International Student Scholarship Application

To be considered for the HSU International Student Scholarship, please complete this application.

Humboldt State University will consider all F1 visa holders for scholarship assistance based on academic merit and financial need. Scholarships are awarded for up to one academic year or semester for any degree program, provided that the student meets the appropriate requirements and makes satisfactory academic progress. Annual increases to awards are not available. Students must re-apply each academic year and maintain a 3.0 GPA and full time enrollment.

International scholarships are the main source of University funding available to F1 visa holders. Additionally, international students may apply for on-campus employment and may work up to 20 hours per week.

U.S. citizens and permanent residents may be considered for state or federal financial assistance; these students should submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is available upon request.

Open to: This award is open to new, incoming undergraduate & graduate, degree-seeking international students as well as current undergraduate international students who hold an F1 visa.
Criteria: Academic performance and financial need
Amount: Approximately $1,000 as funds are available, applied to your out-of-state tuition fees
Application Deadline: May 15th for Fall, October 1st for Spring

In an essay, please:

1) Tell us in your own words how attending HSU will contribute to your academic and career goals.
2) Tell us about your involvement in student clubs, community activities, and any professional experience.
3) Tell us about your financial need.

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Please submit two letters of recommendations.
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Certification
By my signature below, I understand and accept all conditions and terms of this scholarship. I further understand that I am not guaranteed a scholarship award by submitting this application. If awarded a scholarship, I will maintain full time status and good academic standing as an F-1 international student. I hereby certify that all the information I have provided is correct.