Scholarship Application

Prior to applying for Summer Stay Scholars, please review the following information to help you better understand the scholarship requirements.

How does it work?

If you are selected for Summer Stay Scholars, you will receive up to $2,500 to pay your estimated summer cost of attendance not already covered by other gift aid. A $2,500 scholarship will cover full tuition for resident students and offers a sizeable decrease in total cost for non-resident/international students. 

As a Summer Stay Scholar, you will take at least 9 credit hours and work at least 140 hours conducting faculty-led research or participating in an on-campus internship during Summer 2022.

Who qualifies?

To qualify for Summer Stay Scholars, you must have:

  • Attended your first semester at a Purdue University campus in Fall 2021 or earlier
  • A GPA of at least 3.00 for research or at least 2.00 for internships
  • Undergraduate student status
  • Complete 9+ credit hours during Summer 2022


The 2022 Summer Stay application is currently open and will close on Friday, March 4th, 2022. To apply, please visit this link. Decisions are anticipated to be made during the week of April 11, 2022. 

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