International Student and Scholar Services Scholarships (need-based awards)

Awarded by : University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Updated on Jul 27, 2021
Linsha Singh

University Research Analyst

International Student and Scholar Services Scholarships (need-based awards)

  • Applicable for

    University of Minnesota, Twin Cities in USA

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 3,66,200/-

  • No. of students to be awarded


  • Course Level


  • Intake year

    Sep 2021

  • Final application deadline

    01 Feb 2022

  • Type of scholarships

    Need, Merit

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Scholarship Overview

  • A small number of additional need-based scholarships for international students are also available through International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)
  • Various scholarships are available for new international students based on criteria such as financial need, academic merit, and educational goals

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Minnesota, Twin Cities in USA

  • This scholarship is available for all students applying for an undergraduate course at this university

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: USD 5,000 => Rs 3,66,200

Conversion rate used: 1 USD = Rs. 77.68 (last updated 8th June 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

  • Awards ranged between $1,000-$5,000

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 79)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6.5)
PTE Required (minimum score 59)
12 Required


  • All international freshmen students are automatically considered for the Global Excellence Scholarship (a merit-based scholarship for international students)
  • Candidates are more likely to receive an award if they demonstrate financial need within the range of available scholarship funding

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +238 more

Application Process for this scholarship

  • English language proficiency test score
  • Secondary school transcript(s)
  • SAT and/or ACT test results—preferred but not required
  • Application Form
  • An English translation for all documents not issued in English
  • Several Essays

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 start date Not Available
  • Applications for fall 2022 will open in October.
Application final end date February 01, 2022
  • Application Deadline to apply for the scholarship is 1/2/2022
  • To be eligible for consideration for the need-based scholarships, students must complete their application for admission by the regular deadline 1 January
Notification Date April 01, 2022
  • Successful applicants will be notified by April 1

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

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