Apply for Scholarships

Funding your education is an essential part of your academic career.

USU's main resource for Scholarship information is available at Please visit this site to explore the many options offered, which often have application deadlines in January for scholarships awarded the following August.

Scholarships Page

Private Scholarships

One of the best ways to seek funding for your college education is to apply for private scholarships that are made available to students across the globe from private donors. These scholarships are not typically associated with any particular institution and are applied for directly, without the involvement of Utah State University. If you are interested in applying for private scholarships for international students, please visit the following website and enter your search information in the quick search bar on the right hand side of the screen: You can also check out the "Financial Aid" section of the following website for a few other scholarship options and for more information about paying for school:

USU Departmental and Program Scholarships

At Utah State University, each department or program of study has scholarships that you may be eligible to apply for based on the major that you have selected. Departmental scholarship applications become available in January and are due on February 1st for awards that are given the following academic year. For more information about scholarships available to international students in your major or program of study, make direct contact with a departmental representative. Usually, you can find departmental contact information on the department or program webpage.

To apply for scholarships that are made available by each of the eight colleges at Utah State University, please visit the following link that is appropriate to your major:

Alumni Legacy Scholarship

Students who have a parent or grandparent who graduated from Utah State University can now attend USU and have the nonresident portion of their tuition completely waived. Follow in your parents' or grandparents' footsteps and become an Aggie! Visit the Alumni Legacy Scholarship webpage.

Financial Aid Resources

USU's Financial Aid webpage also has links to many great budgeting and financial aid resources.