The inaugural Global Spartan Scholarship was created by International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) in fall 2020 to recognize and provide financial support to their new and continuing international students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants for this scholarship must demonstrate academic excellence, leadership, commitment to globalization/international education, and financial need.
Located in downtown San Jose, the SJSU main campus is situated on 154 acres (62 ha), or roughly 19 square blocks. As of fall 2021, SJSU offers 143 bachelor’s degree programs, 95 master’s degrees, 11 different credential programs and 38 certificates The university also offers four doctoral degrees as of fall 2021 SJSU is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission.
SJSU’s total enrollment was 33,025 in fall 2020, including approximately 5,400 graduate and credential students. SJSU’s student population is one of the most ethnically diverse in the nation. As of fall 2020, graduate student enrollment, Asian, and international student enrollments at SJSU were the highest of any campus in the CSU system.
SJSU is consistently listed among the leading suppliers of undergraduate and graduate alumni to Silicon Valley technology firms, and philanthropic support of SJSU is among the highest in the CSU system.
SJSU sports teams are known as the Spartans, and compete in the NCAA Division I FBS Mountain West Conference.
Eligibility criteria for the Global Spartan Scholarship
- Applicants must be active students at SJSU for the following academic year.
- Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher.
- Applicants are required to submit official TOEFL, Academic IELTS, or Academic PTE Scores.
- TOEFL IBT – 80
- TOEFL PBT – 550
- TOEFL CBT – 213
- IELTS – 6.5
- PTE – 53
- Duolingo – 120
Eligible Countries: International
Type: Undergraduate or Graduate
Value of Award: Educational fund
Number of Awards: Not Mentioned
Method of Application: Applicants are first required to make a general application for admission. Then, you can apply for the scholarship.
Application Deadline: 15th April 2022.