International Resident Scholarships
The following scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen with non-U.S. residency status. A limited number of scholarships are available; meeting the criteria for an award does not guarantee that an offer will be made. All specific scholarship award amounts are listed in U.S. dollars.
International Tuition Grant
Awarded to a limited number of incoming freshmen with non-U.S. residency status applying from outside the United States. It is based on academic performance, extracurricular activities, essay and geographic diversity. Grant values range from approximately $1,000 to $25,000 annually for eight semesters. Priority consideration will be given to students who apply to MSU by December 1 and who submit an ACT or SAT score. Students applying after December 1 may also qualify as funds are available. This scholarship is not available to U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or transfer students.
See the International Tuition Grant eligibility requirements for further details regarding this award.
Awarded to a select group of international undergraduate students who demonstrate a commitment to furthering the #YouAreWelcomeHere message by bridging intercultural divides. Covers 50 percent of tuition annually, renewable for eight semesters. #YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship application required. This scholarship cannot be stacked on top of the International Tuition Grant
Honors Distinction Scholarship
Awarded to non-resident Honors College invitees who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents or citizens of Canada or Mexico; $5,000 annually; eight semesters.
Honors Excellence Scholarship
Awarded to non-Michigan residents and international students who are Honors College invitees with an ACT composite score of at least 33, an SAT total score of at least 1500 (Critical Reading + Math only), or semifinalist standing in the National Merit program; $13,000 annually; eight semesters.
Awarded to a limited number of Honors College invitees with exceptional academic records. Professorial Assistants receive an annual stipend of approximately $3,500 for faculty-mentored research or scholarly activity, renewable for four semesters.* International students are eligible to receive this award. Eligibility criteria for fall 2021 applicants will be updated as soon as possible. Visit the Honors College website for more information about the Professorial Assistantship program, including the current eligibility criteria.
Global Neighbors Scholarship
Awarded to a limited number of academically talented applicants; $6,000 annually for eight semesters.
Global Spartan Scholarship
Awarded to a limited number of academically talented applicants; $1,000 annually for two semesters.
Red Cedar Scholarship
Awarded to dependents or grandchildren of MSU alumni; $1,250 annually, renewable for eight semesters.
Presidential Study Abroad Scholarship
Awarded for use with an MSU-sponsored or co-sponsored study abroad program outside of the United States; $3,000 or $5,000, depending upon the length of the program. Award must be used with the first eight semesters of enrollment as an undergraduate at MSU or before completion of the undergraduate degree, whichever occurs first.
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