For incoming first-year international citizens (not U.S. citizens or permanent residents) who are graduates of a high school outside the US. International students who graduate from a US high school will be considered for the domestic first-year scholarships.

Value: 

$500 - $10,000 per year

Minimum Requirements: 

International students entering the fall (August) 2019 term will be considered for a limited number of merit scholarships. Scholarship selection is competitive, and is based on holistic review of all application information, high school marks/grades, and ACT or SAT scores.

Application: 

None. Scholarship is awarded automatically to eligible students upon admission beginning November 1.

Renewal: 

Available for up to four years or until you receive your bachelor’s degree (whichever comes first). You must maintain continuous full-time enrollment (12 semester hours) at the University of Iowa and maintain a minimum 2.50 UI GPA, continue to pay nonresident tuition for renewal. Renewal reviews are done at the end of each semester.