US Scholarships for international students : Complete list
UG-PG scholarships in the US
Need-based and merit scholarships/fellowships are being offered by US colleges for students to pursue Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes
University of the South International Student Grants
Financial assistance for international students is available in the form of Sewanee’s International Student Grant programme. These grants range from $5,000 a year to over $40,000 per-year (fully covering tuition, fees, room, and board). To be considered for the International Student Grant programme, students must submit all required application materials (including the statement of financial responsibility & all official financial documentation) and an international student grant essay by December 1.
Seattle Central Community College merit-based scholarships
The International Education programmes division offers scholarships to new international students. A new student is one who has applied for admission but who has not yet attended classes full time at Seattle Central. Scholarships are only given to students who enrol at Seattle Central Community College. The scholarships are merit-based; consideration is not given to financial need as all scholarship applicants must submit proof of full financial support before being considered.
The University of Tulsa has increased scholarship offerings for international undergraduate students. The university now offers scholarships of up to $15,000 per-year for qualified international students. The scholarships are merit-based and all applicants are considered, so there is no additional application process.
Full Sail University international student scholarships
Full Sail University offers scholarship opportunities for those who qualify. Scholarships include the merit scholarship, Full Sail alumni scholarship, entertainment & media industry scholarship for women, global achievement scholarship, dedication scholarship and Full Sail inspiration scholarship.
Georgia Southern University international diversity scholarships
To help ensure diversity, Georgia Southern University awards a limited number of out-of-country tuition waivers to undergraduate and graduate international students who demonstrate good academic standing, financial need, and commitment to the university and community. Students who receive an international student diversity scholarship pay in-state tuition, an award equal to approximately $10,000 per academic year.
Eastern Michigan University (EMU) academic merit-based scholarships
The national scholars program scholarship is awarded through your admissions application and is only awarded to non-resident students. To be awarded, graduate students must have at least a 3.6 undergraduate GPA and cannot have a previous-earned master's degree. The EMU success scholarship is awarded through your admissions application and is only awarded upon admission to EMU to non-resident students. To be awarded, graduate students must have at least a 3.2 undergraduate GPA and cannot have a previous earned Masters.
Towson University offers a merit scholarship programme for new undergraduate international students that can significantly reduce tuition expenses. International students can qualify for this scholarship by showing a strong record of academic success and advanced English language skills.
Concordia College is offering partial financial assistance to international students. The international student scholarship is based on academic ability and family need, amounting up to $18,000 per-year.
International merit scholarships are awarded to admitted international applicants who demonstrate strong scholastic abilities and potential. Award amounts vary, with a maximum of $15,000, and may be renewed for three additional years of study. An applicant does not need to demonstrate financial need to be eligible. MC does not charge an application fee.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University merit and need-based scholarships
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University student scholarship consideration is given to all types of applicants — including freshmen, transfer, international and graduate students — who apply for admission, and who submit an international scholarship application. The scholarship decision is based on academic merit and demonstrated financial need.
Financial assistance is available in several forms and is generally awarded to graduate students by individual programmes on the basis of academic promise. All graduate assistants receive remission of 93% of the comprehensive fee and the full out-of-state tuition surcharge (if applicable) for the length of their appointment. All graduate students pay the Miami metro fee, technology fee, and facilities fee. Many opportunities are available for graduate assistant appointments for part-time teaching and research.
The University of Kansas (KU) office of international undergraduate admissions offers several types of merit-based scholarships exclusively for new international students studying for Bachelor’s degrees. Amounts vary from full-tuition awards valued at $22,000 to scholarships of $4,000 per-year. Awards are renewable up to four years, through the completion of a Bachelor’s degree.
Full Sail University global achievement scholarships
Full Sail University is offering the global achievement scholarship. The global achievement scholarship is designed to encourage and develop future international entertainment and media professionals throughout the world.
City University of Seattle is making 20 tuition scholarships available each year in the amount of $3,000 to new applicants from outside of the US who have never applied to or attended CityU (i.e. students who list their present address as an address outside of the US and who receive an ‘initial attendance’ I-20 for a new entry into the US). Students who are conditionally admitted to an academic programme qualify; however, the tuition discount can only be applied towards academic classes (and not ESL classes).
