Scholarships for International Students
Youngstown State University
We provide the following scholarships for qualified applicants. Qualified frenshman applicants may be eligile for both INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE GPA BASED SCHOLARSHIP and YSU HONORS COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS.
1. INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE GPA BASED SCHOLARSHIP
Based on a 4.0 scale GPA;
Available to incoming international freshmen only.
This renewable scholarship will be added to your admission automatically for eligible applicants (student does not need to apply separately).
$1,000 International Access Award
$4,000 International Achievement Award
3.7 and above equivalent
$7,000 International Scholar Award
(Please click YSU HONORS COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS for details, eligible students have to apply separately from admission applications; freshman only)
* Deadline: February 15th
* Qualifying SAT score for exams taken prior to March 2016 (composite for critical reading and math scores only).
YSU Honor College
Transfer Student Scholarships are $1,500 and $1,000 three-year renewable scholarships available to transfer students. The $1,500 award is available to students transferring to YSU with 12 transferable semester credit hours and a 3.5 GPA. The $1,000 award is available to students transferring to YSU with 12 transferable semester credit hours and a 3.0 to 3.49 GPA. See the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship's web site for detailed information. Scholarship awarded to undergraduate students only.
YSU Foundation Scholarship: Yes
Scholarship Amount: $1,000 - $1,500
Awards Available: Varies
Deadline Date: February 15
Renewable: Yes, with GPA requirements
Contact Information: Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships, firstname.lastname@example.org 330-941-3505
5. SPORTS SCHOLARSHIPS INFORMATION for Athlete applicants
This is a restricted scholarship for the benefit of international students indigenous to North or Central America, or children of parents from those regions now living in the United States of America. Applicants must be enrolled full-time with a minimum 2.8 GPA. Preference will be given to students who are Native American or from Guatemala majoring in Education, Business, Graphic Design, Nursing or Health Professions, Criminal Justice or any STEM major.
YSU Foundation Scholarship: No
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Awards Available: Up to 2 per year
Deadline Date: None
Renewable: Yes (recipient must remain in good standing)
Contact Information: Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships, 330-941-3505
Click FERNDALE FOUNDATION, INC. SCHOLARSHIP to apply.
7. THE STEPHEN AND BRIGITTA S. HANZLEY INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
Scholarship for current International Students: The Stephen and Brigitta S. Hanzley International Scholarship was established in 2000. It awards up to $1000 financial assistance for one year, renewable through selection, to undergraduate international students studying at Youngstown State University.
For more scholarships information, please visit Financial Aid and Scholarships website.
Awards for Scandinavians– The American Scandinavian Foundation
The Rowe Fund – provides interest-free loans to qualified persons from Latin American and Caribbean countries to help finance graduate, postgraduate, and the final two years of undergraduate studies.