Information for Undergraduate Applicants

Easter Island Foundation Scholarships: 

Our Selection Committee consists of the EIF Scholarship Committee and the Easter Island Committee, which includes representatives of the office of the Governor of Rapa Nui and teachers from Rapa Nui.

Important selection criteria:

Applicants must satisfy all of the criteria below:

  • Be of Rapanui ancestry
  • Have attended school on the island of Rapa Nui
  • Be enrolled in 2022 as an undergraduate in good academic standing at an institution or university
  • Have completed two years of undergraduate studies

Additionally, applicants must:

  • Complete all sections of the Easter Island Foundation scholarship application form, including essays that must be submitted in English, Spanish and Rapanui
  • Submit transcripts of grades from the past two years
  • Submit a signed letter of recommendation from an academic advisor on university letterhead
  • Submit a recent digital photograph (ID card photographs are not acceptable)

The window for accepting scholarship applications for the 2022 school year for new and continuing students is now closed. If you are a student of Rapanui ancestry and have completed two years of college, you can apply for an Easter Island Foundation scholarship in the future. Applications for 2023 will be available later this year. Please contact us if you have any questions about the Easter Island Foundation Scholarship Program.