Eligibility Requirements

 

 


How to apply?

 

 


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Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible to apply for the IDP IELTS Award you must:

1- Sit for an Academic IELTS test with an IDP test center / IDP official testing Center in the United Arab Emirates between 10 February 2017 and 31 May 2017.

2- Achieve a minimum band score of 5.0 in overall band score.

3- Enroll on a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate program at a university or other institution of higher education abroad or in your home/residing country, or on a course of study at a college or other provider of post-secondary education or vocational training abroad or in your home/residing country, in the 2017/18 academic year that accepts IELTS as part of its admission requirements.

4- Applicants who have used IDP’s Student Placement Services are entitled to an additional $500 prize should they be nominated for 1st, 2nd and 3rd awards.

5- Winners must provide a Confirmation of Enrollment Letter from the University/College to collect their prize

* Failure to provide a Confirmation of Enrollment Letter will result in the immediate disqualification of the Candidate.

 

 

HOW TO APPLY?

  • STEP 1 : Download and fill in the Application Form .
  • STEP 2 : Create a short video clip of no longer than 2 minutes. Tell us about yourself, your dreams and how you are planning to achieve them, and how this award will help you reach your goals. The video should be scripted and narrated by yourself in English and it must be creative, original and display your communication skills. Upload your video to Dropbox or Google Drive. Check out the FAQs for video guidelines.
  • STEP 3 : Email the completed application form, a copy of your IELTS Test Report Form, Confirmation of Enrollment Letter and the link to download your video to IDP IELTS Awards email [email protected]
    You must use the following as your email subject: IDP IELTS Awards 2017/18 – (Your Full Name)
  • All submissions must be made before 25 June 2017. Late application will not be considered.
    Candidates who have been admitted to universities through IDP student placement services are entitled to an additional $500 if they are nominated for first, second or third awards.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The IDP IELTS Awards is offered by IDP Education in the Middle East. The main objective of the awards is to support highly motivated students who have the potential to contribute to their local society through the overseas study experience. The awards will provide the recipient with funding to kick start their overseas education journey.
    • Book and sit for an Academic IELTS test with IDP IELTS Official Testing Centers in the UAE between 10 February 2017 and 31 May 2017.
    • Achieve a minimum band score of 5.0 in overall band score .
    • Create a creative video clip and upload your video to Dropbox or Google Drive. The length of video clip should not be more than 2 minutes and meet the following requirements:
      • Self-introduction: Who you are? What is your educational background?
      • Contents related to the topic – “Bringing Dreams to Life” You can film about: – What makes you unique?
        – Your personal or career aspirations and how you plan to make them come true.
        – How this award will help you achieve your goals or dreams?
      • Video should be creative, original and display your communication skills.
      • Video should be scripted and narrated by yourself.
      • Language of the video used must be in English.
    • Email the completed application form along with a copy of your IELTS Test Report Form and Confirmation of Enrollment Letter (if applicable) and the link to your video to [email protected] You must use the following as your email subject:
      IDP IELTS Awards 2017/18 – (Your Full Name).
    • All submissions need to be made before 25 June 2017. Late application will not be considered.
    • Winners will be notified by email and announced on the IDP IELTS award website by 16 July 2017.
    • To be eligible to receive the award, winners must provide a Confirmation of Enrollment Letter.*

* Failure to provide a Confirmation of Enrollment Letter will result in the immediate disqualification of the Candidate.

The purpose of the IDP IELTS Awards is to support students who have the potential to contribute to their local society through the overseas study experience, you will need to take the Academic module; either IELTS or IELTS for UKVI will do.
You must submit your application including: a completed application form, a copy of the IELTS Test Report Form along with the Link to your Video (required to upload it on Dropbox or Google Drive) before 25 June 2017.
Awards Ceremony will be held on Thursday 20 July 2017 at 5:00 PM local time.
Yes, you can apply for the awards if your course starts between 01 August 2017 and 31 July 2018.
No. The IDP IELTS Awards is for students who will commence their overseas undergraduate or postgraduate studies in 2017/18 academic year (i.e. August 2017 to July 2018).
No. You are only eligible to apply for the IDP IELTS Awards if you take the test with an IDP IELTS Test Center in the United Arab Emirates between 10 February 2017 and 31 May 2017.
Yes, as long as you are able to provide the Confirmation of Enrollment once you come to collect your Award.
Yes, you are eligible. However, it is your responsibility to check with the scholarship/loan authority that allows you to receive the IDP IELTS Awards at the same time.
You must achieve a minimum band score of 5.0 in overall band score. However, higher scores do not guarantee better chances of winning the award. You will have a fair chance of competing with others based on your video.
No, An applicant can only submit one entry, so make sure you send us the best one!
For more information : please contact your local IDP test center in the UAE or send an email to: [email protected]

IDP Education – Abu Dhabi

1802 Union National Bank Building Airport Road (Corniche Side) P.O.Box 32919
Phone: +971 2 622 8367 / +971 2 622 8368
Email: [email protected]

IDP Education – Dubai

Office No.104, Century Plaza Building, Jumeirah 1, P.O.Box 50085
Phone: +971 4 344 6814
Email: [email protected]

Terms and Conditions

  • All applications will be screened by an IDP administrator to ensure the authenticity of the TRF Form and Confirmation of Enrollment Letter and that the video adheres to IDP IELTS Awards Guidelines.

  • Any forged TRF forms, TRF forms from other IELTS providers or Test Scores below the minimum band score will result in the immediate disqualification of the applicant.

  • Videos that do not adhere to IDP IELT Awards Guidelines will result in the immediate disqualification of the applicant.

  • Failure to provide a Confirmation of Enrollment Letter will result in the immediate disqualification of the Candidate.

  • The three videos with the highest number of votes are eligible to win the first, second and third monetary awards.


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