1st Place: $1,500
2nd Place: $1,250
3rd Place: $1,000
4th Place: $750
“How will an international education
help me make a difference in the world?”
Applicants must respond to the Scholarship
Question using a minimum of 750 words and
a maximum of 1,000 words.
All international students
in active F, J, M or Q visa status currently enrolled
in a US institute of higher education.*
* See the official Rules and Guidelines for full eligibility criteria.
Students studying in the states of New York,
Maryland, and South Dakota are not eligible
for this scholarship.
April 15, 2018 (Scholarships will be announced
the week of May 4, 2018)
Essays are evaluated and winners are selected
based on the following criteria:
Advisor’s reason for nominating the student (10%)