#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship

#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship

La Roche is a proud participant in the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship program.

Beginning in fall 2019, La Roche will offer two annual $15,000 renewable scholarships to selected international undergraduate students dedicated to advancing intercultural learning and understanding at La Roche.

Who can apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship?

First-year international students who have applied to La Roche can apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship. All academic majors and fields of study are welcome to apply.

How much tuition does it cover?

A #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship is $15,000 per year and can be renewed on an annual basis.

How do I know if I’m eligible for this scholarship? 

There are a few eligibility requirements:

  • You are a first-year international applicant to a participating college or university. An international applicant is an individual who holds citizenship in a country outside the United States and who does not also possess U.S. citizenship or permanent residency.
  • You attend (or have graduated from) a secondary school outside of the United States.
  • You demonstrate interest and personal initiative in activities involving intercultural learning and exchange.
  • You have completed the scholarship application and a 500-1,000 word essay or a two to five minute video describing your aspirations to conduct projects, research, employment or other experiences that will advance intercultural learning.

How can I apply for this scholarship at La Roche? 

Required steps to apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship include:

  • Apply for admission to La Roche and submit all required application materials.
  • Complete a scholarship application, including a 500-1,000 word essay or a two to five minute video describing your aspirations to conduct projects, research, employment or other experiences that will advance intercultural learning.

For More Information

Visit the #YouAreWelcomeHere website to learn more about the scholarship.

For information about La Roche or admission requirements, please contact us at international@laroche.edu or 412-536-1279.