General services and resources include:
- Handouts on numerous topics related to study in the U.S.
- Reference Guides on university selection, application-writing, financial aid, and other topics. Available for in-library use.
- Preparation materials for standardized tests (TOEFL, SAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT). Available for in-library use.
- Computer workstations for Internet searches on U. S. study.
- Scheduled advising office hours using the following link: https://calendly.com/educationusamozambique/one-on-one-with-educationusa-adviser
- Presentations on various topics related to U.S. university admissions and financial aid.
- Presentations at local schools and universities. Interested secondary school and university administrators may contact us at MaputoEdAdvising@state.gov for more information.
The EducationUSA Program does not offer scholarships and does not guarantee anyone admission to or financial aid/scholarships at any university or college.
General Information Sessions
The advising center organizes workshops on the different stages of the application process, including selecting the right school, financial aid, crafting winning essays, and standardized tests. Register here to be notified of our next workshop: https://forms.gle/zKzJrmhah7Dx32h99.
Individual Virtual Advising
Individual virtual advising allows students who have already attended the General Information Session to ask follow-up questions about studying in the United States. To schedule an appointment, use the following link.
Individuals may also send questions by e-mail at MaputoEdAdvising@state.gov. Advisers will typically respond within 3-5 days.
EducationUSA Scholars Program-Undergraduate
The EducationUSA Scholars Program assists determined students in navigating the complex U.S. university admission process, with the goal of gaining admission and financial aid from universities in the United States and producing highly skilled youth prepared to contribute to Mozambique. Through intensive, regularly scheduled training sessions, Scholars will work with EducationUSA Advisers over a full program cycle (up to 10 months) to try to secure admission and scholarships to begin study in the United States in the next academic year.
EducationUSA Scholars receive access to all available educational advising resources as well as extensive advising services including:
- Small group advising on specific topics related to undergraduate study in the U.S.
- In-depth individual advising by appointment.
- Specialized workshops and seminars on essay-writing and test preparation.
- A lending library of test preparation materials.
- Financial assistance for application costs (for a limited number of highly qualified students only.)
Membership is open to students currently enrolled in grade 12 (or equivalent) or will begin grade 12 by September of the current year, or recent graduates (within one year) not yet enrolled in university with average scores of 16 points or more. This program is open to Mozambicans from all over the country.Many activities will take place in person at the American Center.