International Student Tuition Support Scholarship

    Completed application must be submitted to the International Center by the deadline.

      Ten Awards - Up to $500                                  Application deadline: October 1 and March 1

      Printable Application


      • Awards are based upon need and merit to student on a non-immigrant F1 or J1 Visa.
      • Must be in “Good Academic Standing” at the time of application.
      • Applicant must have completed two semesters as a full time, degree seeking student at the University of Louisville in order to be eligible to apply.
      • Students who are registered for Candidacy or Research only are not eligible to apply.
      • If you are receiving financial awards such as a scholarship or assistantship that pays the cost of your entire tuition or you are classified as Resident for tuition purposes, you are not eligible to apply for this tuition support.
      • If you are currently participating in optional practical training or full time paid curriculum practical training, you are not eligible to apply for this tuition support.
      • You must provide proof of any financial awards you currently receive (scholarship, assistantship, tuition remission, etc.). Providing inaccurate information will result in being disqualified.

      Application Requirements:

        • A completed application
        • A University of Louisville transcript (may be unofficial).
        • A typewritten essay (approximately 500 words) describing your academic/professional goals and financial need.
        • One letter of recommendation from a faculty or staff member familiar with your academic work.


          Application may be sent electronically to or mailed to:

          International Center

          University of Louisville

          2301 South Third Street

          Louisville, KY  40292