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Financial assistance for new international students is very different based on level of study (or degree). See below for information regarding:

Financial Assistance from non-SIU sources

Students are strongly encouraged to search Education USA and seek advice from their departments on external organizations that give scholarships international students. The lists below, though for women students only, are examples. Research these other grants and fellowships for women:

  • P.E.O International Peace Scholarship Fund
  • Alturas International Foundation
  • American Association of University Women (AAUW)
  • Association for Women in Science
  • Bell Labs Graduate Research Fellowships for Women and Minorities
  • Funds Net Women's Grants and Resources
  • Global Fund for Women
  • International Federation of University Women (IFUW)
  • National Council for Research on Women Scholarships
  • Fellowships and Postdoctoral Awards for Women
  • National Science Foundation & Association for Women in Mathematics - Travel Grants
  • Women in Engineering Programs and Advocates Network (WEPAN)
  • Women's Research & Education Institute Congressional Fellowships
  • Organization of American States (OAS)