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International Undergraduate Student Scholarships

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Wright State University’s International Scholarship Program is merit-based and designed to recognize academically outstanding international first-year and transfer students for the 2021-2022 academic year. Scholarships range in value from $2,000 to full tuition, renewable for up to 3 years (the scholarship is valid for 4 years total).

University Center for International Education (UCIE) Undergraduate Merit Scholarship

You will be considered for the UCIE Undergraduate Merit scholarship upon admission into the university, no scholarship application is needed. Funds are offered as available, so apply today!

For students attending directly from high school, the scholarship is based on your high school GPA. If you are transferring from another institution the GPA is based on your previous undergraduate GPA.

Cumulative High school or Undergraduate GPA

Annual Scholarship Offer

3.0 - 3.49

$2,000.00

3.5 - 3.74

$4,000.00

3.75 and above

$6,000.00

Scholarship Details

  • Students may receive only one Academic Performance Scholarship or tuition discount
  • No Scholarship application is needed
  • Students must be enrolled full time
  • The scholarship is divided evenly between the fall and spring semesters
  • Renewable contingent on maintaining a 2.5 GPA and earning a total of 24 credit hours during the fall and spring semesters
  • Funds are awarded as available, so apply for undergraduate admission early
  • Can be used for undergraduate tuition only

 

#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship

Through the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship, Wright State University recognizes international students who demonstrate a vision for enhancing intercultural understanding.  In Fall 2021, we will select two first-year students to receive a renewable scholarship of $10,000 per year for four years. To be considered for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship, you must be a first-year international applicant. As an international applicant, you must have attended or have graduated from a secondary school outside of the U.S. and demonstrated interest and personal initiative in activities involving intercultural learning and exchange. The deadline to apply is May 1, 2021, so apply today!

How to Apply

  1. First, you must apply and be accepted into Wright State University as a first-year international applicant.
  2. Next, submit the one-page #YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship application and essay. Please contact international-admissions@wright.edu if you have any questions.

Scholarship Details

  • Students may receive only one institutional Academic Performance/Merit Scholarship or tuition discount
  • Students must be enrolled full time
  • The scholarship is divided evenly between the fall and spring semesters
  • Renewable contingent on maintaining a 2.5 GPA and earning a total of 24 credit hours during the fall and spring semesters
  • Funds are awarded as available, so apply for undergraduate admission early
  • Can be used for undergraduate tuition only