The #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship recognizes international students who have a vision for enhancing intercultural understanding and have demonstrated leadership abilities through prior high school and community experiences. This scholarship will range from $3,000 to $10,000 annually and combined with our generous merit scholarships that range from $8,000 to $21,000, your total WNE awards will cover at least 50% of our annual tuition. Scholarships are renewable annually providing you maintain satisfactory academic progress. The scholarship is open to students of all academic majors and fields of study.
- Be a first-year international applicant. An international applicant is an individual who holds citizenship in a country outside the United States and who does not also possess US citizenship or permanent residency.
- Attend (or have graduated from) a secondary school outside of the United States.
- Demonstrate interest and personal initiative in activities involving intercultural learning and exchange.
- Demonstrate leadership qualities.
- Apply for admission. For more information on our admissions process, click here.
- Submit the one-page #YouAreWelcomeHere application and the personal statement by February 15, 2019. The application for the scholarship can be found on your admission student portal after you are accepted.
- If awarded a scholarship, claim it by submitting a tuition deposit by May 1.
- Application Deadline: February 15, 2019
- Enrollment Deposit Deadline: May 1, 2019