Awards for International Students
For a listing of awards that accept international student nominees, please visit Grinnell College's International Student Scholarship Resources Web site.
Charnon Memorial Scholarship
Description: A Full-time undergraduate students
enrolled in a four-year college in the U.S. Each scholarship carries
a stipend of $1,500 per academic year. Recipients may re-apply each
year for up to four years, provided they continue to meet the
requirements of the award.
Eligibility: Recipients must be admitted or enrolled in a full-time undergraduate
program of study in an accredited four-year college or university in
the United States. They must maintain good academic standing and
make progress toward a degree. The Charnon Scholarship Review
Committee will decide whether applicants fulfill the requirements of
the award. The selection committee looks for candidates who value
tolerance, compassion and respect for all people in their
communities, and who have demonstrated their commitments to these
values by their actions.
ONCA Deadline: Temporarily Suspended
All-USA College Academic Team
Description: Each February, USA TODAY
honors 20 undergraduate academic all-stars as its All-USA College
Academic Team. The students named to the All-USA College Academic
First Team have their photos published and accomplishments
spotlighted in USA TODAY's Life section as representatives of all
outstanding undergraduates. They each receive a trophy and a $2,500
cash award. Forty more runners-up named to the Second and Third
Teams receive certificates; their names are announced in the
Eligibility: Open to full-time undergraduates in their sophomore year or higher
seeking their first baccalaureate degree at four-year institutions
in the USA and its territories.
ONCA Deadline: Must be nominated by November 1
Contact: Dr. Leslie Bickford, Office of Nationally
Competitive Awards, University College, Winthrop University, email@example.com
Please also visit Winthrop's International Center.