Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible to apply for Quintessential Scholars?

Quintessential Scholars is open to all students who require assistance with university applications. The program is merit and income-based, ensuring equal opportunities for students from all backgrounds. To apply, applicants need to submit their CV and a 5-minute video introducing themselves, highlighting their career aspirations, and explaining why they require the scholarship.

How do I apply for your scholarship?

To apply, please send your CV and a 5-minute video to Our team will review all applications and shortlist students based on merit and income criteria. If you’re shortlisted, we’ll reach out to you with further information. There is no specific application deadline, as we accept applications throughout the entire academic year.

What kind of assistance does Quintessential Scholars provide?

Quintessential Scholars offers personalized and comprehensive guidance for university application processes. The program includes support and mentorship for admission essays (UCAS, CommonApps), interviews, portfolios, resumes, and character referee guidance. Additionally, students will have access to a network of experienced mentors from Ivy League, Oxbridge, and Russell Group universities.

How successful has Quintessential Consultancy been in helping students with their applications?

Quintessential Consultancy has a strong track record of success in getting students into their dream schools. Over the past 9 years, we have successfully assisted over 100 students with Ivy League and Oxbridge applications. We are proud of our 75% success rate for reach and dream schools, making us one of the leading education providers in Singapore and Asia.

Is Quintessential Scholars only available for students in Singapore and Asia?

No, Quintessential Scholars is an international scholarship program available to students applying to universities in the United States, United Kingdom, Singapore, and Australia. It is not limited to any specific geographical region.

Is there a specific deadline to apply for Quintessential Scholars?

There is no application deadline for Quintessential Scholars. We accept applications throughout the entire academic year, ensuring that students can apply when they are ready to seek assistance for their university applications.

How are applicants selected for Quintessential Scholars?

All applications for Quintessential Scholars are reviewed by our team. Students are shortlisted based on merit and income criteria. The selection process considers the applicant’s academic achievements, potential, and the motivation expressed in their application video and CV.

Will I be contacted if I’m not shortlisted for Quintessential Scholars?

Due to the high number of applications, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. If you are not contacted, it means that your application did not meet the shortlisting criteria. However, we encourage all students to continue pursuing their academic aspirations and consider other resources and opportunities available to them.

How can Quintessential Scholars help me in achieving my academic aspirations?

Quintessential Scholars offers comprehensive guidance and mentorship throughout the university application process. By providing personalized support, valuable insights, and advice from experienced mentors, Quintessential Scholars aims to help students present the best versions of themselves in their applications, increasing their chances of gaining admission to their dream universities.

Is Quintessential Scholars a fully-funded scholarship program?

No, Quintessential Scholars is not a fully-funded scholarship program. It is a scholarship program that provides personalized guidance and support for university applications. While Quintessential Scholars does not cover tuition fees or living expenses, it aims to empower students by assisting them in the application process, increasing their chances of receiving scholarships or financial aid from universities.

Can I apply if I have already submitted my university applications?

Yes, you can still apply even if you have already submitted your university applications. Our program provides comprehensive guidance for university applications, including assistance with admission essays, interviews, portfolios, and more. We can help you refine and improve your existing applications, increasing your chances of success.

Is there an age limit for applying to Quintessential Scholars?

There is no specific age limit for applying to Quintessential Scholars. The program is open to all students who require assistance with university applications, regardless of their age. Whether you are a high school student or a non-traditional student seeking higher education, you are welcome to apply.

Can Quintessential Scholars assist with scholarship applications offered by universities?

Yes, Quintessential Scholars can provide guidance and support for scholarship applications offered by universities. Our mentors have experience with various scholarship programs and can provide valuable insights on how to craft strong scholarship applications that highlight your achievements, skills, and potential.

Is Quintessential Scholars limited to certain fields of study or majors?

No, Quintessential Scholars is not limited to specific fields of study or majors. The program is designed to assist students applying to universities across a wide range of disciplines. Whether you are interested in humanities, sciences, engineering, arts, or any other field, Quintessential Scholars can provide guidance tailored to your chosen area of study.

Can Quintessential Scholars help with visa applications for international students?

While Quintessential Scholars primarily focuses on university application guidance, we can provide general information and advice regarding visa applications for international students. However, it is important to note that visa requirements and processes vary between countries, and we recommend consulting with the appropriate authorities or seeking professional advice for specific visa-related questions.

How long does the Quintessential Scholars program last?

The duration of the Quintessential Scholars program depends on the individual needs of the student and the timeline of their university application process. The program offers comprehensive guidance throughout the application period, which can range from several months to over a year, depending on the application deadlines and university admissions cycles.

Can Quintessential Scholars guarantee admission to Ivy League or Oxbridge universities?

While Quintessential Consultancy has a strong track record of success in helping students with Ivy League and Oxbridge applications, we cannot guarantee admission to any specific university. The university admissions process is highly competitive, and the final decision rests with the respective universities. However, Quintessential Scholars aims to maximize your chances of success by providing comprehensive guidance and mentorship based on our expertise and experience.