#YouAreWelcomeHere International Scholarships is awarded to excellent applicants who are looking at pursuing a degree program at Stony Brook University – USA.

Stony Brook will proudly recognize two first-year international students with a vision for enhancing intercultural understanding. Awardees will be offered an annual, renewable scholarship to cover 50% of their tuition (currently $12,370 USD per year).

Eligible Countries: International

Type: Undergraduate

Value Of Awards: 50% of tuition fees coverage

Number of Awards: 2


  • Applicant must be a first-year, undergraduate international applicant to Stony Brook University for the fall 2020 semester.
  • Applicant must be an international applicant who wishes to study in the U.S. under a student (F-1) visa. Those with valid B-1 or B-2 visas must change their status to F-1, or 2)
  • Applicant must have Demonstrated leadership skills, interests and personal initiative in activities involving leadership, intercultural learning, and plans to apply these at Stony Brook University.
  • Applicants must have required TOEFL/SAT scores to apply for a course at the university

How To Apply:

1. Apply for admission to Stony Brook by the January 15, 2020 deadline.

2. Submit all required credentials (transcripts and TOEFL/SAT scores) by  February 1, 2020.

3. Submit the #YouAreWelcomeHere Application in your Stony Brook applicant portal by February 1, 2020 including your 500-1000 word essay or a two-to-five minute video (include link to video or e-mail it separately to enrollintl@stonybrook.edu) telling us about your leadership skills in your school or community, and how you plan to continue applying your leadership skills at Stony Brook University. You will be sent login information for your applicant portal several days after submitting your application for admission.

Visit The Official Website For More Information

Applications Deadline: January 15, 2020