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international student scholarships

This past year the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire awarded scholarships to approximately 30 incoming international students.  Most of the scholarship recipients had grade point averages (GPAs) of 3.0 or higher.  This equates to a “B” average or higher.  Along with high academic marks, they were involved in activities such as student clubs and organizations, volunteering, athletics, academic competitions, and leadership opportunities.  The average scholarship amount that was awarded to students was $3,500.

Scholarship Application Deadlines:

The scholarship review committee meets periodically to review scholarship applications. Final deadlines for scholarship applications are:
June 1 for students enrolling in the fall (September) semester
December 1 for students enrolling in the spring (January) semester
Scholarship applications received after the deadlines will only be considered if funding is still available.

Incoming International Student Scholarship Application (pdf file)
Incoming Israeli Student Scholarship Application (pdf file available July 1)

If you meet the eligibility requirements and cannot access the online application,
please contact the Admissions Office to request a paper copy.

Scholarship Eligibility Amount
Incoming International Student Scholarship Must be admitted to UW-Eau Claire as an incoming international student Amount varies (typical award is $1,000 - $5,000), renewable
Incoming Israeli Student Scholarship – Temple Sholom and UW-Eau Claire Must be admitted to UW-Eau Claire as an incoming international student from Israel
Amount varies (minimum award of $2,000), renewable
Hanoi Amsterdam High School Scholarship
  1. Must be a graduate of Hanoi Amsterdam
    High School
  2. Must apply as an international student and be admitted to UWEC (U.S. citizens and permanent residents are not eligible)
  3. Not available to students participating in the Intensive English Program
Application Procedure:
Submit an international student application and all supporting documents by the deadlines. There is no separate application for this particular scholarship.

Application Deadlines:
  • Fall (September) semester – May 1st
  • Spring (January) semester – November 1st
Special Notes:
The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize and mobilize outstanding students from Hanoi Amsterdam High School in Hanoi, Vietnam. The scholarship aims to attract Hanoi Amsterdam students to UWEC as some of the best and brightest students.
$5,000 per year, renewable for up to nine semesters; 3 scholarships available; notification given upon acceptance

Students receiving this scholarship are not eligible for the Incoming International Student Scholarship.

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Please contact the Admissions Office,, if you have any questions about incoming student scholarships, or if you cannot access the scholarship application. Further scholarship information can be found on the Financial Aid web site or return to incoming student scholarships web page.
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