PSU International Achievement Scholarship
Portland State University is excited to introduce the PSU International Achievement Scholarship for the academic session 2020/21. This esteemed scholarship is designed to recognize and support new international students based on their exceptional academic accomplishments.
Embarking on Excellence
At Portland State University (PSU), we believe in nurturing the brightest minds from around the world. Our primary goal is to provide unwavering support to exceptionally talented students who aspire to pursue their undergraduate studies in the United States, specifically at PSU.\
Unveiling the Opportunity
Here's your golden opportunity to secure funding for your educational journey as you commence your undergraduate studies at PSU. Our scholarship program aims to alleviate financial barriers and pave the way for your academic success.
Exploring Portland State University
Established in 1946, Portland State University has been a beacon of academic excellence, dedicated to fostering an equitable and sustainable future. Our commitment extends beyond conventional education, encompassing urban engagement and expanding opportunities for all.
Successful candidates for the PSU International Achievement Scholarship will receive a generous annual award of up to $4,500. This financial support is a testament to our dedication to your educational aspirations.
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Application Deadline: September 1, 2020
- University: Portland State University
- Department: Not Applicable
- Award: Up to $4,500
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: Not specified
- Nationality: Open to international students
- Location: United States
PSU International Achievement Scholarship Eligibility
Who Can Apply?
The PSU International Achievement Scholarship is open to students of all nationalities who are interested in pursuing undergraduate courses across a wide spectrum of 250 subject areas.
Criteria for Consideration
To be eligible for this prestigious scholarship, applicants must fulfill the following criteria:
- Master's and doctoral candidates may be eligible, contingent upon funding availability.
- Students who have yet to meet the TOEFL/English Language Proficiency requirement can apply. However, the scholarship activation will be deferred until the ESL restriction is lifted and students attain unrestricted enrollment eligibility for academic classes.
- The International Achievement award is exclusively for new applicants, allowing up to 12 terms for freshmen and six terms for transfer students. Regrettably, currently enrolled students at Portland State University cannot avail of this opportunity.
Applying for the Scholarship
- Steps to Secure Your Scholarship
- Begin by enrolling in an undergraduate program at Portland State University.
- Upon enrollment, complete the application form to access the scholarship fund.
- Necessary Documentation
- Ensure you provide a photocopy (not the original) of the required documents to the institution that initially issued them.
Eligible candidates usually possess a minimum entering grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 on a 4.0 grading scale.
Meeting Language Requirements
Applicants must satisfy the English Language Requirements stipulated by the university.
Your Journey Begins Here
Embark on a transformative educational journey at Portland State University with the PSU International Achievement Scholarship. Seize this opportunity to unlock your potential, broaden your horizons, and make a lasting impact on the world.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
1. Who is eligible for the PSU International Achievement Scholarship?
The scholarship is open to students of all nationalities who intend to pursue undergraduate studies at Portland State University.
2. Can master's and doctoral candidates apply for this scholarship?
Yes, they can apply, subject to funding availability.
3. Is English proficiency mandatory for application?
While applicants who haven't met the TOEFL/English Language Proficiency requirement can apply, scholarship activation awaits the lifting of ESL restrictions.
4. Can current Portland State University students apply for this scholarship?\
No, the International Achievement Award is exclusively for new applicants.
5. What's the scholarship application deadline?
The application deadline is September 1, 2020.
6. How can I apply for the PSU International Achievement Scholarship?
To apply, enroll in an undergraduate program at Portland State University and complete the scholarship application form.
7. What are the scholarship benefits?
Successful candidates can receive an annual award of up to $4,500.