University of Oregon merit-and-need-based scholarships
The Office of International Affairs, University of Oregon awards over one million dollars in scholarships to UO international students each year. Tuition, cash and work-study awards are available. Selection is based on financial need and academic merit. The earliest deadline is January 15, 2013.
University of San Diego School of Law merit-based scholarships
The University of San Diego School of Law awards merit-based scholarships to full-time students admitted to the LLM in comparative law programme based on the merits of the applicant’s scholastic and professional experience. Applicants accepted to the LLM programme at the School of Law are automatically considered for a merit-based scholarship award.
The Neeley School of Business at Texas Christian University (TCU) puts bright minds to work in a variety of learning environments. The large majority of our students receive scholarship or graduate assistant awards from the Neeley School. The award decisions are made on the basis of the credentials presented with your admission application. Many factors are weighed including prior academic performance, relevant test scores, professional work experience, motivation, maturity and leadership ability. The deadline for first round of MBA programme priority scholarship is November 1.
Tennessee Tech University multinational and legacy scholarships
Tennessee Tech University (TTU) offers a scholarship of $3,800 per-semester for students with a 3.3 GPA in high school or for transfer students from abroad or within the United States. The multinational scholarship offers students from nationalities in which TTU does not have a large number of students the opportunity to attend TTU. In addition, the legacy scholarship is for TTU’s international alumni whose children, grandchildren, spouses, or siblings wish to attend TTU.
Maryville College international diversity full0tuition scholarships
Maryville College is situated in Maryville, Tennessee, between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state’s third largest city. The Maryville College international diversity scholarship will cover the full cost of tuition for each academic year and is renewable up to four years provided that the student meets the appropriate requirements, maintains F-1 student status, completes two hours of service per-week with the Center for International Education Cultural Ambassadors Program, and maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe is a comprehensive, state-funded institution of higher education offering educational and experiential opportunities to meet the academic, cultural, vocational, social and personal needs of undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education students. In addition to the out-of-state fee waiver of $8,820 per-year, students may be eligible to receive an additional award based on their GPA and ACT / SAT test scores. Awards range from $1,000 up to a ‘full-ride’ (approximately $12,000 per-year) that covers tuition and fees, housing and meals plus an iPad. To qualify, students must apply to the University of Louisiana at Monroe by December 3.
Colorado State University, Pueblo, semester grants and employment awards
Each new international student for spring 2013, with an incoming grade point average of 3.0 GPA or better, will qualify for a $1,000 per-semester grant and a $1,000 per-semester employment award for on-campus work.
Fairleigh Dickinson University merit-based scholarships
Scholarship consideration is given to non-U.S. citizens worldwide and to U.S. citizens who reside outside the United States. Scholarship awards vary in amount, however many are significant enough to help academically talented students with the cost of attendance.
Bard College distinguished scientist scholars programme
Each year, four-year scholarships covering up to full-tuition are available for academically outstanding high school seniors, who are committed to majoring in biology, chemistry, physics, or mathematics as an undergraduate. Additional financial aid to cover remaining costs, such as room and board, may be applied for and will be awarded on the basis of need. Additional assistance will take the form of a loan or campus employment. Scholarship recipients are also eligible for a $1,500 stipend for summer research projects following their sophomore and junior years.
Each year teachers college awards over $7 million of its own funds and $ 2 million of endowed funds to new and continuing students. There are over 300 endowed funds provided by the donors. The majority are specific to a particular programme. Scholarships provide tuition funding for eligible part- and full-time students in some of TC’s degree programmes. Depending on the fund, new and / or continuing students are eligible. International students are eligible for all sources of scholarship aid, except where restrictions exist.
Hamilton is a national leader in teaching students to write effectively, learn from each other and think for themselves. Our mission is to provide an educational experience that emphasises academic excellence and the development of students as human beings, as we prepare them to make choices and accept the responsibilities of citizenship in a democratic world of intellect and diversity.
For those international students admitted into the class of 2014, Hamilton offered approximately $1.5 million in scholarship aid. The average Hamilton College scholarship for this year’s incoming class is $41,912. While this may seem like a substantial amount, the pool of international students applying for this aid is extremely competitive. Financial aid packages typically include Hamilton College scholarship and campus employment. Hamilton meets the full demonstrated financial need of every admitted international student for all four years. Students/families are required to apply for financial aid annually.
