University of Pennsylvania - Endowment support - Stavros Niarchos Foundation

University of Pennsylvania

Endowment support
For an endowment to support an international student from Africa or Western Europe in the Penn World Scholars Program.

The Penn World Scholars Program is a recent University initiative that recruits outstanding scholars of the highest potential from around the globe and provides them with generous financial assistance and valuable mentoring by Penn alumni from their home countries. The Program also supplements the students’ academic experience with extracurricular opportunities designed to create a global leadership network of Penn alumni and students.

The University of Pennsylvania is a world-renowned center for the creation and dissemination of knowledge and serves as a model for research colleges and universities throughout the world.  The School of Arts and Sciences is the liberal arts core of the University.  A significant percentage of students at the University participate in study abroad programs.