Scholarships Merit-based
University of Memphis

International Merit Scholarship

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Disciplines
Various benefits
Grant
United States
Location
31 Jul 2024
Application deadline

About

The International Merit Scholarship is offered at University of Memphis.

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

One

Grant

Tuition fee waiver

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

The University of Memphis (UofM) selectively awards competitive merit-based scholarships for newly admitted degree-seeking international students on an F-1 visa taking classes on campus. University of Memphis value scholarly achievement and academic success and want to attract the best and brightest students to join our cutting-edge programs and to learn from our world-renowned faculty.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

Award amounts vary and can potentially cover the difference in cost of international and domestic non-Tennessee resident tuition rates. This scholarship cannot be combined with other UofM institutional scholarships. Exceptions are allowed for departmental funding.

 

Eligibility

Undergraduate Student Eligibility Requirements:

  • Students must meet at least one of the following criteria eligibility requirements as an incoming undergraduate:
  • 25 ACT or 1200 SAT equivalent;
  • 3.25 U.S.A. equivalent High School GPA as determined by a credential evaluation agency.
  • To maintain this scholarship award, students must be continuously enrolled in full-time credit hours each fall and spring semester. Additionally, students must earn a 2.75 UofM GPA or higher in the first two semesters and a 3.0 UofM GPA or higher for subsequent semesters. This scholarship is a four-year (eight semesters) renewable scholarship requiring recipients to take a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester. 

Graduate Student Eligibility Requirements:

Students must meet at least one of the following criteria eligibility requirements as an incoming graduate:

  • 310 GRE with at least 150 in GRE Verbal AND 150 in GRE Quantitative AND 2.5 AWA or equivalent GMAT scores;
  • 3.25 U.S.A. equivalent undergraduate degree GPA as determined by a credential evaluation agency (www.naces.org) or relevant masters degree from an accredited and approved institution.

To maintain this scholarship award, students must be continuously enrolled in full-time credit hours each fall and spring semester. Additionally, students must earn a 3.0 UofM GPA or higher every semester. 

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

United States

Nationality

Any

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

31 Jul 2024

Supplemental Questions

Graduate International Merit Scholarship

Are you planning to attend classes on the University of Memphis campus?

Please upload your National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) approved credential evaluation:

Please upload your Standardized Test Score Report (ACT, SAT or GRE):

Which will be your first semester of enrollment at the University of Memphis?

Will you be attending classes on a F1 Visa?

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