North Central College is an independent, comprehensive college of the liberal arts and sciences that offers more than 55 undergraduate majors and graduate programming in seven areas. Located in the District of Naperville, Illinois, North Central College is just 28 miles west of Chicago’s Loop. With more than 2,700 undergraduates and 300 graduate students, North Central College is committed to academic excellence, a climate that emphasises leadership, ethics, values and service, a curriculum that balances job-related knowledge with a liberal arts foundation and a caring environment with small classes. North Central College is affiliated with the United Methodist Church.
An academic scholarship for undergraduate students is offered to qualified students at the time of admission. The award ranges up to $20,000 per-year (up to $80,000 over four years) and is renewable if the student remains in good academic standing. Grades, test scores, essay and teacher recommendation are considered in the award review.
American University (AU) emerging global leadership scholarships
The AU emerging global leader (EGL) scholarship promotes educational access and opportunity while enhancing international diversity. Bringing together the best of AU — academic excellence, leadership development, and global engagement — the AU emerging global leader achieves, inspires, and serves with vision. The AU EGL is dedicated to positive civic and social change, and to returning home to improve under-resourced, underserved communities in his/her home country.
The scholarship provides full tuition, fees, room and board for one first-year (freshman) high-achieving international student who will need a visa to study in the United States (preference will be for those who need an F-1 or J-1 student visa). It is renewable for a total of four years of undergraduate study, based on continued satisfactory academic performance. US citizens, US permanent residents or dual citizens of the US and another country are not eligible to apply.
Portland State University international student retention scholarships
At Portland State University, our students and faculty take the classroom to the community. In Senior Capstones, students team up with local organisations to tackle civic challenges. With more than 220 degree options that include renowned programmes in urban planning, social work, business, sustainability, and undergraduate studies, Portland State meets the needs of Oregon’s largest and most diverse student body. And through engaged teaching and research, we make a difference in Oregon and around the world.
The international student retention scholarship, made possible through funding from the State of Oregon, offers partial tuition scholarships each year to a number of deserving students from countries throughout the world. Recipients receive a $1,000 tuition waiver for a maximum of six terms and awards are given in fall, winter, and spring terms. International students who demonstrate financial need, have clearly defined academic and professional goals, and who strive for academic excellence, are encouraged to apply for the international student retention scholarship.
Minnesota State University cultural contribution scholarships
Minnesota State University, Mankato promotes learning through effective undergraduate and graduate teaching, scholarship, and research in service to the state, the region and the global community.
All international undergraduate students at Minnesota State University, Mankato automatically receive the cultural contribution scholarship, which allows them to pay resident tuition rates for up to nine semesters, provided they maintain their grades and other requirements of the scholarship. Graduate students also automatically receive resident tuition rates.
Emporia State University has made available partial tuition-waivers of up to 60% (based on out-of-state tuition) to qualified students from underrepresented countries on our campus. The waivers will be awarded on a ‘first-come, first-served’ basis to undergraduate and graduate students who are successfully admitted to Emporia State University and recommended by an EducationUSA adviser.
Qualified students must be recommended by EducationUSA advisers, using the appropriate recommendation form (request form via email: [email protected]). Students should apply directly to Emporia State University. If admission is granted, both the student and the EducationUSA adviser will be notified via e-mail and the tuition waiver will be granted for the duration of his/her studies at Emporia State University, granted the student maintains good academic standing.
Stephen F Austin State University scholarships and non-resident tuition waivers
Pay Texas resident tuition and save $10,000 each year. International students who have financial need and educational achievement are eligible for a $1,000 scholarship. Students who receive the $1,000 OIP scholarship are eligible for Texas resident tuition rates. Achieve your educational dreams and also save money.
Daemen College offers three merit scholarships for freshmen and transfer students. The Trustee’s scholarship is a full tuition scholarship awarded to freshmen of the highest calibre. The President’s scholarship ($7,000-$10,000) and Dean’s scholarship ($5,000-$7,000) are awarded annually to freshmen or transfer students of proven academic ability, respectively.
Florida Institute of Technology academic and transfer scholarships
Florida Institute of Technology’s academic scholarships are available through the Office of Admission. Scholarships are awarded to students with very strong secondary school grades. Scholarships may be available to qualified students regardless of country of citizenship.
