International Students Admission Scholarship Application - FALL Entry

Priority Deadline EXTENDED for the Fall 2021 International Merit Scholarship. New deadline February 15, 2021.
Iowa State is committed to enrolling a diverse and talented student population.

International Freshman merit Scholarship— International freshmen will be considered for a limited number of merit scholarships. Scholarship selection is competitive based on a holistic review of a student’s profile with focus on grades/marks.
Fall priority deadline to apply: February 15 (updated deadline)
Fall final deadline to apply: June 30.

International Transfer Merit Scholarship— The International Transfer Merit Scholarships are awarded to students who have demonstrated strong academic achievement, and outstanding talent or achievements in one or more of the following areas: math and sciences, the arts, extracurricular activities, community service, leadership, innovation, or entrepreneurship.
Fall priority deadline to apply: March 1
Fall final deadline to apply: June 30.

Supplemental Questions
  1. For Incoming Freshman Students Only

    How likely are you to attend Iowa State University?
  2. For Incoming Transfer Students Only

    Why did you decide to transfer to Iowa State and how do you plan to be involved on campus through academics and/or student clubs and organizations?