Application for NorthStardirections

If you are interested in participating in the NorthStar Visiting Scholars Academy, please complete the following items and send to Josefina Li, Northstar Visiting Scholars Academy Coordinator:

  • A completed Visiting Scholar Information/Application form
  • A copy of your passport information page with your photograph
  • Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Your plan for study or research at Bemidji State University
  • A letter of financial support from your university or government
  • A personal bank statement
  • A completed Visiting Scholar Agreement
  • Documentation of English-language proficiency

The application form can be downloaded below. See the Costs and Program Elements page for fee information.

If your application is approved, we will issue an invitation letter to you. If you accept the invitation, we will require a deposit of 25% of the program fee by bank transfer in order to reserve your place. Once this deposit is received, we will be happy to assist you in providing the documentation you will require in order to apply for a visa.

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