The scholarships range from $5,000 to $12,000 per year and are awarded automatically at the time of admission. These scholarships are only awarded to students with no prior community college or university course work. Students who have attended or who are currently attending a community college or university may be eligible for a Transfer Scholarship of $8,000 per year ($4,000 per semester) until graduation.
Hawai’i Pacific University awards a limited number of graduate scholarships each fall and spring semesters to new graduate students. These scholarships are available for two years as long as the student is in good standing and maintains a 3.0 GPA. There are three different scholarships available: Trustee’s scholarship ($6,000/year); Dean’s scholarship ($4,000/year); and Graduate Kokua scholarship ($2,000/year).
Approximately 20% of the doctoral students studying on campus receive the Cornell University Fellowships (referred to as Sage Fellowships or Cornell Fellowships depending on the field of study). These fellowships typically include full tuition, a nine-month stipend, and Cornell individual student health insurance. A summer stipend may also be provided to students. The graduate field to which one applies will consider the eligibility for fellowships based on the application; no additional information is required.
Established in 1854, the University of Evansville is located in Southwestern Indiana. The university offers academic scholarships in a range of approximately $10,000 to $16,500 each academic year with a limited number of substantially higher awards for outstanding academic performance. There is no separate financial aid application to complete, as each applicant is automatically considered for academic, merit-based scholarship.
Virginia International University (VIU) announced its updated scholarship programme ranging from $500 - $3,000 per year to qualified international and domestic students. Students need to submit an online application and the required documents to apply.
Cameron University offers a non-resident tuition waiver to both undergraduate and graduate students who qualify. This waiver allows students to pay the same tuition rate as a resident of Oklahoma and waive the out-of-state portion of tuition, a substantial savings for international students.
The of Miami (UM) Fellowship provides funding for graduate students for two years at $25,000 per year. The schools and colleges will provide a tuition waiver for the UM Fellows. All fields are eligible for these scholarships. Students must apply directly to their individual graduate programme director. Graduate programme directors must then submit the nominations to the Graduate School. Graduate School committees make the final selections across departments.
Monmouth College offers scholarships to international students with demonstrated records of academic achievement. International Distinguished Young Leaders Scholarships are up to $25,000 and will be offered to up to five students each year. All admitted international students will automatically be considered for these scholarships, which are renewable for three additional years of study with the maintenance of a 3.0 GPA or above.
University of Mississippi international undergraduate scholarships
International students, who are admitted to the university as degree-seeking undergraduate students, may apply and be considered for international undergraduate student scholarships. These scholarships are offered on the basis of a student’s academic merit, compelling aspirations and promise of success at the university. Scholarships are generally offered for enrolment during the fall term, are non-deferrable and non-transferrable, and are renewable for up to three academic years after the academic year during which the scholarship is first awarded (total of four academic years) towards a first bachelor’s degree, provided academic progression and grade requirements are met.
NeXXt Scholars for undergraduate women in science, technology, engineering, and math
NeXXt Scholars is an initiative to increase opportunities for young women to pursue undergraduate degrees in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields at US women colleges. Benefits of this initiative include, five-year membership to the New York Academy of Sciences; individual STEM mentor and networking opportunities; incredible science, technology, engineering and math education environment with high-tech equipment and hands-on learning; act as an ambassador for your country.
Grand Valley has international merit scholarships available for students applying for Fall 2012 admission. All students that apply for admission will be considered for this award. This scholarship is worth $5,000 and is available to undergraduate and graduate students. The scholarship deadline is May 1.
Willamette’s Early Career and Career Change MBA is specifically designed for students with no previous work experience or for those seeking a change in their career. Offering merit-based scholarship consideration from 10% to 100% of tuition to all qualified applicants who apply for Fall 2012 by May 1. International applicants are encouraged to apply online.
International House offers a number of scholarship opportunities during the academic year to assist resident members with housing and living expenses and to ensure the exceptional geographic, cultural and economic diversity that is central to the mission of the House. Approximately 50 resident members each year hold leadership roles in the community for which they receive merit-based fellowships. Programme and resident fellows assist with planning, developing and implementing activities designed to create interaction and provide support for resident members across diverse cultures and thereby carry out the mission of International House. Each year International House awards $400,000 in scholarships and fellowships to approximately 250 resident members.
