Study in USA: Temple University #YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship 2023/2024 for International Students

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Ifeoma Chuks

Temple University USA awards merit scholarships to international students with strong academic records. 

Application Deadline: 1st February 2023

April 1: Announcement of scholarship winners

About the Award: In 2016, Temple pioneered a nationwide welcome message from U.S. higher education to international students around the world. Through the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship, Temple recognizes international students who demonstrate a vision for enhancing intercultural understanding. Temple was one of the first nine universities to make an initial commitment to the #YouAreWelcomeHere initiative. Every year, we select two first-year students to receive an annual, renewable scholarship of $20,000.

Type: Undergraduate

Eligibility: To be considered for the Temple University #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship, you must

  • 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 U.S. citizenship or permanent residency.
  • attend (or have graduated from) a secondary school outside of the U.S.
  • demonstrate interest and personal initiative in activities involving intercultural learning and exchange.

Eligible Countries: International

To be Taken at (Country): USA

Number & Duration of Awards: 2

Value of Temple University Award: Every year, we select two first-year students to receive an annual, renewable scholarship of $20,000.

How to Apply: Three Steps to Apply

Here’s what you need to do to apply for the scholarship.

  • Apply for admission using the Common Application.
  • Submit the #YouAreWelcomeHere application and corresponding essay or video to by Feb. 1. If submitting a large video file, please share a link to the video.
  • If you are awarded a scholarship, you must claim it by submitting an enrollment deposit by May 1.
  • It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.

Visit Award Webpage for Details

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