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International Scholarships

Student with AdvisorLIU Post is committed to providing a quality academic experience and welcomes students from around the world who wish to make a difference.

LIU Post offers scholarships to talented international students pursuing a bachelor’s or a master’s degree.

 

New International Freshman Scholarships

If you are a student applying from an English speaking country or if your first language is English, you must submit your SAT scores in order to be considered for the Freshman Scholarships. For a complete list of Freshman Scholarships click here.The scholarships listed on this page are for international students for whom English is a second language. You do not need to submit SAT scores for scholarships listed on this page. Please see criteria below.

CRITERIA TITLE OF SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT GPA  SAT
CR+M/
CR+M+WR
 
ACT
Composite
 
TOEFL/IELTS 
Freshman LIU President's Award $18,000 per year 90+  1300  29  100 or above TOEFL/7.5
IELTS 
Freshman LIU Scholars Award $12,000 per year 85+  1100  24  90 or above TOEFL/7.0
IELTS 
Freshman LIU Merit Award $10,000 per year 80+  1000  21  80 or above TOEFL/6.6
IELTS 

International Transfer Student Scholarships

CRITERIA TITLE OF SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT GPA  TOEFL/IELTS  Transfer Credits 
Transfer LIU President's Award

$15,000 per year

3.5  100 TOEFL/7.5 IELTS  24+ 
Transfer LIU Scholars Award $10,000 per year 3.0  90 TOEFL/7.0 IELTS 24+ 
Transfer LIU Merit
Award
$8,000 per year 2.75  80 TOEFL/6.5
IELTS 
24+ 

Scandinavian Scholarships*

TITLE OF SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT GPA  TOEFL/IELTS 
International Student Scholarship (Scandinavian) $6,000 per year 3.5   No TOEFL/IELTS
required 
International Student Award $4,000 per year 3.0  No TOEFL/IELTS
required 

*If Scandinavian students wish to receive undergraduate or transfer merit scholarships they must submit a TOEFL/IETLS or SAT.

International Graduate Student Scholarships

TITLE OF SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT GPA  TOEFL/IELTS 
Graduate Student Award $3,500 per year 3.5  90 TOEFL/7.0 IELTS required

Additional Sources of Financial Aid for International Students

 

Graduate Academic Assistantships

All academic assistantship applicants must file an assistantship application which is available in the appropriate department office.

Graduate Departmental Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships are available on a limited basis. The student will have teaching responsibilities and/or direct assignments for working with undergraduate students. The Graduate Assistant receives tuition credit assistance plus a stipend.