Randolph College offers a number of scholarships. The first and most prestigious being the Presidential Scholars Program. Presidential Scholars have a wide variety of achievements and aspirations. Students are eligible for academic scholarships upon submission of their application for admission. Academic scholarships range from $2,000 to $18,000. They’re awarded based on a variety of factors, including SAT scores and GPA. These awards are renewed annually based on academic performance. The application for admission serves as the application for an academic scholarship also.
Georgia College international graduate assistantships
Georgia College announced 10-15 international graduate assistantships available for fall 2012. The assistantship will waive approximately $13,000 of tuition per year in exchange for 10 hours of work per week. The application for the assistantship is found inside of the international graduate application for admission. Applicants for all graduate programs at Georgia College may apply for the assistantship. The application deadline is April 1.
The President's graduate fellowship programme at Rice University was established in the year 2000 to enhance the opportunity to attract the best students to Rice's over 30 graduate programmes. These fellowships are for entering graduate students intending to pursue a doctoral degree in the schools of engineering, humanities, natural sciences, and humanities, and graduate degrees in the schools of architecture and music.
St. Catherine University scholarships for undergraduate women
St Catherine University's scholarship is for approximately $18,500 per year. There are also award on-campus jobs valued at $2,500 to international students. Scholarships are awarded based on academic merit and financial need.
Email Aimee Thostenson ([email protected]) for questions or concerns. The deadline for female, Bachelor's level international students is March 15, 2012.
University Of Toledo international student tuition scholarships
The University of Toledo is one of 13 state universities in Ohio. The International Rocket Award is offered to new undergraduate international students who are entering the university as an adult, transfer, or directly from high school who have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The award covers one half of the out of state surcharge. The award is renewable and requires the student to maintain academic eligibility to attend UT and the successful completion of 30 credit hours each academic year. Students are eligible for this award until they earn an undergraduate degree, but must do so within 15 semesters over a maximum of five consecutive years.
Students who are selected for the International Rocket Award will be given the opportunity to compete for a limited number of scholarships. Students will be invited to write an essay on a topic selected by the International Scholarship Committee. The International Rocket Scholarship will cover the entire out of state surcharge and is renewable. Students are required to maintain academic eligibility to attend UT and must successfully complete 30 credit hours per academic year.
Darton College international student tuition fellowships
Darton College is located in Southwest Georgia. Each year, Darton College offers a limited number of fellowships to highly qualified international students. The Darton College International Student Fellowship Programme waives the out-of-state cost of tuition for eligible students. Students who receive this fellowship will pay the in-state tuition, which is approximately $2,412 (for the fall and spring semesters only).
This will be a savings of approximately $7,200 per year (including summer semester). In order to be eligible for an International Student Fellowship, applicants must meet all admissions requirements for enrolment into Darton College. Fellowship recipients must be enrolled full-time, with a minimum course load of twelve (12) credit hours. Recipients are also required to assist the college with campus and community activities. Continuation of Fellowship Awards is contingent upon the recipient’s academic performance and contributions to the campus and community.
University Of New Mexico international scholarships
The Amigo Scholarship programme, formally designated as the Competitive Scholarship Programme by the New Mexico Department of Higher Education, allows qualified international graduate students to pay in-state tuition rates (including differential tuition) and receive a $200.00 stipend per academic year if they meet the eligibility criteria. The Amigo Scholarship is a tuition-specific award and does not convert to a cash award if the recipient’s tuition is covered by other means, such as an assistantship or scholarship.
Frostburg State University international graduate fellowships
Frostburg State University is a student-cantered teaching and learning institution featuring experiential opportunities. The University offers students a distinctive and distinguished baccalaureate education along with a select set of applied master’s and doctoral programmes. Frostburg serves regional and state-wide economic and workforce development; promotes cultural enrichment, civic responsibility, and sustainability; and prepares future leaders to meet the challenges of a complex and changing global society.
Six International Graduate Fellowships are available each academic year for students possessing an F-1 or J-1 visa, a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0, and who have been admitted to one of Frostburg State University's graduate programmes. Applicants must apply and are chosen by a review committee based on academic qualification, experience, and professional goals. Awards are given for the academic year only. Awards may be renewed if the recipient maintains full-time enrolment, a cumulative GPA of 3.0, and remains in good academic standing. These awards cover the cost of tuition for up to 30 credit hours per academic year and recipients also receive $6,500 in an annual stipend.
