Finnish Connection Scholarship: Application Requirements

The application deadline is accounced in early Spring Semester. The following materials are required:

  1. Application form (pdf). (Please contact gsd@umn.edu if you have problems downloading this form or if you would like it as a Word document.)

  2. A one- to two-page, single-spaced statement detailing

    • why you are applying for this scholarship

    • what your current academic and career goals are

    • how you intend to use the scholarship

    • what your financial need is

  3. A letter of support from a University Finnish instructor

Eligible candidates:

  • must be a current, full-time undergraduate student enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts at the University

  • must have a minimum GPA of 3.0

  • must have completed at least one Finnish language course at the University

  • must have demonstrated financial need