October 1, 2020


Northern Arizona (USA)

(Paid opportunity)


International student scholarships – International Excellence Award

The International Excellence Award is a merit-based tuition waiver for new F-1 undergraduate, degree-seeking international students admitted directly into a university degree program.

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The International Excellence Award was established to provide opportunities for high-achieving underrepresented international students to attend NAU.

Northern Arizona University (NAU) is a public higher-research university. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, the university offers 158 baccalaureate and graduate degree programs.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Communications & languages.
  • Nursing.
  • Education.
  • Parks, Recreation & Planning.
  • Criminal justice.
  • Hospitality & Tourism .
  • Science.
  • Education & Counseling .
  • Humanist & Arts.
  • Social & Behavioral science.
  • Environment & sustainability.
  • Engineering & technology.
  • Health care.
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences.
  • Business.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

Up to eight semesters.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Be an enrolled, degree-seeking undergraduate;
  • Have a  GPA of at least 3.00.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Demonstrate academic promise
  • Graduate students with a graduate assistantships are not eligible.
  • Priority will be given to applicants that apply by the recommended deadline of October 1st for the spring semester.

Community Service Requirements

Students receiving this award are required to attend a meeting with the scholarship program officer early each semester to plan their community service activities and projects, and then to carry through with their commitment to community service with various activities on and off-campus each academic term.

Past community service activities included school visits and presentations to elementary students on your country, student calling campaigns and international events on campus like the International Student Festival. Student participation in community service projects through CIE is mandatory for all scholarship recipients.

Opportunity Cost

(Paid Opportunity)

  • The award amount is $10,000 per year; $5,000 for fall and $5,000 for spring semester of enrollment and is applicable to tuition only.

How to Apply

Priority consideration is given to applicants that apply by March 1 for fall semester and October 1 for spring semester. All applicants are automatically considered.

First Step: Before applying for this opportunity fill Personal information Application from here.

Second Step: create your username and password.

Third Step: provide your academic information.

forth step: provide Residency Verification and submit application.

fifth step: pay the $50 application fee.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Nourhan mahmoud/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Sama Saeed/ Egypt 
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