JAF announce scholarships for Jordanian students wishing to study in US

Jordan

Published: 2019-08-25 16:14

Last Updated: 2019-08-25 16:48


JAF announce scholarships for Jordanian students wishing to study in US
JAF announce scholarships for Jordanian students wishing to study in US
Roya News Source

The Directorate of Military Training at the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF) announced that there are scholarships for students wishing to obtain bachelor's degree from the United States military academy (WestPoint), United States Naval Academy (USNA), U.S. Air Force Academy and the United States Coast Guard Academy in various engineering specializations.

The scholarships will be offered in June 2020 and will be for four years.

Applicants must:

a. Be highly skilled in English (reading, writing, speaking and listening), where applicants must are required to pass the English Comprehension Level (ECL) test with a score of not less than 80% and must also pass the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

B. Pass the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) with a score of not less than 560 in mathematics and a not less than 400 in critical reading or pass the American College Testing (ACT) test.

C. Pass the fitness test (the American system).

D. Pass the medical examination.

E. Be between 17-23 years old, regardless of Gender.

F. Have scored at least 75% in the General Secondary Education Certificate Examination (Tawjihi) in the scientific stream only.

Those selected will be recruited to be sent to study there as army students and will be provided with all study requirements in terms of training, housing, food and flight tickets.

The General Command of JAF called on students wishing to apply for the scholarships to head to the Courses and Scholarships Department at the Directorate of Military Training at JAF to fill out the applications.

It stated that the deadline for receiving the applications is Sunday, September 15, 2019.