The #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship recognizes international students who have a vision for enhancing intercultural understanding and have demonstrated leadership abilities through prior high school and community experiences. This scholarship will range from $3,000 to $10,000 annually and combined with our generous merit scholarships that range from $15,000 to $29,000, your total WNE awards will cover at least 50% of our annual tuition. Scholarships are renewable annually providing you maintain satisfactory academic progress. The scholarship is open to students of all academic majors and fields of study.
- Be a first-year international applicant. An international applicant is an individual who holds citizenship in a country outside the United States and who does not also possess US citizenship or permanent residency.
- Demonstrate interest and personal initiative in activities involving intercultural learning and exchange.
- Demonstrate leadership qualities.
- Apply for admission by clicking here. For more information about our international admissions process, click here.
- Submit the one-page #YouAreWelcomeHere application and the personal statement by April 1, 2023. The application for the scholarship can be found on your Applicant Status Page after you are accepted.
- If awarded a scholarship, claim it by submitting a tuition deposit by May 1, 2023.
- Application Deadline: April 1, 2023
- Enrollment Deposit Deadline: May 1, 2023