Scholarships for International K-State Students

Philip and Jeune Kirmser International Student Scholarship

The recipient of this scholarship will be a non-resident undergraduate student properly enrolled in any curriculum at Kansas State University with financial need. First preference will be a student of African origin and be able to provide proof of citizenship from any country on the continent of Africa. Applicants will complete the Philip and Jeune Kirmser International Student Scholarship form and submit the form to the International Student Center.  Application deadline is Friday, March 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM. Download Application

Joe Tiao International Student Scholarship

For a degree or non-degree student from Taiwan, properly enrolled in any curriculum at Kansas State University, with preference given to graduate students or exchange students. Financial need and academic potential will be considerations. Applicants will complete the below scholarship form and submit the form to the International Student Center. Application deadline is Friday, March 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM. Download Application.

The Friends of International Programs Scholarship

Friends of International Programs provide one $750 scholarship annually each Fall to an outstanding international undergraduate student who has successfully completed at least one semester at K-State and who will be returning for the next school year. The successful applicant is selected from among students who apply for the International Student Center Scholarship. Applicants must be a full time undergraduate student at K-State, cannot have received this scholarship the previous year, and must be in the U.S. on a nonimmigrant visa. Selection is made by evaluating essays about how you will benefit from this award and a description of campus/community involvement. Applicants will complete the K-State International Coordinating Council Scholarship form and submit the form to the International Student Center. Application deadline is Friday, March 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM. Download Application.

International Coordinating Council Scholarship
The Educational Opportunity Fund aims to provide financial assistance to underrepresented populations. Eight scholarships of $700, awarded through the International Coordinating Council are being offered to all international students. You must be a full time graduate or undergraduate student at Kansas State University. You must not have received this scholarship during the previous academic year. You must be in the U.S. on a nonimmigrant visa. You must have been enrolled at KSU in the Fall 2012 semester or before. You must not be currently receiving any scholarship assistance from K-State. You must be continuing as a student in the Fall 2013 semester, since the scholarship money will not be available until that time. Applicants will complete the K-State International Coordinating Council Scholarship form and submit the form to the International Student Center. Application deadline is Friday, March 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM. Download Application.

William L. Richter International Scholarship

$500 was established to honor Dr. Richter, the retired Associate Provost for International Programs, and to provide financial assistance to International students properly enrolled in any curriculum at K-State. Preference will be given to international students who have financial need, and show academic potential. Selection will be made in the spring of each year and funds are available for awarding to begin the following fall. Applicants will complete the K-State International Coordinating Council Scholarship form and submit the form to the International Student Center. Application deadline is Friday, March 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM. Download Application.

  • Aside from the criteria of each specific scholarship, the funds will be awarded without restriction to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or disability.

For the Friends of International Programs, International Coordinating Council (ICC), and William L.Richter scholarships please submit only one application for all three scholarships and please use the application form found here: International Coordinating Council (ICC) Scholarship Application.

For all other scholarships use the "scholarship application" link below.

Scholarship Application