Honors College Academic Excellence Award

Awarded by : The University of Illinois at Chicago

Updated on Aug 23, 2022
Amrita Kaur

University Research Analyst

Honors College Academic Excellence Award

  • Applicable for

    The University of Illinois at Chicago in USA

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 6,21,440/-

  • No. of students to be awarded

    Varies

  • Course Level

    Bachelors

  • Intake year

    Sep 2023

  • Final application deadline

    01 Feb 2023

  • Type of scholarships

    Merit

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Scholarship Overview

  • The Honors College offers a limited number of scholarships for incoming first-year students. All Honors College scholarships are based on merit, while some are also based on need, as determined by FAFSA. These scholarships are awarded to applicants based on the strength of the admissions application. No additional scholarship application must be completed to be considered. Admission to the Honors College does not guarantee a scholarship.

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in The University of Illinois at Chicago in USA

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: USD 8,000 => Rs 6,21,440

Conversion rate used: 1 USD = Rs. 82.46 (last updated 28th October 2022)

Scholarship amount will be given: One Time

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship

  • $8,000 yearly
  • Renewable up to four years
  • Only applicable to tuition

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies

Scholarship Eligibility

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 80)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6.5)
PTE Required (minimum score 54)
12 Required

Eligibility

  • Applicants must meet course specific entry requirements
  • Academic Qualifications: Secondary School Certificate (SSC), Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC), 3 Year Diploma (Completed after Secondary Certificate of Education)
  • demonstrate english language proficiency
  • TOEFL- 80, IELTS- 6.5, PTE- 54
  • This scholarship is awarded to applicants based on the strength of the admissions application

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +238 more

Application Process for this scholarship

  • Submit English proficiency test scores, if required, or qualify for an exemption to the English proficiency requirement. 
  • Transcripts, marksheets and other academic credentials 
  • Syllabus of international coursework - showing subjects with course descriptions
  •  In the “Questions” tab of the UIC First Year Supplement, apply to the UIC Honors College and submit the two required Honors College Essays ? (400-500 word limit for each question)
    •  Please describe in detail ways that you have sought out academic challenges and personal growth opportunities while in high school. Examples can include activities both inside or outside of your school
    •  In its mission statement, the UIC Honors College is described as a community of scholars whose goal is to enrich the educational experience of undergraduates and allow the faculty and students of all disciplines to interact in teaching, learning, and research. How will your engagement with the Honors College foster your academic, personal, and professional growth? 
  • Submit two (2) letters of recommendation: Letters should be from people who can attest to the applicant’s academic and professional capabilities; family members are not acceptable sources.

 The Honors College will begin to review your application after you have been offered admission to one of UIC’s undergraduate colleges, where you will pursue your major.

No additional scholarship application must be completed to be considered. Admission to the Honors College does not guarantee a scholarship.

Scholarship Application

Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date February 01, 2023 Not Available

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

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