University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota

International Student
Funding Program

International Student Funding Appeals Process

Application decisions and award amounts are final based on the information that was presented in the application. If your situation has changed or if you have new information, you have the opportunity to appeal the application decision and/or award amount. To do so, you must submit an Appeal Form and additional documentation which was not included in your initial application.

Your appeal will not be considered if you do not provide additional information and documentation. This could include bank statements (both from your account in the U.S. and your source of funding at home), letters, court certificates, medical bills, and police reports.. Please submit your completed Appeal in-person to ISSS or to

You are encouraged to consult with an ISSS Funding Counselor before you file the appeal.

If you have questions or concerns about your appeal or application, you must speak with an ISSS Funding Counselor or contact