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International Student Scholarships

The International Programs Office provides awards to U of I students who study abroad as well as International students attending the University.

Take advantage of external resources such as non-University of Idaho specific scholarships. It pays to search and apply. Any extra resource you bring in can help pay for the great education offered at the U of I.

Although you are automatically considered for any university-based scholarships for which you are eligible, we highly recommend that you consider additional sources of funding. Speak with your guidance counselor and check with family employers, credit unions, churches and other community organizations to see if they offer scholarships. Financial aid has a resource center located inside the financial aid office in The Pitman Center. You will find documents relating to other aid options, including a large list of outside scholarships. You may also find some of the following links helpful. 

International Students

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Scholarship Scam Alert

Scholarship Scam Alert - Not everyone is trying to help. Beware of requests for payment when requesting information about receiving money for education.

Invitation to Idaho Scholarship

The Invitation to Idaho Scholarship is an award for qualified new, first-time freshmen and transfer students pursuing their first bachelor’s degree.

Review Scholarship Qualifications

#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship

U of I offers two annual, renewable scholarships for international students for up to four years of study that are worth 50% tuition at the time of initial matriculation.

Review Eligibility Criteria

Graduate Assistantships

Assistantships usually require students to work as teaching assistants, research assistants and assistants to professors within their department or field of study.

Learn More About Assistantships

Student Financial Aid Services

Physical Address:

Bruce M. Pitman Center
Room 101

709 Deakin Avenue
Moscow, ID 83844

Mailing Address:
Student Financial Aid Office
875 Perimeter Dr
MS 4291
Moscow, ID 83844-4291

Phone: 208-885-6312

Fax: 208-885-5592