Brandeis University: Wien International Scholarship Program (WISP)
The Wien International Scholarship Program (WISP) at Brandeis University, established in 1958, is a first-of-its kind bringing students from every corner of Wien Scholars are identified not only by their academic achievement, but for their contributions inside and outside of the classroom prior to, during, and after their years at Brandeis. Since its inception, the Wien International Scholarship Program has brought over 860 scholars from 112 countries to Brandeis, and its graduates continue to be committed to Brandeis University and to improving the world. the globe to campus and engaging the entire community to be active global citizens.
Characterized by academic excellence since its founding in 1948, Brandeis is one of the youngest private research universities, as well as the only nonsectarian Jewish-sponsored college or university in the country.
This need-based scholarship meets the full demonstrated financial need of each recipient and includes funds for one round-trip air ticket each year between the United States and the student’s home country.
Eligibility - nationality
Wien Scholarships are awarded to exceptionally accomplished international applicants who demonstrate strong academic achievement as well as significant extracurricular or community involvement.