Concordia College is a proud participant in the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship program. 

Concordia will offer two annual, renewable scholarships that cover a minimum of 50 percent tuition to selected international undergraduate students dedicated to advancing intercultural learning and understanding at Concordia.

FAQs

Who can apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship?

First-year international students who have applied to Concordia can apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship. All academic majors and fields of study are welcome to apply.

How much tuition does it cover?

A #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship covers a minimum of 50 percent tuition and can be renewed on an annual basis. Students and their family or financial sponsor must be able to pay at least $20,000 per year from their own resources to supplement this scholarship. It is not a full tuition award.

How do I know if I’m eligible for this scholarship?

There are a few eligibility requirements:

  • You are a first-year international applicant to a participating college or university. An international applicant is an individual who holds citizenship in a country outside the United States and who does not also possess U.S. citizenship or permanent residency.
  • You attend (or have graduated from) a secondary school outside of the United States.
  • You demonstrate interest and personal initiative in activities involving intercultural learning and exchange.
  • You have completed the scholarship application and participated in a Concordia Scholarship Interview describing your aspirations to conduct projects, research, employment or other experiences that will advance intercultural learning.

How can I apply for this scholarship at Concordia?

Required steps to apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship include:

1) Apply for admission to Concordia College and submit all required application materials.

2) Send an email to intl@cord.edu, indicating you are interested in the scholarship and including #YAWH in the subject line of your email

3) Following admission and demonstration of your ability to pay at least $20,000, participate in a Concordia Scholarship Interview describing your aspirations to conduct projects, research, employment or other experiences that will advance intercultural learning. 

When do I need to apply by?

All application materials must be submitted by December 15, 2019. You must be officially enrolled at Concordia and submit your tuition deposit by May 1, 2020.