What is a Motivational Video and Why it Matters?
A motivational video is same as motivation Letter, But Now we are asking for a one-recorded video that’s used to describe why you are the perfect candidate for thisopportunity of Scholarship
You are required to record a motivational video if you are applying to get admitted to an
educational program at Girne American University (undergraduate, graduate, or
It’s the most personalized and important document you can create to send to a university
during the application process before the scholarship exam. Very often the motivation video
will make the biggest difference between getting admission and getting rejected at the
university as this video constitutes about 40% of the application stage for the scholarship.
so, you have to make time for it and focus on it a lot.
The motivation video should be clearly in English or Arabic language.
the motivation video should not be less than 1 minute and not more than 3 minutes,
How to do the motivation Video for Scholarship?
The Video of motivation must have the following points:
Start with a formal greeting, mention the reason for this Video. “Through this I want … apply
to the scholarship … published in …. “. Also, answer briefly: why are you applying to this
scholarship, what motivated you from the program? In this way, you can say concisely about
what you like about the institution and/or country to which you are applying for a
scholarship. And finally, do not forget to mention your objective and how it relates to the
objectives of the program to which you are applying. Example: “… I’ve been looking for an
international experience for … And I trust that the study program X in the institution can
help me …. “
2- Body of the Motivational Video:
this is the main bulk of your motivational Video. mentioning who are you? stories behind
your achievements, skills, and passion for what you’re applying for.
Why are you the ideal candidate?
Your academic achievements?
Tip: No matter what kind of achievements you have had, say them down in a way that
demonstrates the value they bring to the institution or country to which you apply, try to be
as factual as possible.
How do you contribute?
Just as you really want to learn and travel, how do your skills and abilities contribute to the
university or country? You can place things like “increase the knowledge of my colleagues
about my country, participate in sports or art activities etc”
3- Final words:
You and I know that you really want to do this, prove it! Show the desire that you want to go
to learn and contribute new knowledge. Here are words like “I am very motivated by …” “it
would be an honor and the beginning of a road full of …” etc
Again, time is supremely valuable, so we must thank the watchers for giving attention and
make it clear that you are looking forward to be one of the big family of Girne American
University. The university of today
Finish with “Cordially” or “Cordial Greetings”