Being able to study abroad is a dream of many people. How not, in addition to offering a better quality of education this opportunity can also be used to expand the network. Not infrequently people can change their fate after leaving school abroad.
Unfortunately the cost issue is often the biggest obstacle that hinders. But do not worry, now there are many ways to solve it. There are many scholarship options available for you. But getting a scholarship is just as hard as looking for a mate. Well, for you who are preparing to hunt for a scholarship this time we are will love tips and tricks that not everyone knows.
1. Try To Be Excellent In The Academic Sector
For those of you who are still in high school, are currently studying Bachelor or even Master in Indonesia and plan to continue further education with scholarships – the first thing you need to do is always try to score good. If there is a chance do not hesitate to try to participate in the Olympics related to the field of study that you are interested in.
Although the numbers on paper are not everything but a good academic achievement will show your commitment to the scholarship giver. Some scholarship institutions, such as Monbukagakusho (MEXT) of Japan and Singapore Government Scholarships even require applicants to be those with good academic achievement. In some cases the winners of Science Olympiad will find it easier to get a scholarship.
2. Clever Just That Ordinary. If You Are Active New Outer Organization Can.
Are you sure you can get a scholarship because your score is always good? Eits, make no mistake. Good value is only the initial requirement. Out there are still a lot smarter than you. Clever course is never enough. You must have something interesting to sell to the scholarship giver. Usually they will look for people who not only excel, but also active in the organization.
If you are intent on entering the stock of struggle to get scholarship start to expand the organization’s experience. No need to enter a political party or even strange movements. You can start from Student Family Association. Those who are active organizations will be more ogled the scholarship grantor because it is considered to utilize the knowledge gained for the benefit of the people.
3. Foreign Language Ability Test
After enough preparation of academic and non-academic field it is time you prove that you must survive in the country people because it can master the language. One scholarship requirement does require you to reach a certain level in a foreign language proficiency test.
Each scholarship has its own language test requirements, but the most commonly used are TOEFL and IELTS. To secure your position, make sure you have a TOEFL score above 550 and an IELTS score above 6.5. Currently you can even prepare by following the online training for TOEFL and IELTS.
Wait what’s more, the opportunity is already in sight. You are just a struggling and smart to use it.