We support you

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at George Mason University. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $9,000 to $18,000 per program per qualified student.

Do I qualify for a scholarship?

To find out whether you are eligible to apply, you'll need to take a look at the requirements for each individual scholarship. If you are not eligible for one particular scholarship, there may be another you can apply for instead.

What types of scholarship are available?

Regional Scholarship Undergraduate

INTO George Mason University

Maximum value

$10,000

Eligibility

  • Up to $10,000 on first year
  • Fully admitted to an INTO Mason International Year One, Undergraduate Transfer Program or Graduate Pathway/Bridge program
  • 300-400 word personal statement may be required for some regions
  • Scholarship interview may be required for some regions
  • Limited availability: first come, first served
  • Amount subject to change - limited awards at maximum value
  • Contact your INTO regional officer for more information

Tuition payable first year: $31,420ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives the maximum scholarship value listed for this program.

Regional Scholarship Graduate

INTO George Mason University

Eligibility

  • Up to $10,000 on first year
  • Fully admitted to an INTO Mason International Year One, Undergraduate
  • Transfer Program or Graduate Pathway/Bridge program
  • 300-400 word personal statement may be required for some regions
  • Scholarship interview may be required for some regions
  • Limited availability: first come, first served
  • Amount subject to change - limited awards at maximum value
  • Contact your INTO regional officer for more information

Tuition payable firs year: $31,420ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives the maximum scholarship value listed for this program.

Diversity Scholarship

INTO George Mason University

Maximum value

$10,000

Eligibility

  • Up to $10,000 on first year
  • Students who come from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds will automatically be considered for this scholarship
  • Qualify for International Year One, Undergraduate Transfer Program or
  • Graduate Pathway/Bridge program and hold letter of offer
  • 300-400 word personal statement may be required for some regions
  • Scholarship interview may be required for some regions
  • Limited availability: first come, first served
  • Amount subject to change - limited awards at maximum value
  • Contact your INTO regional officer or intomktg@gmu.edu for more information

Tuition payable first year: $31,420ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives the maximum scholarship value listed for this program.

Progression Scholarship Undergraduate

INTO George Mason University

Maximum value

$9,000

Eligibility

  • $3,000 per year
  • 3.0-3.49 GPA upon completion of International Year One or Undergraduate Transfer Program
  • The scholarship is renewable for up to 3 years as long as the student maintains a 2.75 GPA during their studies at Mason
  • Contact your INTO regional officer or intomktg@gmu.edu for more information

Tuition payable first year: $35,040ˆ†

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives the maximum scholarship value listed for this program.

†These are estimated tuition payments when a student starts the degree program after progression from a Pathway.

Progression Scholarship Undergraduate

INTO George Mason University

Maximum value

$18,000

Eligibility

  • $6,000 per year
  • 3.5 - 4.0 GPA upon completion of International Year One or Undergraduate Transfer Program
  • The scholarship is renewable for up to 3 years as long as the student maintains a 2.75 GPA during their studies at Mason
  • Contact your INTO regional officer or intomktg@gmu.edu for more information

Tuition payable first year: $32,040ˆ†

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives the maximum scholarship value listed for this program.

†These are estimated tuition payments when a student starts the degree program after progression from a Pathway.

George Mason Undergraduate International Scholarship

George Mason University Direct Entry - Undergraduate

Maximum value

$19,000

Eligibility

  • Up to $19,000 per year (renewable annually)
  • All directly admitted international students are eligible for an automatic $3,000 scholarship.
  • Direct entry, degree-seeking status
  • High academic standing
  • Must be non-immigrant and non-resident status in the United States, and on a F-1 visa
  • A complete George Mason University freshman application must be submitted by April 1
  • SAT required
  • For more information, visit https://www2.gmu.edu/admissions-aid/financial-aid/types-aid/scholarships/mason-scholarships

Tuition payable first year: $19,040ˆ

ˆThese are estimated tuition payments assuming a student receives the maximum scholarship value listed for this program.

How much money is on offer?

The amount of money available through scholarships can vary. Remember that a scholarship will only cover some of your tuition fees. You will still have to fund your remaining tuition fees and your accommodation, insurance, visa and other living costs in full. For more information, see our fees and finance page.

What is the process of applying for a scholarship?

To be considered for this opportunity, submit your application to an INTO Mason program and once you have received your offer letter, ask your Education Counselor or Enrollment Services Advisor whether there is a scholarship available.

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