#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship

You are welcome here in different languages
“Nobody can discover the world for somebody else. Only when we discover it for ourselves does it become common ground and a common bond and we cease to be alone.” ― Wendell Berry

#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship | Fall 2019 

The University of South Alabama #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship identifies promising international students with ideas for advancing intercultural learning and understanding.


  • Must be a first-year international applicant of the University of South Alabama. International applicants are individuals who hold citizenship in a country outside the U.S. and who don't also possess U.S. citizenship or permanent residency.
  • Graduate from (or attended) a secondary school outside of the United States.
  • Demonstrated interest and initiative in promoting intercultural learning and exchange


  1. Apply for admission to the University of South Alabama by filling out the online application or completing the Common Application.
  2. Submit the #YouAreWelcomeHere application to globalusa@southalabama.edu by the priority deadline of December 15, 2018.
  3. If awarded the scholarship, claim it by May 1, 2019.


For more information on the #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign, visit the #YouAreWelcomeHere website.