Study Abroad Scholarships

Scholarship Amount Deadline
Education Abroad Grant (Semester and Year-long programs) $200-$2,850 Spring: October 24; Fall or year: March 27
Education Abroad Grant (Winter and Summer programs) $200-$1,000 Winter: October 24; Summer: March 27
Hattie Johns and Helen Johns Fulton Endowed Scholarship $150-$400 Spring: September 24; Fall: December 14
Nick Lee Scholarship $400 Spring: 24 September; Fall: 14 December
Freeman-ASIA Scholarship Up to $7,000 (Academic Year); $5,000 (fall/spring semester); $3,000 (summer) For Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and Academic Year 2019-20 applications will open in early January 2019.
Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship $10,000 (Academic Year); $5,000 (fall/spring semester); prorated by no. of weeks, minimum $1,250 (summer) The deadline for fall, summer, and academic year programs is January 7, 2019
Boren Scholarship Up to $20,000 First day of classes in January. Email of intent due at beginning of November and initial essays due December 1. Before beginning the application, contact the Boren campus representative, Gerise Herndon, at cgh [at]
Critical Language Scholarships All program costs Applications for Summer 2019 will open Fall 2018
Diversity Abroad Scholarships varies See Diversity Abroad website
Fulbright Scholarships Full cost of study/research program, including airfare August (Contact Campus Rep)
Gilman Scholarship Up to $5,000 March and October
Go Overseas Scholarships varies See Go Overseas website
ISEP Scholarships Varies Submit your application with ISEP by September 1, 2018 if you plan to study abroad Spring 2019. The ISEP Community Scholarship application deadline is due October 1, 2018.
Phi Kappa Phi Scholarship $1,000 For spring or summer: September 15; for summer, fall, or year: February 15
Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship Up to $27,000 See Rotary website, usually the beginning of June
Rotary World Peace Scholarship Full cost of two years master's degree District deadlines are as early as March; check with the local club
Scholarship Amount Deadline
Estonia Scholarship Tuition scholarships of up to $2,500 per semester and Travel scholarships of up to $5,000 Spring: October 24; Fall: March 27
Scholarship Amount Deadline
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Full cost of one year in Germany See Congress Bundestag website
DAAD Varies See DAAD website, most in January
Scholarship Amount Deadline
ItaliaRail Scholarship $1,000 and 3-day Italy Rail Pass See ItaliaRail website
Scholarship Amount Deadline
ATJ Bridging (American Teachers of Japanese) Up to $4,000 See ATJ website
JASSO (Japan Student Services Organization) 25,000 yen "settling-in fee" plus 80,000 yen per month April
UM HEF Yamagata Determined yearly March 1
United Kingdom
Scholarship Amount Deadline
BUTEX £500 Mid-June
Davies-Jackson Scholarship Full cost of study at St. John's College, University of Cambridge, including airfare October 15, 2018
Gates Cambridge Scholarship Full cost of studying at Cambridge Early October
Marshall Scholarship Full cost of two years of undergraduate or graduate study leading to a British University degree, plus airfare See Marshall website
Rhodes Scholarship Full cost of two years of graduate study at Oxford, plus airfare Usually early October, check Rhodes website

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