The University of Buffalo is pleased to offer International Admissions Scholarship to qualified international freshmen for the academic year 2017-2018. Scholarship awards vary from $2,000–$10,000 per academic year and are renewable for up to four years with good academic standing.
UB is recognized worldwide for a quality affordable education. That’s why distinguished faculty and top students from across the world have made us their choice.
Scholarships are available to pursue the undergraduate programme.
Field of Study
Scholarships are available in all the subjects offered by the university.
Scholarship awards vary from $2,000–$10,000 per academic year and are renewable for up to four years with good academic standing.
The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
Open to qualified incoming freshman (first-year) students who have no course work or credits completed at a postsecondary institution
Open only to full-time freshman international students
Available to students initially enrolling in the fall semester
Most scholarship recipients have a high school average of at least 88 percent or a B+ average (or the equivalent) and above average SAT/ACT scores.
International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Entrance Requirements
Open to qualified incoming freshman (first-year) students who have no course work or credits completed at a post secondary institution.
How to Apply this scholarship
Application and review process
There is no separate scholarship application form. All qualified freshman applicants will be considered for the scholarship as part of the regular application review process.
Scholarships are awarded using a holistic review process. While GPA and test scores are the most important criteria, they are not the only criteria we consider.
Submit a one-page essay about why you want to study at UB. This essay can be the same as the standard application essay; you do not need to submit an additional essay.
Submit at least one letter of recommendation from a teacher who can comment about your potential as a university student and about your extracurricular activities. This recommendation letter can be the same as the standard application recommendation letter; you do not need to submit an additional letter.
Visit the Official Website on this link for applications >> International Scholarships
Deadline: Apply early!
Only complete applications received before April 15th will be given scholarship consideration.
Scholarship awards are announced in three rounds:
Application Deadline Award Announcement
Round 1 February 1st March 1st
Round 2 March 15th April 1st
Round 3 April 15th April 23rd
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