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scholasrhsip for PAkistani students at East Tennessee State University

  • East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is a university in Johnson City Tennessee and was previously known as the East Texas State University. This university is a public university and its governing body is a board of Trustees.

  • This university is home to one of the top medicine schools in The United States of America. Apart from medicine this university has schools for Pharmacy, Public health, Nursing and Rehabilitation science covering all the major sectors of health so Pakistani student aspiring to study any of the following fields can apply  at this university .

  • Apart from the above courses many interesting courses as music, bluegrass and storytelling form an important part of their academics. These additional interesting courses are of importance as the others.

study programs in etsu for scholarships


East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is home to many colleges as –

  1. Clemmer college

  2. College of business and technology

  3. College of Nursing

  4. Bill Gatton college of pharmacy

  5. Quillen college of Medicine

  6. College of Art and sciences

  7. College of clinical and rehabilitative heath

  8. College of public health

  9. Honors college

  10. School of Graduate studies


Courses Offered by East Tennessee State University International Students Academic Merit Scholarship 2020

  1. Finance

  2. Pharmacy

  3. Accounting

  4. Media sciences

  5. Arts

  6. Geo Sciences

  7. Health sciences

  8. Philosophy

  9. Political science

  10. Mathematics

  11. Economics

  12. Engineering

  13. Sociology

  14. Music

  15. Anthropology

  16. Architecture

  17. Digital marketing

  18. Sports science



A detailed description of the undergraduate course list is: Here

A detailed description of the Graduate course list is: Here

The scholarship is awarded to the Pakistani student studying either masters or undergraduate course.


Host Country

The United States of America


Host Institute

East Tennessee State University (ETSU)

etsu scholarship benefits


Benefits of East Tennessee State University International Students Academic Merit Scholarship 2020 

  • For Undergraduate students the amount is $12,500 and for Graduate students it is $11,500

  • This amounts for about 50 percent of the whole state tuition fee

  • Scholarship is provided for about 8 semesters of Undergraduate course and 6 semesters of Masters Course and will not extend beyond that at any cost.

Note: No additional cost or fee is covered.


scholarship criteria for etsu

Eligibility Criteria of East Tennessee State University International Students Academic Merit Scholarship 2020 for Pakistani Students


  • The Pakistani student must be admitted to a full time degree course in East Tennessee State University (ETSU).

  • The Pakistani student must be an applicant of to get a F1 or J1 student visa lawfully.

  • The Pakistani student must have exceptionally well academic record.

  • Pakistani students must have a minimum CGPA of 3.0 in high school for undergraduate admissions and 3.0 in undergraduate for graduate admissions.

  • Pakistani students pursuing a second Bachelors or masters won’t be considered for the scholarship.

  • Students who have received the East Tennessee State University tuition scholarship.

  • Pakistani students who have applied for MD or PharmD program are not eligible.


etsu eligibility criteria

In order to apply for scholarship Pakistani student first must apply for admissions and submit the required documents.


Documents Needed to Apply in East Tennessee State University International Students Academic Merit Scholarship 2020


 For admissions to the East Tennessee State University (ETSU) and then consideration for the scholarship following documents are needed –


  1. The student must have a CGPA of 2.3 minimum for admissions for scholarship the student is required to have 3.0 at secondary school examination. At graduate level examination the student is required to have a score of 3.0 CGPA. At both levels students are required to submit a transcript verified by the higher education commission of Pakistan.

  2. A passport issued by the GOV of Pakistan.

  3. English proficiency test scores as follows


Undergraduate – TOEFEL -500

                                IELTS -5.5



Graduate-– TOEFEL -550

                      IELTS -6.5


Note: Those Pakistani graduate students who have attended their previous education from a university in USA will be exempted from the same.

  1. Insurance coverage details and financial need details are important for admission

  2. Letter of recommendation.

  3. A completely filled application form.

  4. Immunization record filled in the form provided at university website.


Nationality Required:

Students who are non US citizens can apply for the scholarship which incorporates Pakistan.


Application procedure of ETSU 2020

  1. A completely filled application form for admissions and scholarship form must be submitted at or sent to address 1276 Gilbreath Drive P.O. Box 7073 Johnson City, TN 37614-1700, 423-439-4213.

  2. Pakistani student who has been shortlisted for scholarship will be informed about the same in the admission letter.


Deadlines and Dates of ETSU 2020:

Fall semester: July 15th, Spring semester: October 15th


No. of Awardees:

10 merit scholarships are provided to international students each year.


etsu scholarship frequently asked question


Can Pakistani student apply for the scholarship ETSU 2020?


Yes a Pakistani student can apply for the scholarship.


Does Pakistani need to give English proficiency test for ETSU 2020?


Yes a student from Pakistan applying for an undergraduate course must give these test and submit the record with application form since English is not an official language of Pakistan.


Is there an immunization document needed for admission?


 Yes there is a separate form but it’s not a must for scholarship.


Cant a Pakistani student avail this scholarship without F1 or J1 visa?


No the student must be a F1 orJ1 visa applicant.


Is this scholarship renewable?


Yes the scholarship is renewable


Does ETSU scholarship 2020 provide health insurance?


No a Pakistani student is required to have an insurance by themselves for admissions and hence indirectly for scholarship too.



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