Many international students believe that there are no scholarships available to them–this isn’t true! While many of the awards the NSO advises for require U.S. citizenship, there are definitely opportunities that are open to students with citizenship of other countries as well. We actively promote and advise for some of these opportunities, and others you can search for in our resources listed below.
This is not an exhaustive list of international scholarships, you can check out the databases in the resources tab below to view more scholarship opportunities.
This Google document includes a listing of fellowships, grants, and scholarships that accept applications from non-U.S. citizens, as well as links to several other databases with information for international and undocumented students.
This searchable database lists scholarship opportunities that are open to students with citizenship outside the U.S.
Immigrants Rising has an extensive list of scholarships and fellowships that do not require proof of U.S. citizenship.