The SelfScore Scholarship is the only national scholarship program dedicated to F1, J1, and M1 students studying in the US. In the Fall, we will award twelve $5,000 scholarships with six going to undergraduates and six going to grad students. All applicants are enrolled in a free financial literacy program designed for international students.
Students studying in the US on a F1, J1 or M1 visa during the academic year. Must be accepted to study or continuing to study at an eligible college or university. Must submit a valid I-20 or DS-2019 form. Must score in the top 15% on a standardized US college entrance exam (SAT, ACT, GRE or GMAT). Must have a 3.0 GPA, or higher, or the equivalent from prior studies. Recipients are selected randomly from the pool of eligible applicants. No purchase or credit application required to apply for the scholarship. All scholarship recipients will be announced by Oct 19. All scholarships will be awarded on a one-time basis by Oct 31. Applicants may designate an international student club or organization as part of their application. Any club or organization selected by a scholarship recipient will receive a one-time grant of $1000. All applicants are enrolled in a Free Financial Literacy Program.
You must be studying in one of the following countries:
United States Minor Outlying Islands and United States
You must be from one of the following countries:
Kosovo, South Sudan, Aland Islands, Palestinian Territory, Occupied, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Zaire, Yugoslavia, Yemen, World, Western Samoa, Western Sahara, West Bank, Wallis and Futuna, Wake Island, Virgin Islands (US), Virgin Islands (UK), Virgin Islands, Vietnam, Venezuela, Vanuatu, Uzbekistan, Uruguay, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, Uganda, Tuvalu, Turks and Caicos Islands, Turkmenistan, Turkey, Tunisia, Tromelin Island, Trinidad and Tobago, Tonga, Tokelau, Togo, Thailand, Tanzania, Tajikistan, Taiwan, Syria, Switzerland, Sweden, Swaziland, Svalbard, Suriname, Sudan, Sri Lanka, Spratly Islands, Spain, South Sandwich Islands, South Africa, Somalia, Solomon Islands, Slovenia, Slovakia, Singapore, Sierra Leone, Seychelles, Serbia and Montenegro, Serbia, Senegal, Saudi Arabia, Sao Tome and Principe, San Marino, Samoa, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Lucia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Helena, Rwanda, Russia, Romania, Reunion, Qatar, Puerto Rico, Portugal, Poland, Pitcairn Islands, Philippines, Peru, Paraguay, Paracel Islands, Papua New Guinea, Panama, Palmyra Atoll, Palau, Pakistan, Oman, Norway, Northern Mariana Islands, Norfolk Island, Niue, Nigeria, Niger, Nicaragua, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Netherlands Antilles, Netherlands, Nepal, Navassa Island, Nauru, Namibia, Myanmar, Mozambique, Morocco, Montserrat, Montenegro, Mongolia, Monaco, Moldova, Miscellaneous (French), Midway Islands, Micronesia, Federated States of, Mexico, Mayotte, Mauritius, Mauritania, Martinique, Marshall Islands, Man, Isle of, Malta, Mali, Maldives, Malaysia, Malawi, Madagascar, Macedonia, Macao, Luxembourg, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Libya, Liberia, Lesotho, Lebanon, Latvia, Laos, Kyrgyzstan, Kuwait, Korea, South, Korea, North, Kiribati, Kingman Reef, Kenya, Kazakhstan, Juan de Nova Island, Jordan, Johnston Atoll, Jersey, Jarvis Island, Japan, Jan Mayen, Jamaica, Italy, Israel, Ireland, Iraq, Iran, Indonesia, India, Iceland, Hungary, Howland Island, Hong Kong (SAR), Honduras, Holy See (Vatican City), Heard Island and McDonald Islands, Haiti, Guyana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Guernsey, Guatemala, Guam, Guadeloupe, Grenada, Greenland, Greece, Glorioso Islands, Gibraltar, Ghana, Germany, Georgia, Gaza Strip, The Gambia, Gabon, French Southern & Antarctic Lands, French Polynesia, French Guiana, France, Metropolitan, France, Finland, Fiji, Faroe Islands, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), Europa Island, Ethiopia, Estonia, Eritrea, Equatorial Guinea, El Salvador, Egypt, Ecuador, East Timor, Dominican Republic, Dominica, Djibouti, Denmark, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Cuba, Croatia, Cote d Ivoire, Costa Rica, Coral Sea Islands, Cook Islands, Congo, Republic of the, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Comoros, Colombia, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Clipperton Island, Christmas Island, China, Chile, Chad, Central African Republic, Cayman Islands, Cape Verde, Canada, Cameroon, Cambodia, Burundi, Burma, Burkina Faso, Bulgaria, Brunei Darussalam, British Virgin Islands, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brazil, Bouvet Island, Botswana, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bolivia, Bhutan, Bermuda, Benin, Belize, Belgium, Belarus, Bassas da India, Barbados, Bangladesh, Baker Island, Bahrain, The Bahamas, Azerbaijan, Austria, Australia, Ashmore and Cartier, Aruba, Armenia, Argentina, Antigua and Barbuda, Antarctica, Anguilla, Angola, Andorra, American Samoa, Algeria, Albania and Afghanistan
Number of Awards
You must be studying one of the following:
Technology, Sociology, Science, Physics, Philosophy, Performing Arts, Nutrition, Medicine, Library and Information Science, Journalism, Health and Physical Education, Graphic Design, Geology, Geography, Fine Arts, Dance, Criminal & Forensic Science, Broadcasting, Public Relations, Hospitality, Computer Animation, Show Production, Recording Arts, Web Design & Development, Game Design & Development, Digital Arts & Design, Accounting, Applied Science, Chemistry, Political Science, Liberal Arts/Humanities, Languages/Linguistics, History, Economics, Culinary Arts, Creative Writing, Finance, Agriculture, Dental/Orthodontics, Film/Motion Picture, Travel/Tourism, Music, Nursing, Theology and Religious Studies, Construction Trades, Transportation/Logistics, Aviation, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), Sustainable Development, Other, Public Administration, Psychology, Mathematics, Marketing, Law & Legal Studies, Health Professions, Fashion, ESL & English Language, English Literature, Engineering, Education, Cultural Studies, Computer & Information Systems, Communications, Business/Management, Biology/Life Sciences and Architecture & Design