International Student Scholarships

International Student Academic Scholarships 2023-2024

Leland – $30,694

Leland Scholars will receive a full-tuition scholarship award. Up to five members of the fall Julius Olsen Honors Program class will be chosen as Leland Scholars. Determination of eligibility for the Leland Scholarships will be made by the director of the Honors Program after the Honors class is chosen for that year.  Application and admission into the Julius Olsen Honors Program required. The Leland scholarship will take the place of any previously awarded academic scholarship.

Honors – $23,000

Application and admission into the Julius Olsen Honors Program required. The Honors scholarship will take the place of any previously awarded academic scholarship.

University – $14,000

Hardin-Simmons University provides an excellent scholarship for high achieving international students who desire to study in the United States at our Abilene, Texas campus. After receiving admission to the university, international students are eligible to be evaluated for this scholarship. HSU considers a student’s academic records, college entrance exam scores, co-curricular involvement, enrollment status, and anticipated major when awarding scholarships to an international.

Other Scholarships Available

Match Scholarships – Amounts vary

Church Match – HSU will match designated Christian church gifts $1 for $1 up to $2,000/year, per student. Students must complete and submit the Church Match Scholarship Form annually to receive the match.

*All total match scholarships capped at $4,000/semester.

Academic Scholarship Information

  • The above scholarships apply to first-time freshmen or transfer international students who begin attendance in the 2023-2024 academic year. For students who began attendance in previous years, please view your academic catalog for renewal amounts.
  • HSU academic scholarships are only available for programs for which regular, block tuition is assessed.
  • All HSU scholarships are renewable for a maximum of four years of undergraduate study and capped at tuition.
  • The above scholarships cannot be applied to other programs, including online programs.
  • A student may not receive an academic scholarship of higher value than the original award.