Applications are being accepted from outstanding students for the International Distinction in Education Award offered by the University of Iowa.

Course Level: Undergraduate

Award: $500 – $10,000 per year

Access Mode: Online

Number of Awards: NA

Nationality: International

The award can be taken in the United States

  • Eligible Countries: Applications are open to international students
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: The sponsorship will be awarded for Undergraduate degree in any subject offered by the university
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, International students entering the fall (August) 2020 term will be considered for a limited number of merit awards. Scholarship selection is competitive, and is based on holistic review of all application information, high school marks/grades, and ACT or SAT scores.

How to Apply: To apply for the award, applicants must take admission at the university. After then apply for this online application process.

  • Supporting Documents: If you wish to participate, you need to submit the application page, two essays (Statement of Proposed Study and Personal Statement – every 750 words or less), an unofficial grade report (from MyUI Student Portal), and two letters of reference (UI faculty/Teaching Assistants).
  • Admission Requirements: Candidates must be in good academic standing. They must have a minimum 3.33 UI cumulative GPA as reported on the unofficial UI grade report
  • Language Requirement: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Benefits: The University will provide the award amount of $500 – $10,000 per year to the successful candidates.

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Application Deadline: May 1