Top American schools in town

Tuesday, 4 October 2011 00:05 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

Scholarships for USA (Pvt) Ltd. ( proudly presents the Council of International Schools (CIS) Asia Committee who will visit Sri Lanka on 4 and 5 October 2011 with expectations of expanding international recruitment of high ranking U.S. universities and colleges to outstanding Sri Lankan students.  The Lankan public is offered the rare chance of meeting the admission officials of the following schools on a one-on-one basis at the CIS Education Fair on 4 October 2011 in the Moonstone and Amethyst Room at the Colombo Hilton from 3.30 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. (free entrance).

The participating universities and colleges (along with their corresponding officials) of this pioneering visit are as follows: Pepperdine University (Richard Dawson); Tufts University (Dan Grayson); Northeastern University (Darren Conine); Vanderbilt University (John Nesbitt); Pennsylvania State University (Mary Adams); Washington and Jefferson College (Kristin Crosby) and Ohio Wesleyan University (Grace Poling).

The primary aim of this visit is to provide openings for deserving Sri Lankan students to make first hand contact with these leading institutions of US higher education. Scholarships for USA along with the CIS coordinators invite all interested parties to maximise opportunities presented by this unique array of prestigious US universities and colleges and meet with key officials to investigate chances of securing admissions/financial aid at top ranking US schools. In addition to the public CIS Education Fair, the delegation will host private fairs in selected Colombo schools (including Asian International School, Overseas School Colombo, Ladies College, British School, Colombo International School, American College of Higher Education and EdUSA) and meet with local authorities on education on 4 and 5 October 2011.

For more information regarding this tour, please contact Scholarships for USA (Pvt) Ltd., 57/14, Raja Maha Vihara Mawatha, Pita Kotte, Sri Lanka. Tel: +94-11-2883988, 5024687, 5025448 Email: [email protected], [email protected] Web: