TOEFL® Scholarships for College or University Study

Purpose: Scholarships are awarded by Educational Testing Service, the developer of the TOEFL examination to assist with tuition at a college or university listed in the TOEFL Destinations Directory found on the ETS website, or at an Australian university.

Qualifications: Students living in China, India, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan who have earned a grade-point average (GPA) of 80 or higher on a 100-point scale or 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale, and who have taken the TOEFL.

Amount: $1500-$10,000 U.S.

Application Procedure: Complete an application, including a written essay, your TOEFL test scores, and an official transcript.

Deadline:  Submit applications and documentation before April 15.

For applications and for more information about TOEFL® Scholarships, visit and click on TOEFL Scholarship Program.


TEFLPREP Scholarships for TOEFL® Registration Fees

Purpose: Scholarships are awarded by Dr. Pamela Sharpe, the author of Barron’s TOEFL preparation books to assist with TOEFL registration fees.

Qualifications:  Students from all countries who have already taken the TOEFL and are taking the examination again to achieve a higher score.

Amount:  $200 U.S. for TOEFL registration fees.

Application:  Submit a one-page essay in English on the following topic:  What is the best way to prepare for the TOEFL?  Include at least three suggestions.

Deadline:  Submit the essay with your name and contact information to before October 1.