As a public institution and a state university, Rutgers University–Camden is committed to making education accessible to the best and the brightest around the globe. That’s why we offer a generous slate of scholarships and grants to international students.

Graduate Level Scholarships

International Chancellor’s Scholarship for Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Students: All non-sponsored, international applicants admitted into the the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences are eligible to receive the International Chancellor’s Scholarship.

For additional information on graduate funding, merit scholarships, and teaching/graduate assistantships available to Graduate School of Arts and Sciences applicants, please visit: Graduate Student Funding.*

Rutgers School of Business-Camden Scholarships for International Graduate Students: graduate scholarships are available to international students who have been admitted to the on-campus MBA or on-campus MSBA programs.

An official GMAT or GRE score must be submitted for any scholarship consideration.The scholarship amount will be determined by a holistic assessment of the application and submitted GMAT scores as follows;

  • GMAT score 650 or higher: up to $6,000 per semester
  • GMAT score 600 – 649: up to $4,750 per semester  
  • GMAT score 550 – 599: up to $3,500 per semester  

For more information on the terms and conditions, please visit the RSB-C website. 


*Students receiving a graduate or teaching assistantship are ineligible for merit scholarships. 


Undergraduate Level Scholarships

International Chancellor’s Scholarship

Earning a world-class Rutgers–Camden degree is possible for international first-year or transfer students.

How It Works

Rutgers University–Camden will offer scholarships up to $15,000 to all nonsponsored, international applicants who meet admission requirements and enroll full-time in the College of Arts and Sciences or the School of Business. All scholarships are contingent upon meeting Rutgers–Camden’s admission requirements.

Undergraduate International Chancellor’s Scholarship

Amount First-Year Criteria Transfer Criteria
$10,000 ($5,000/semester) 2.8-3.19 weighted GPA 2.5-2.99 weighted GPA

Undergraduate International Chancellor’s Merit Scholarship


First-Year Criteria

Transfer Criteria

$12,000 ($6,000/semester)

3.2-3.69 weighted GPA 3.0-3.5 weighted GPA
$15,000 ($7,500/semester)

3.7-4.0 weighted GPA

3.51-4.0 weighted GPA

All Undergraduate International Chancellor’s Scholarships are renewable if the student maintains a 2.5 GPA at Rutgers–Camden.

How to Apply

There is no separate application for the scholarship. Applicants who meet the criteria are automatically considered when they apply and are admitted for admission to Rutgers–Camden.

Who is Eligible?

Nonsponsored, international F-1 visa students (not sponsored by a government agency but who self-pay) and meet Rutgers University–Camden admission requirements.

#Youarewelcomehere Scholarship: Rutgers University-Camden is a proud participant in the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship program. 

Rutgers-Camden offers two annual, renewable scholarships of $15,000 per academic year ($7500 per semester)  to selected international undergraduate students dedicated to advancing intercultural learning and understanding at Rutgers-Camden.

Who can apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship?

First-year international students who have applied to Rutgers-Camden can apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship. All undergraduate academic majors and fields of study except Nursing are welcome to apply.

How do I know if I’m eligible for this scholarship?

There are a few eligibility requirements:

  • You are a first-year international applicant to a participating college or university. 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.
  • You attend (or have graduated from) a secondary school outside of the United States.
  • You demonstrate interest and personal initiative in activities involving intercultural learning and exchange.
  • You have completed the scholarship application and a 500-1,000 word essay or a 2-5 minute video describing your aspirations to conduct projects, research, employment or other experiences that will advance intercultural learning.

How can I apply for this scholarship at Rutgers-Camden?

Required steps to apply for the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship include:

1) Apply for admission to Rutgers University-Camden and submit all required application materials.

2) Complete our online scholarship application, including a 500-1,000 word essay or a 2-5 minute video describing your aspirations to conduct projects, research, employment or other experiences that will advance intercultural learning. Essays can be submitted with the online application.

If submitting a video, please email to with subject line: #Youarewelcomehere Video. Please include your name and RUID in the body of the email.

When do I need to apply by?

Applications must be received by April 1, 2024 for the fall 2024 semester.