Boston University is offering 20 scholarships for the US and international students. A Trustee Scholarship covers full undergraduate tuition plus the University orientation and mandatory undergraduate student fees and is renewable for four years if certain criteria are met.
The total student body is about 14,000, with 9,000 undergraduates and almost 5,000 graduates. These students are taught by over 3,500 professors. Many of the students that attend this excellent institution is receiving Boston College scholarships to cover some of their costs.
Boston College had an endowment of $2.4 billion USD in 2017, and this was accompanied by $47.7 million USD in sponsored research grants. Many international students have benefited because they received Boston College
scholarships from these research grants.
If you do decide to apply to Boston College, you will need to fill out the application forms. The application forms and the required materials can be found in “International Students Page” in the previous section. When you click on that link, it will take you to the application forms and instructions.
U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and eligible non-citizens are considered for all merit awards and other scholarships.
International students are considered for the Trustee and Presidential Scholarships only.
The following merit awards are available to international students:
Our most prestigious merit-based scholarship recognizes truly outstanding high school seniors with a four-year award that covers full tuition and the University orientation and mandatory undergraduate student fees. All materials, including the application for admission, must be received at Boston University
Students with exceptional academic records applying to Boston University are eligible for this $20,000 renewable, tuition scholarship. No additional essays or application forms are required. However, the award process is very competitive, and students must submit their application for admission
Need-Based Financial Aid Policy for International Students
Financial aid from Boston University is available to international students. For general information about financial assistance, request the booklet “Financial Planning for Study in the United States” from the U.S. Information Agency or a binational advising center in your home country.
Applicants must be involved in activities that demonstrate leadership.
. Candidates must meet the following criteria:
. Have a minimum 80% admission average or equivalent
. Be an international student
. Entering first year of any program
. Demonstrate exceptional leadership qualities
. Apply for admission by the scholarship deadline date
The application process will take place entirely online this year. Please fill out the online application and Addendum form. You may download the document below now