Opportunity Fund - Brazil

The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce the Opportunity Fund - Brazil designed to provide assistance with costs related to the pursuit of an academic degree program in the United States. Interested students must apply to accredited U.S. institutions of higher learning at the undergraduate or graduate level and meet the following minimum eligibility requirements:

  • Seeking admissions or have already been admitted to an academic degree program at an accredited U.S. college, university, or institute
  • Achieved outstanding academic performance in high school and any postsecondary coursework taken for credit
  • Lack sufficient funds and the financial means required to pursue a higher education degree in the U.S.
  • Received no prior funding from another U.S. government sponsored source.

To register for an Opportunity Fund application with the EducationUSA center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil please submit the following information:

Student Information