Minnesota State Mankato values the cultural contribution of international students to our campus and communities. All new undergraduate students are automatically awarded the Cultural Contribution Scholarship, which allows them a savings of more than $7,000 per academic year in tuition. The following criteria must be met to maintain the scholarship beyond your first semester.
Maintain valid F-1 or J-1 immigration status
Achieve a term GPA of 2.5 or cumulative MSU GPA of 3.0
Successfully earn/complete a minimum of 12 credits each semester (completed credits are grades A-D and P. F, W, I, IP and NC do not count)
Complete required number of contribution hours
If you have questions about the Cultural Contribution Scholarship, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Gladys B Olson International Student Endowed Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate applicants who have successfully completed a minimum of two semesters at Minnesota State Mankato and have at least two semesters remaining before graduation and meeting the following requirements:
currently enrolled as a full-time
in good academic and student conduct standing
valid immigration status and possess an F or J student visa
minimum MSU GPA of 3.20 or higher
Applications are due in early March and recipients are announced in April for the next academic school year.
Award amount: up to $3,500 divided between fall and spring semesters
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