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#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship

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United States
20 Oct 2024
Application deadline


U.S. institutions offer a wide array of programs with a wide array of tuition and fees. Find information about special opportunities and financial aid provisions that U.S. higher education institutions offer international students, such as scholarships, in-state tuition benefits, waived application fees and deadlines, and similar provisions.


Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award



50% tuition

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


The University of Idaho is proud to offer two annual, renewable scholarships for up to four years of study that are worth 50% tuition at the time of initial matriculation. The scholarships are open to first-year international students admitted for undergraduate degree-seeking study at the University of Idaho and may not be combined with Invitation to Idaho scholarships. 

Applicable programmes


Renewable scholarships for up to four years of study that are worth 50% tuition at the time of initial matriculation. 


  • Be a first-year international applicant to University of Idaho.
  • 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.
  • Complete a scholarship application containing a 500-1000 word essay or a two-to-five minute video describing your aspirations to conduct projects, research, employment, or other experiences that will advance intercultural learning. (Note: You will have to be admitted to access the application and use the same email address and password used on your University of Idaho application.)

Scholarship Maintenance

  • Scholarship can be renewed for up to four years (Fall and Spring semesters only).
  • Participate in a minimum of 10 hours per semester of cultural sharing and engagement with the local community through an internship with the International Programs Office.
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Enroll and successfully complete a minimum of 12 credits (exception may be granted) for Fall and Spring semesters.

Scholarship requirements




United States



Study experience required

High school




Application deadline

20 Oct 2024

Apply for admission to U of I before the admission application deadline.

Submit the #YouAreWelcomeHere application before the scholarship application deadline. (Tip: use the same email address and password from your University of Idaho application.)

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