Elizabethtown College international student scholarships
Elizabethtown College offers financial assistance to qualified international students in the form of an international scholarship available for all four years the student studies at Elizabethtown. The scholarship does not increase from year to year. The scholarships range in amount, up to half the cost of attendance, and are based on a student's academic record and financial need.
UC Global Scholarship is reserved exclusively for UC's international degree-seeking undergraduate students. The UC Global Scholarship is a merit-based award with multiple levels. Awards range from full tuition to $1,000 per year. It is renewable for the duration of a Bachelor’s degree programme (up to 12 quarters of study or 216 quarter hours) and the most common award amount is $5,000 per year.
To be eligible for consideration for the UC Global Scholarship, applicants must be international students completing high school at a US or foreign high school, international students entering UC directly from a foreign university, permanent residents and US citizens entering the university directly from a foreign high school or university, or international students who have completed (or are completing) an associate’s degree from an accredited US college.
East Tennessee State University academic merit scholarships
The International Students Academic Merit Scholarship at East Tennessee State University is open to new international students seeking a graduate or undergraduate degree. The scholarship covers 50% of the total of in and out-of-state tuition and maintenance fees only. No additional fees or costs are covered.
University Of California Berkeley graduate fellowships
The Graduate Division of the University of California Berkeley offers a variety of awards for entering graduate and doctoral students. Fellowships may provide a stipend, fees, and tuition to support the living and educational expenses of graduate study. Although Berkeley has a strong fellowship programme, the number of awards is limited. To be considered, you must be nominated by your department. If you are considered for a fellowship, your application will be judged competitively on the basis of the quality of your previous academic work, on the evidence of your ability to do research, and on your promise of becoming a productive scholar.
Entering students are eligible for Berkeley Fellowships (awarded to outstanding applicants to doctoral programmes in all fields; Chancellor's and Cota Robles Fellowships (awarded to exceptional applicants who enhance the diversity in the graduate student population at Berkeley); and Regent’s Fellowships (awarded to exceptional applicants to doctoral programmes in the humanities and social sciences who are planning a career in university teaching and research).
Syracuse University graduate assistantships and fellowships
Each year Syracuse University offers over 1,400 graduate assistantships to full-time matriculated graduate students to serve as teaching, research or administrative assistants. Graduate students holding a full assistantship work for an average of twenty hours a week during the academic year. The department making the appointment determines the salary the assistant receives, and many graduate assistants also receive tuition scholarships.
SU Graduate Fellowships consist of a stipend and a full-tuition scholarship (up to 30 credits for the academic year). Where appropriate, they are awarded for more than one academic year. Fellows are appointed annually, primarily from among incoming graduate students, although some returning students entering the final year of a terminal degree programme at Syracuse (e.g. MFA or PhD) receive these awards.
Portland State University international achievement scholarships
The International Achievement Scholarship of the Portland State University is awarded to approximately 30 incoming international undergraduate students on the basis of their academic achievement. Students who maintain high academic standing may receive renewed funding for up to four years. Eligible students typically have entering grade point averages (GPA) of at least 3.5 out of a possible 4.0 grading scale. Also, students who have not yet met the TOEFL/English Language Proficiency requirement are eligible for this scholarship; however, activation of the scholarship will be delayed until after the ESL restriction has been lifted and the students are fully eligible for unrestricted enrolment in academic classes.
All admitted students automatically will be considered for the scholarship. You are not required to submit a scholarship application form.
Each scholarship is worth approximately $17,500 USD per year. These scholarships are awarded as either a full out-of-state tuition waiver or a half out-of-state tuition waiver, and are awarded on the basis of demonstrated academic ability, evidence of extra-curricular involvement and financial need. To be considered for the ISS, applicants must have on file a completed application for admission and completed ISS application by the stated deadline.
Rider University international student scholarships and travel grants
Rider University welcomes international students from around the world and our freshman application deadline is March 1. At this time, there are still scholarships available. We also offer generous Travel Grants to international students. Take advantage of these opportunities and apply today! International students may contact us at admissions[MENTION=32618]rider[/MENTION].edu to receive further assistance.
