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What kind of financial aid options are available for international students?

Hi everyone! I'm an international student who's planning to apply to colleges in the US. I know that financial aid can be more limited for international students, but I'm curious about what options are available to me. Are there any scholarships or grants that I should look into? Any advice would be super helpful!

9 months ago

Hello! Congratulations on taking the step towards studying in the US. You're correct that financial aid options can be a bit more limited for international students, but there are still opportunities out there. Many colleges and universities offer their own need-based or merit-based scholarships for international students. It's best to research each school you're interested in and check their financial aid office's website for specific information. Some schools are more generous than others, so don't be discouraged if you don't find something right away. Additionally, you can look for private scholarships that are open to international students. There are organizations and foundations that offer awards based on factors like academic achievement, leadership, or community service. Websites like InternationalScholarships.com or IEFA.org can give you a good starting point for your search. Make sure to start early, as there can be quite a bit of competition for these awards. Best of luck on your college journey!

9 months ago

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