KU Full-Tuition International Excellence Awards in USA


To support talented and deserving candidates in the USA, the University of Kansas is offering the KU Full-Tuition International Excellence Awards for desirous student who wants to earn an Undergraduate degree in the University.

This academic grant is open for the international first-year and transfer students who wish to enter the undergraduate degree program at the university for the academic year 2021/2022.

Founded in 1865, The University of Kansas is a public research university with five campuses. KU offerings hundreds of undergraduate and graduates degree programs. There are many different major options, as well as different pre-professional programs.

KU also offers its students research, internships, study abroad, and other opportunities for educational enrichment. It is committed to implementing the highest-quality undergraduate, technical and graduate programs that are the best available anywhere in the world.

Scholarship Deadline: Open


The University of Kansas provides a full tuition fee valued at $100,000+ ($25,000+/year) to the selected number of students for undergraduate study.

Application Details

  • To apply, International applicants must apply for admission to study at the University of Kansas. If you are a US citizen or permanent resident, you should apply through the KU Office of Admissions.
  • Supporting Documents: Applicants must submit the following documents:
  • Official SAT or ACT scores (optional)
  • Official proof of English proficiency
  • Resume or CV describing all your extracurricular activities, leadership, service, and awards
  • Choose three activities from your resume/CV and explain how they have been meaningful to you
  • A 500-word essay on one of the following topics:
  • Your personal and academic goals and how you hope to achieve them at KU
  • Your field of study and specialized interests within it
  • The ways you intend to use what you learn at KU when you return to your home country
  • A topic of your choice (you may submit an essay you used for another application)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Language Requirement: Before you apply for the first time, make sure you know what English proficiency required to take admission at the university.

Grant Eligibility

  • Eligible Countries: Applications are accepted from across the globe
  • Acceptable Course : Undergraduate program is available in any subject offered by the university
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must:
  • Must be an international student intending to pursue a degree in the US
  • New freshmen and transfer students are eligible to apply
  • For KU International Excellence Award, first-year freshmen applicants must have a minimum 3.5-4.0 GPA.
  • Students must also be in F or J visa status to be considered.


  • University: University of Kansas
  • Department: Not given
  • Course Level: Undergraduate degree
  • Award: Full tuition fee
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: Limited
  • Nationality: International students
  • The is accessible in the USA.