Hello Youth Leader! Wells Mountain Foundation is seeking ideal candidate for Prospective Scholars program. The candidate must be a student, male or female, from a country in the developing world. The scholarship awards are determined by the board of directors of the Wells Mountain Foundation and awarded once a year.


  • Successfully completed a secondary education, with good to excellent grades
  • Will be studying in his or her country or another country in the developing world
  • Plans to live and work in his or her own country after graduation
  • Has volunteered prior to applying for this scholarship and/or is willing to volunteer while receiving the WMF scholarship
  • May have some other funds available for his or her education, but will not be able to go to school without a scholarship

How to apply:

There are two ways to apply:  Online, or by mailing in a completed application packet to our office. The following are required elements for an application to be considered complete:

  • Clear personal photo
  • Two essays (topics are stated on application form)
  • 2017 application form
  • Personal essay statement
  • Two recommendation letters*
  • Official transcript of grades from secondary school
  • Official grading key to interpret grades**
  • Official transcript of grades from tertiary studies (if applicable)
  • Official grading key to interpret grades**
  • Official results from your national exam
  • Official grading key to interpret scores on your national exam**


1 April 2017

Official website: http://www.wellsmountainfoundation.org/our-programs/scholarships/