East Tennessee State University International Students Academic Merit Scholarship

East Tennessee State University International Students Academic Merit Scholarship: You are invited to apply for international students Academic Merit Scholarship. The International Students Academic Merit Scholarship is available to eligible new international students seeking a graduate or undergraduate degree.

This Scholarship may not be combined with other scholarships that cover tuition costs (Creative Arts, Honors in Discipline, Grad Assistantship, Graduate Tuition Scholarship, Government funding, Fulbright grants, etc.  Scholarship cannot be used when students are paying in-state, or Erate tuition.-


Scholarship Sponsor(s):  East Tennessee State University, USA

Scholarships to be taken at:  East Tennessee State University, USA

Scholarship Type:  Tuition award

Scholarship Worth:  Graduate ($11,500) & Undergrad ($12,500) per year

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Undergraduate & Graduate

Nationality: International students


East Tennessee State University Merit Scholarship | Eligibility Criteria

Candidates are expected to meet the following eligibility conditions to be considered for the Academic Merit Scholarship;

  • Apply for admission to ETSU undergraduate admissionsgraduate admissions)
  • Have or plan to have an F-1 or J-1 student visa (F-1 Visa information, J-1 Visa information).
  • Have a demonstrated record of academic achievement.
  • Minimum 3.0 high school GPA on the US 4.0 scale (freshman applicants)
  • Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA on the US 4.0 scale (undergraduate transfer applicants and graduate applicants)
  • English Language Requirement: Applicants may be required to provide evidence of meeting the East Tennessee State University’s minimum English language proficiency requirements.


Application Procedures

  • How-to-Apply: All international students who apply for admission to the university are considered for the scholarship. Upon admission, applicants who meet the criteria above will be offered the scholarship automatically
  • Applicants who qualify for the scholarship will receive notice of the award in their admission letter.  Students who wish to accept the scholarship must complete and submit a scholarship acceptance form within three weeks from the date on the admissions letter.

Application Deadline:  Ongoing

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