Westbon Scholarship for International Students in the U.S.

July 6th, 2018 by Juncal Caballero

Deadline: October, 15

Westbon is the first lending platform for international students in the U.S. Based in Chicago, they specialize in providing auto loans and personal loans for their customers, who have always been an underserved group due to their lack of a Social Security Number (SSN) and credit history.

Westbon is dedicated to assisting international students in their pursuit to study in the United States and is always amazed by how vibrant and talented the international student community is.

To help international students further pursue their dreams in the U.S., Westbon has established a scholarship program for international students who are on F1 Visa in the United States. Regardless of your fields of study, Westbon is happy to offer the assistance you need for your college studies in the United States.


To qualify, you must be:

  • International students on F1 Visa with valid I20
  • Undergrad, master students all welcomed to apply
  • All nationalities and majors are welcomed to apply
  • Minimum GPA 2.70 out of 4.00 or equivalent
  • Online application form
  • L20 & Transcript
  • Supporting documents if necessary

What are they looking for?

Applicants who have the excellent achievement and great potential in academic, extracurricular activities or social fields.


  • Applicants who excel in their study with demonstrated academic performance.
  • Please provide your most recent transcript. Supporting documents like recommendation letters from your professors or supervisors are recommended but not required.

Adventurous/ Creative

  • Enthusiastic travelers who have seen and witnessed the true beauty of the world.
  • Talented artists and designers who have an amazing, stunning portfolio.
  • Adventurers who have an amazing story to tell.
  • It all depends on your experience and endeavors.

Social Impact/ Leadership/ Entrepreneurship

  • Candidates who have entrepreneurship spirit, a significant social impact, or the ability to influence others in a positive way.
  • Candidates who have shown leadership in extracurricular activities or won recognition within the international student organization and communities.

All undergraduate and master program students are welcome to apply. You can find further details here.


  1. Christian says:

    Hello !
    As an international student I would like to get more information about this scholarship. Like the process and which states of the US apply this scholarship.
    I would appreciate your time reading this comment.

  2. Muhammad usman says:

    I will loveto get admission there

    • Juncal says:

      Hi Muhammad,

      Thank you for your comment.

      If you meet the requirements, you are welcome to apply for this scholarship. To access to the full information, please create an account with us first.

      Best of luck!

  3. Hyun-Woo Jung says:

    Is is okay to apply this scholarship as a student in Doctoral Program?

    • Juncal says:

      Hi Hyun-Woo,

      Thank you for your comment.

      Unfortunately, only undergrad, master students are eligible to apply. However, we invite you to review all the scholarships listed on our website, you might be eligible for one.

      Good luck!

  4. Peterson midamba says:

    I am a Kenyan male citizen who hold bachelor of commerce degree, procurement and supply chain management options from the university of Nairobi. I am on dear need to pursue Master degree in procurement. Would you please help me realize my dream.I am unable to do it locally due to fee problem

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