American University of Central Asia - AUCA - SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM 2019-2020

 

 NEW GENERATION ACADEMY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM 2019-2020

  • ADOUT NGA SCHOLARSHIP RPOGRAM 2019-2020

The New Generation Academy (NGA) at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA) in Bishkek offers a one-year preparatory program that aims at preparing its graduates for university education. 

The NGA Scholarship is aimed at supporting secondary school graduates in Kyrgyzstan gain access to quality higher education on the basis of both academic merit and financial need. The NGA curriculum includes intensive language training in English, Test Preparation - TOEFL pBT/iBT, Academic Writing and Critical Thinking, as well as teaching to raise students’ performance in College Mathematics course.  It places emphasis on analytical thinking, problem solving and the development of communication skills. The NGA's goal is to prepare students to make the most of their university education.

This year the NGA will award full scholarships to a total of 25 applicants drawn from all seven regions of the Kyrgyz Republic to study at NGA during 2019-2020 AY. The NGA scholarship is open to candidates demonstrating both financial need and academic merit. 

The NGA Scholarship Program 2019-2020 entitles student recipients to:

  1. Full tuition coverage for one-year enrolment at NGA;
  2. Accommodation in the AUCA International Dormitory;
  3. Monthly stipend for one academic year;

NGA graduates receive official certificates of completion upon their graduation. 

 

  • Eligibility requirements of the NGA Scholarship Program: 
Applicants must:
  • Be a citizen of and reside in Kyrgyzstan at the time of submitting the application;
  • Demonstrate an intermediate level of written and spoken English;
  • Satisfy the financial need criteria;
  • Have successfully completed their secondary school education upon admission to the NGA or expected to finish their studies;
  • Be able to begin the academic program at the start of academic year and maintain enrolment on a full time basis; 

 

  • How to apply to the NGA Schalorship Program?

STEP 1: COMPLETE APPLICATION FORM AND SUBMIT ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

  1. A completed NGA Scholarship Application Form;
  2. Statement of Purpose written in Enlglish indicating "Why Do I Want to Study at NGA?";
  3. A signed recommendation letter from your advisor/teacher submitted in a sealed envelope; 
  4. Original or notarized copies of required financial information as outlined in the enclosed NGA Scholarship Application Form and the Appendix thereto;
  5. School-issued documentation evidencing current high school grades/score;
  6. Copies of any relevant regional, national  and international olympiad diplomas on specific subjects.

Semi-finalists  successfully pass the first round of the NGA Scholarship Program will be informed by organizers through phone calls. NGA Entrance Test and Interview will take place in Bishkek and Osh cities. 

Attention: Organizers will ONLY inform  those who pass to the next round. 

 

STEP 2: ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY TEST AND INTERVIEWS:

  1. Semi-finalists will take the NGA English Language Proficiency Test. This test includes grammar, writing and reading skills.
  2. Interviews with the selection committee will be also held in Bishkek/Osh.  Scholarship recipients will be selected from the semi-finalists who have written our English test and participated in an interview with NGA representative(s).

Attention: Organizers will ONLY inform  finalists via calling them. 

 

  • IMPORTANT DATES: 

May 20, 2019 - deadline for submitting completed application form and required documents

May 20-30, 2019 - selection of semi-finalists

June 1-10, 2019 - NGA testing and interview processes in Bishkek and Osh cities. Selection of FINALISTS

September 2, 2019 - 2019-2020 AY and NGA classes start 

 

  • WHERE CAN YOU GET APPLICAITON FORMS? 

Application forms can be DOWNLOADED here: 

NGA Scholarship Program_Application Form 2019-2020 in Russian

NGA Scholarship Program_Application Form 2019-2020 in Kyrgyz

 

  • WHERE DO YOU HAVE TO SUBMIT DOCUMENTS? 

Your application form and documents are included should be submitted to New Generation Academy's office in Bishkek: Aaly Tokombaev Street 7/6, American Univeristy of Central Asia, NGA office - room #420 

 

  • CONTACT INFORMATION: 

Web-page: www.nga.auca.kg 

E-mail: nga@auca.kg 

Mobile: +996 554 55 09 39

Phone: +996 312 91 50 00 Ext.: 485, 486

American University of Central Asia
7/6 Aaly Tokombaev Street
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic 720060

Tel.: +996 (312) 915000 + Еxt.
Fax: +996 (312) 915 028