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Saint Joseph's University

Saint Joseph’s University Essay Writing Competition


Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1851, the defining element of Saint Joseph’s intellectual tradition is its integrative core curriculum in the liberal arts. SJU holds on essay writing competition at the United States Embassy in Singapore every year.

Levels of Study:Undergraduate
Field of Study:All
Nationality:Asiabr/> Location of study:Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA

Award Information

Award Type: Scholarship
Average Amount:Up to full tuition
Number of Awards:2
Average Amount:The top essay competition winner is granted full tuition and the second place winner is granted 2/3 tuition
Award Duration:4 years

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be admitted to Saint Joseph University prior to February 1, 2011 to begin students in August 2011.

Application Information

Award Deadline:February 1
Instructions:Students must send in the application, personal essay, CV, one letter of recommendation, an official transcript from their secondary school, and their test scores (SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS)


Saint Joseph’s University
Assistant Director of International Admissions
5600 city Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131-1395
: +1 (619)660-1356

Enquiry form for Scholarship Programs