Kadam

Kadam is an educational project created by the ProKG Professional Club along with graduates of the world’s top universities. The project’s goal is to help outstanding talented high school students to enroll in the top universities of the USA, including Ivy League universities. This way we work on developing and strengthening youth’s potential. The project provides advisory, technical, and financial assistance related to exam preparation, assistance in filing applications, and covering their costs. The ProKG team together with graduates of top universities accompany and assist finalists until getting admitted to the university.


Participation criteria: 

  • Participants: High school students (9-11 grades) 

  • Citizenship: Kyrgyzstan (or currently living in Kyrgyzstan) 

  • Program for admission: Undergraduate/Bachelor’s degree 

  • Skills: communication, confidence, self-discipline, perseverance. 

  • Achievements: have outstanding achievements in a certain field (for example, a member of the national scientific Olympiad team, a prize-winner of international sports or scientific competitions, volunteer activities, students who are in the Top-1% of their classes, etc.)

  • Responsibility: participation in all project sessions, a great desire to study, and the desire to enroll in top universities in the USA.

  •  Selection: preference in the selection process will be given to candidates with excellent academic performance, a good level of English (TOEFL: 80+), and winners of national and international Olympiads who have successfully written qualifying essays. Volunteer experience and other achievements are welcome.

  • English proficiency level: Upper intermediate and higher 


What do you get by participating in the program? 

  1. Full assistance in the application process

  2. Information about the top universities in the USA (selection requirements, timelines, etc.) 

  3. English classes 

  4. Preparation for SAT and TOEFL 

  5. Preparation in writing academic essays, motivation, and recommendation letters

  6. Field trips with speakers and mentors of the program to boost personal and professional growth

  7. One-on-one mentoring with the top universities’ alumni 

  8. Volunteering opportunities

  9. Technical assistance with documents 

  10. Financial aid for admission 

  11. Practice for interviews 

  12. You will become a member of the ProKG Professional Club’s alumni network 


Selection process: 

  1. First round: Filling out the application before Jun 30, 2022, 23:59 (Look through the application carefully, because it requires attaching particular documents)

  2. Second round: Math and English test 

  3. Interview


* * Pro KG reserves the right to request additional documents

(for example, documents confirming the candidate's academic performance)


Timeframe:

Admission period: from May 2- June 30, 2022, 23:59

Results announcement: July 20

Second round: July 25, 2022

2nd round’s results announcement: Jul 26-27, 2022

Interviews: July 29-30, 2022

Final results announcement: August 2, 2022

Camp: August 12-14, 2022;

End of the program: January 2023.


Parts of the program:

Camp;

TOEFL and SAT preparation;

Composition courses: Help with essays and motivation letters;

Mentoring: July-January 2023 ;

Leadership Sessions;

Volunteer opportunities.


Cost of participation in the program:


All selected participants must pay 500 som to partially cover the transportation costs associated with participation in the camp, which will take place outside of Bishkek. All other expenses related to accommodation, meals, resources, and additional costs will be covered by the ProKG Professional Club.


Before proceeding to fill out the application, download the transcript template and fill it out manually, following the instructions. You can download the transcript template by clicking on the link 

bit.ly/Kadam_2022transcript


IF DESIRED, THE FORM CAN BE FILLED OUT A SECOND TIME. IN THIS CASE, THE APPLICATION SENT FOR THE FIRST TIME WILL BE CANCELED. IF YOU FILL OUT THE APPLICATION FOR THE THIRD TIME, YOUR CANDIDACY WILL BE DETERMINATED!


YOU CAN FILL OUT AN APPLICATION BY CLICKING ON THE LINK


bit.ly/ApplicationForm_Kadam2022

until June 30, 2022.


For all questions, you can contact us by e-mail prokgclub@gmail.com