The #YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship recognizes international students who have a vision for enhancing intercultural understanding and have demonstrated leadership skills. The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities will award two annual, renewable scholarships covering $16,000 per year for four years. The scholarship is open to incoming freshmen undergraduate international students of all academic majors and fields of study, and it is applied to tuition costs. This scholarship cannot be combined with the Global Excellence Scholarship.
Be a freshman international applicant admitted to the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. An international applicant is an individual who holds citizenship in a country outside the United States and who does not also possess U.S. citizenship or permanent residency.
Maintain F-1 immigration status while enrolled at the University of Minnesota.
Demonstrate interest and initiative in leadership and intercultural learning.
Complete your application for admission and submit all supporting documents to the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities by our Early Action deadline of November 1.