the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

F-1 International Student Scholarship


All masters-level international students with an F-1 visa status are eligible for a scholarship of $1,600 per year ($800 per semester).  Students will work with the Manager for International and Disability Services to determine eligibility. Students must complete the Financial Aid PROFILE by the appropriate deadline.


  • Completion of the Financial Aid Profile by the financial aid deadline.
  • Students must be full-time (8+ paid credit hours) and must be taking courses at the Louisville campus. Online students and extension center students are not eligible to apply. Students taking both on-campus and Internet courses are eligible to apply if enrolled in a greater number of on-campus hours than online hours.
  • Students must be admitted into a degree program. Non-degree seeking students are not eligible to receive financial aid.
  • Students must maintain good academic standing for eligibility. Students on academic warning, academic probation, or disciplinary probation are not eligible to apply.


  • Continuing students: June 1
  • New Students
    • Entering Fall semester: August 1
    • Entering Spring semester: January 1
That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.