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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Gladys B. Olson International Student Endowment

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Since its inception in 1988, the Endowment has awarded 226 scholarships to students from 46 countries. Nepal leads the way with 42 scholarships; China has claimed 19, Pakistan 16 India 11 and Japan 10. A total of $304,640 has been disbursed-and has had a significant impact on past Scholars.

Current and Past Endowment Scholarship Winners

Archived Brochures 1991 - 2006


How You Can Support The Endowment

We would love to add new names to the Sustainers list. It's easy to give to the International Student Endowment, in any amount you're comfortabe with. Visit for details, including a convenient online option. Just click on "Make a Gift Now." You can designate your donation specifically for the Endowment by choosing "Other" (under "Designation") and typing in "International Student Endowment." It's fast! It's easy!


Apply for a Gladys B. Olson Endowment Scholarship.