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ASA 2015 Fall Scholarship Award


Azerbaijan Society of America announces its 2015 Fall Scholarship Award to help qualified students with their educational needs. The $1000 award is given to the deserving winner of the ASA essay contest based on the evaluation by the ASA Scholarship Program Committee.

Awarded for the 7th consecutive year, ASA scholarship recognizes the students who contribute to the promotion of Azerbaijan, its cultural and historical heritage, in the U.S. 


To qualify for the ASA Scholarship Award, the following eligibility criteria must be met:


1. The applicant is currently matriculated in a full-time academic program at an accredited college or university in the U.S.

2. The applicant is a U.S. and/or Azerbaijani citizen.

3. The applicant is NOT be funded in whole or in part by any U.S. or Azerbaijani government grant.

4. The applicant was NOT previously granted a scholarship from ASA.


How to apply


Applicants are required to submit the following information in English by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than October 15, 2015.

  1. Full name (Last, First, Middle/Patronymic)
  2. Complete mailing address in the U.S.
  3. Educational Information
    • Name of the university
    • Academic major
    • Degree pursued
    • Expected graduation date
  4. Essay of no more than 2000 words detailing the background and educational objectives, and how the attained education will help the applicant to contribute to Azerbaijan and/or Azerbaijani-American diaspora community.

ASA Scholarship Program Committee:

  • Javid Huseynov, Ph.D.
  • Azer Alizade, MD
  • Sevinj Azimov
  • Afet Seidler, MD
  • Tomris Azeri
  • Zumrut Koskar
  • Rana Abbasova