USTL provides full scholarships to outstanding students from Timor-Leste for two to four years of study at high-quality undergraduate degree institutions in the United States. Scholarship awards include full tuition toward either a bachelor’s degree or associate degree, travel, living stipends, medical insurance in the U.S., and visa costs. USTL is a program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), U.S. Department of State.

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Application Information

The 2020 application for the USTL United States Timor-Leste Scholarship Program will remain open until November 15, 2019. If you need to set up an account, fill in the required information on the form, then click the button to Create Account.

If you are unable to complete an application online, click here for a PDF or click here for a MS Word version of the participant application and submit it to the U.S. Embassy in Dili. Click here for instructions for the paper version.