommodation and food
Eligibility criteria for the US Summer exchange program
18- 24 years old by 1st June 2022 (Born June 1st, 1998 – June 1st, 2004)
Minimum 12 years of education
Currently enrolled in a college or university and committed to returning to their home universities following the completion of the program.
If you have completed a 2-year Bachelors Program and are currently enrolled in the 1st year of Masters Program OR if you are in your 1st, 2nd or 3rd year of 4- year Bachelors Program.
Have strong leadership qualities and potential in their university and community activities
Have an interest in learning about the United States
Have a high level of academic achievement in grades, awards, and provide reference letters.
At least 70% overall marks in the previous 3 academic years.
Proficient in English.
Students from diverse backgrounds, especially those students who have not previously had opportunities to travel internationally are encouraged to apply.
Have not been to the United States.
Applicants with dual U.S./Pakistani nationality or U.S. permanent residence
Those who have a parent, spouse, or fiancé who is a U.S citizen or permanent U.S resident
Students in their final year of university (2nd year in two-year bachelor’s program and 4th year in four-year bachelor’s program)
Have been to the United States or participated in any United States Government (USG) Program.