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International Students Library Guide: Useful Tools

Useful resources such as currency converter

Useful Tools


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Scholarships for International Students

The links below provide useful information on financial aid for international students.

  • IEFA
    • According to their website, "The International Education Financial Aid website,, is the premier internet resource listing financial aid information for students who wish to study in a foreign country. Here, you will find the most comprehensive listing of grants, scholarships, loan programs and other information to assist students in their quest to study abroad.Our mission is to "promote international education worldwide through the development and publication of the most comprehensive database of International Education Financial Aid information available on the Internet". (IEFA website).
  • AAUW
    • Founded in 1881, the American Association for University Women (AAUW)' s mission has been to " advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research." Several of the scholarships they provide are for international students as well.
  • International
    • Statement from their website reads: "The International Scholarship Search is the premier financial aid, college scholarship and international scholarship resource for students wishing to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive listing of grants, scholarships, loan programs, and other information to assist college and university students in their pursuit to study abroad." (International Scholarships website)