International Student Scholarships
Scholarships available for international students at Northern Arizona University:
International Excellence Award
Global Achievement Award
Indonesian Student Scholarship
International Baccalaureate Scholarship
Khursheed Fatima Scholarship
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
International Excellence Award
The International Excellence Award is a merit-based tuition waiver for new F-1 undergraduate, degree-seeking international students admitted directly into a university bachelor’s degree program.
F-1 undergraduate, degree-seeking international students applying to the
Flagstaff campus will be considered.
There are a limited number of these scholarships and priority will be
given to applicants that apply by the recommended deadlines of March 1 for fall
semester and October 1 for spring semester.
In addition, students with at least 3.0 GPA or equivalent will be given
priority consideration for this award.
Students entering under an agreement are excluded from consideration.
The award cannot be deferred and the
acceptance of the award must be signed, scanned and returned to
firstname.lastname@example.org no later than May 1 for students accepted for fall semester
and November 1 for students accepted for spring semester.
The award is for $10,000 for the
first academic year only; $5,000 for the first fall and $5,000 for the first
spring semester of enrollment and is applicable to tuition only.
Priority consideration is given to
applicants that apply by March 1 for fall semester and October 1 for spring
semester. All applicants are
Recipients will be notified of this
award in their official Northern Arizona University acceptance packet.
Service Requirements for Recipients
this award are required to attend a meeting with the scholarship program
officer early each semester to plan their community service activities and
projects, and then to carry through with their commitment to community service
with various activities on and off-campus each academic term. Past community
service activities included school visits and presentations to elementary
students on your country, student calling campaigns and international events on
campus like the International Student Festival. Student participation in
community service projects through CIE is mandatory for all scholarship
recipients. Please note that student participation with community service
projects will be evaluated as part of the consideration process for future
scholarship applications. Additional information about the required community
service will be provided by the scholarship program officer.
If you are a student receiving an International
Baccalaureate diploma and are admitted to Northern Arizona University as an
undergraduate, first-degree seeking student, you are eligible to receive $5,000
per year for tuition.
You may not combine this award with other tuition awards. It
is renewable for up to eight semesters if you maintain a 2.5 GPA and complete
30 credit hours per year. Learn more about the award.
This fund is established by Samia Ashraf in memory of her
mother, Khursheed Fatima.
scholarship, up to $11,000 for two semesters at Northern Arizona University, is
awarded to one student to cover tuition and fees, then books and supplies.
To be eligible for this award, you must meet these requirements:
- be an enrolled, degree-seeking undergraduate
- have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.8
- demonstrate financial need
- demonstrate academic promise
- preference shall be given to a female student from South Asia (Pakistan, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Bhutan, or Afghanistan)
For more details, as well as an application, please contact your international student adviser.
Open to Phi Theta Kappa students who are currently attending
a two-year college and who will be attending Northern Arizona University the
following semester as an undergraduate, first-degree-seeking student.
You may not combine this award with other tuition awards. To
be considered, complete the application and provide a photocopy of your
membership card. To learn more about the award and to review the application,
please click here.
These websites are not affiliated with NAU and are provided as an additional resource to funding that may be available to international students.