SSC Foundation Africa Scholarship


The SSC Foundation Africa (Ghana) Scholarship is designed to assist in funding study in the South Africa Summer Program administered through the University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC). This scholarship covers all program fees, tuition, airfare and housing costs. Scholarship recipients are selected by a committee consisting of representatives from International Studies with an application deadline of November 1, 2016.


  • Must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
  • Must have completed a minimum of 15 college-level credit hours by the end of the semester of application.
  • Must be enrolled for a minimum of six credit hours during semester prior to departure.
  • Must complete all appropriate application materials, including three letters of recommendation, a personal essay, and a personal interview.

All materials may be obtained by contacting  Mark Hannon at (708) 596-2000, ext. 2241.