Global Diversity Scholarship
Global Diversity Scholarship is dedicated to diversify the student body and make sure specific regions are represented at Kent State campus.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND ELIGIBILITY
- International new FRESHMAN that demonstrate excellent academics and come from underrepresented regions
- Jointly nominated by the departments and the Office of Global Education
- Students will add to the diversity of the student population based on country/region of origin or ethnolinguistic background
- Having a minimal overall GPA of 3.0 on the US 4.0 scale
- Unconditional Admission to Kent State University as a freshman
- Students must be admitted prior to applying for the scholarship and will need to submit a scholarship application form that includes an essay to be considered for the scholarship.
- Application deadline Fall semester- April 1st
- Application deadline Spring semester- October 1st
One-time award ranges from $2,000-$5,000 will be distributed to awardees who have been awarded the Global Diversity Scholarship. Awards disbursed in April for Fall and November for Spring.