Applicants who are Ecuadorian citizens, currently living in Ecuador, are eligible to apply for a SENESCYT scholarship to pursue any of the following at the U of S:
- A complete Master’s degree program, lasting up to 2 years; Students must be eligible for admission into a Master’s program.
- A complete doctoral degree program, lasting up to 4 years; Students must be eligible for admission into a PhD program.
All applicants to a graduate program , must meet the minimum admission requirements of the College of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (CGPS).
Applying to the U of S
The student must complete a formal online application.
Students should identify themselves as a SENESCYT applicant to the Graduate Secretary of their chosen program, and to firstname.lastname@example.org. This will assist us to identify these applications early and to provide the necessary supporting documentation and a timely decision so that the student’s scholarship application to the SENESCYT is not jeopardized.
- The unit must make a conditional recommendation to admit, pending completion of bachelor’s degree for a Master's program or completion of master’s degree for a PhD program and official transcripts (if applicable), proof of English proficiency (if applicable), and/or certification of scholarship award from SENESCYT.
- The CGPS will issue the offer of admission letter, including the conditions as specified in the Unit’s recommendation to admit the student.
Apply for a SENESCYT Scholarship
Students are responsible for their own applications for a SENESCYT scholarship.
For assistance or questions regarding individual applications, please contact the CGPS program consultant for your unit or email@example.com.