can i get a free scholarship?

i am astudent of civil enginering at mekalle university(ethiopia) & really iam avery great distniction student…i have the document

Are you a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident? Only U.S. citizens and PRs are eligible for a Gates scholarship.

ok…but am not. am habesha from ethiopia

You must be a US citizen or permanent resident. Besides, it is past the application date and this is the last year of the program.