#WhyUS Campaign and Scholarship

  • Bachelor
  • up to $10,000
  • 1 March 2023

Temple has introduced the #WhyUS campaign and scholarships to help ensure all international students know that the U.S. is one of the most desirable places in the world to study.


To be considered for #WhyUS scholarships, you must • be a Temple applicant (first-year or transfer international student). 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. • demonstrate interest in one of the #WhyUS points. Read more about the scholarship and #WhyUS points.

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These scholarships, which range from $2,000 to $10,000 for up to four consecutive years (four years for first-year students and two years for transfer students), will be awarded for the best responses to our creative prompt.


• Apply for admission using the Common Application. • Submit the #WhyUS application with your response to the creative prompt by February 1 • If submitting a large file, please also share a link. • Scholarship winners will be announced by April 1.

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