The monetary award amount varies according to the student's demonstrated academic merit and financial need. However, upon acceptance to Trinity, the university will meet 100 percent of the student's demonstrated financial need. The average award amount is between $4,000 and $16,000 annually. Awards are renewable up to a maximum of three additional years by maintaining a grade point average of 2.0 or higher.
The number of scholarships offered varies annually. *Please note: The number of recipients for this program varies according to the number of students meeting the eligibility requirements in any given year.
Financial aid is only available for first-time foreign students. International transfer applicants are not typically considered for this scholarship. Trinity University is need-conscious when making decisions of admission with regard to foreign students. When reviewing foreign applications, Trinity takes into account whether or not an applicant has requested financial assistance. Applying for financial aid places the applicant in an extremely competitive applicant pool. Merit scholarships are based on the strength of the student's academic profile as measured by the following criteria: rigor of and performance in secondary school coursework, standardized tests, strength of essay, involvement outside of the classroom, and recommendations from school officials. Need-based financial aid is based on the demonstrated financial support of the student's family. Competition for this type of aid is keen. Financial aid awards will be given with an offer of admission to Trinity. If additional assistance is needed during the application process, students may contact Inessa Stepanenko, international student advisor, from the international programs office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Admissions applications are available on the Trinity University website. There is no special application for financial aid. Automatic consideration is given to all foreign applicants for both merit- a ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.