Eastern Michigan University tuition and merit scholarships
The National Scholars Programme (NSP) scholarship of the Eastern Michigan University is a renewable award which pays the difference between in-state and out-of-state tuition (approximately $6,712 per year for two years). Open to incoming graduate students with a 3.6 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale from the equivalent of a US Bachelor’s degree.
The second award is the EMU Student Success Scholarship which offers $6,200 total award ($3,100 per year for a total of two years). The scholarship is open to incoming graduate students with a 3.2 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale from the equivalent of a US Bachelor’s degree.
The MSU International Graduate Student Award is available to any student who has graduated with a Bachelor’s or a Master's degree from one of Montclair State University's Global Partner Schools, applies and is admitted into a graduate programme at Montclair State University, and maintains the minimum academic requirements for retention in the graduate programme.
The award waives the out-of-state portion of the tuition and allows the student to pay the in-state tuition amount; this comes out to $3,000-$4,000 per semester. This award is not limited to a specified number of students, but is open to students who meet all three qualifications mentioned above.
The Wien International Scholarship Programme at Brandeis University, US, provides either full or partial need-based tuition awards to applicants who have demonstrated outstanding academic and personal achievement. More than 800 students from over 100 countries have come to Brandeis as Wien Scholars.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation undergraduate transfer scholarships
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is a private, independent foundation established by Jack Kent Cooke to help exceptionally promising students reach their full potential through education. Launched in 2000, the Foundation focuses in particular on students with financial need.
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship makes it possible for the nation’s top community college students to complete their Bachelor’s degrees by transferring to a four-year college or university. The Foundation provides up to $30,000 per year to each of approximately 50 deserving students selected annually. Each award is intended to cover a significant share of the student’s educational expenses – including tuition, living expenses, books and required fees – for the final two to three years necessary to achieve a Bachelor’s degree. Awards vary by individual, based on the cost of tuition as well as other grants or scholarships he or she may receive.
To be eligible for the program, students must be nominated by the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Faculty Representative at their two-year institution. Students cannot apply directly to the Foundation. Each two-year college may nominate up to four students (depending upon institution enrolment) each year to be considered for the scholarship.
New School international student fellowships and scholarships
The New School provides scholarships and fellowships programmes to degree students based on need, merit, or a combination of the two. Ten fellowships and scholarships are available for international students. These are designed to draw students from a variety of countries and regions around the world.
The Atlas Corps Fellowship is a 12-18 month, professional fellowship for the world’s best non-profit leaders. Fellows serve at host organisations to work on issues that complement their expertise and learn leadership skills, while sharing best practices. This prestigious fellowship includes health insurance, the Atlas Corps Nonprofit Management Series training program, flight and visa costs, and a living stipend to cover basic expenses (food, transportation, housing).
For eligibility, applicants must be under the age of 35, have at least a Bachelor's degree, be proficient in English, have two or more years of experience in the nonprofit/NGO/social sector, and be committed to returning to their home country after the 12-18 month fellowship.
Atlas Corps will be considering applications on a rolling basis. Apply by January 29th to be considered for the June 2012 class; applications received after that date will be considered for our September 2012 class.
Eastern Connecticut State University tuition scholarships
Eastern Connecticut State University's mission is to prepare students for community and industry leadership. There are 10 scholarships for international students. The Presidential Scholarship is a partial tuition waiver in the amount of $5,000 ($3,000 for students who live off campus) per academic year. It is renewable each year until completion of an undergraduate degree as long as qualified international students are in good academic standing.
Located in Tiffin, Ohio, Tiffin University offers merit based scholarships to undergraduate and graduate international students. Scholarships are calculated after the admissions review process and can be up to 40% off of tuition.
Stephen F Austin State University tuition scholarships
Stephen F. Austin State University is a comprehensive, regional institution located in Nacogdoches, Texas. The university offers scholarships for international students with a GPA of over 3.0. These scholarships are awarded to students who will contribute to the increased diversity for international representation at the university. The amount of the scholarship is $1,000 per year. Students who receive the $1,000 OIP Scholarship are also eligible for Texas resident tuition rates — a savings of thousands of dollars each semester.