You are interested in furthering an education in USA. Good news! International Graduate Assistantships is currently ongoing application at Pennsylvania State University. In this article, we will discuss more about the scholarship, its worth, eligibility and application process.
International Graduate Assistantships is offered for Masters, PhD degree in the field of Engineering, Science & Philosophy at Pennsylvania State University. The scholarship is provided by Pennsylvania State University to students who have enrolled themselves for a graduate program at the University.
The Pennsylvania State University is a public state-related land-grant research university with campuses and facilities all over Pennsylvania. It was established in 1855 as the Farmers’ High School of Pennsylvania, Penn State became the state’s only land-grant university in 1863.
Pennsylvania State University is currently a major research university which organizes teaching, research, and public service. The university’s instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education offered through resident instruction and online delivery.
However, the University Park campus has been labeled one of the Public Ivies, a publicly funded university considered as providing a quality of education comparable to those of the Ivy League. Additionally to the university’s land-grant designation, the university also participates in the sea-grant, space-grant, and sun-grant research association; it is one of only four such universities along with Cornell University, Oregon State University, and University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.
The Pennsylvania State University Park campus, which is the largest and serves as the administrative hub is based within the Borough of State College and College Township. It also has two law schools: Penn State Law, on the school’s University Park campus, and Dickinson Law, in Carlisle.
The university is one university that is geographically distributed all over Pennsylvania. There are 19 commonwealth campuses and 5 special mission campuses situated across the state. The yearly enrollment at the University Park campus totals over 46,800 graduate and undergraduate students, making it one of the largest universities in the United States.
The Pennsylvania State University has the world’s largest dues-paying alumni association. Its total enrollment in 2015–16 was approximately 97,500 across its 24 campuses and online through its World Campus.
The university offers over 160 majors among all its campuses. The Pennsylvania State University’s research expenditures totaled $836 million during the 2016 fiscal year.
The Academic Ranking of World Universities rated Pennsylvania State University 101–150th among universities worldwide and 42–56th nationally for 2020. U.S. News & World Report rated the university 63rd (tie) among national universities and 23rd (tie) among public schools in the United States for 2021.
In 2022, Pennsylvania State University is rated 96th in the QS World University Rankings. The 2021 World University Rankings by Times Higher Education rated the university as the 114th best university in the world. The 2021 ‘Global University Ranking’ by CWTS Leiden Ranking also rated the university as 52th best university in the world, 18th in the U.S.
Worth of International Graduate Assistantships
The successful candidates of International Graduate Assistantships will receive a partial fund and education fund from Pennsylvania State University.
Eligibility for International Graduate Assistantships
- To be qualified for International Graduate Assistantships, you must have an offer letter for a masters or PhD in Engineering, Science & Philosophy offered at Pennsylvania State University.
- Scholars applying for International Graduate Assistantships must exceed the admission requirements established by the University.
- Candidates applying for International Graduate Assistantships must be international students to be qualified for the scholarship.
How to Apply for International Graduate Assistantships
If you are interested in International Graduate Assistantships and you are eligible for the scholarship, visit the official website to apply. Please note that the Department of Architectural Engineering accepts online applications only through the Graduate School Online Application.
Application Deadline for International Graduate Assistantships
The application deadline for these scholarship is Febuary 27, 2022.