Once you’ve found the trip of your dreams, it’s time to figure out how to pay for
it. We’re here to help with that.
First, we keep the cost of our programs as low as possible, and then we also offer
Current Scholarships Available
Study in Brazil – through a partnership with Faculdade de Tecnologia de Americana in Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Contact the International Programs Office at 687.5135 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Outside Scholarships Available
THE BENJAMIN A. GILMAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Sponsor
: The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of StateAdministered by
: Institute of International Education (IIE)Description
: The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program
provides awards for study abroad, for students who are U.S. citizens and receiving
federal need based financial aid under Title IV. (Title IV student financial aid includes
Pell Grants, Federal Work study, Stafford Loans, Perkins Loans, and Supplemental Educational
Opportunity Grants.) The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program
is intended to reduce the financial barriers to study abroad by providing assistance
to undergraduates in 2 year and 4 year schools who demonstrate financial need.
Selection Criteria: Priority consideration for awards will be given to applicants
of academic merit who receive Federal Pell Grants under Title IV of the Higher Education
Act of 1965.Award Amounts
: Awards range from (a maximum of) $3,000 for a summer program to $5,000 for a semester
or academic year study abroad program.For additional information
: Visit the Gilman Undergraduate Study Abroad Scholarship Program website at: http://www.iie.org/gilman
- E-mail: email@example.com
- Telephone: (713) 621-6300 ext. 25
- Toll Free: (888) 887-5939
- Fax: (713) 621-7958
- Mailing Address:
- Institute of International Education
515 Post Oak Blvd. Suite 150
Houston, Texas 77027
FREEMAN - ASIA SCHOLARSHIPS
Sponsor: The Freeman Foundation
Administered by: Institute of International Education (IIE)
Description: The primary goal of the Freeman - ASIA Program is to increase the number of American
undergraduates who study in East and South East Asia. Awardees will be expected to
share their experiences with their home campus to encourage study abroad by others
and to spread understanding of Asia in their home communities.
Award Amounts: Freeman - ASIA award benefits are determined by the length of the program (minimum
of 4 weeks).
- Summer Program $3,000
- Semester Program $5,000
- Academic Year Program $7,000
For additional information: Visit the Freeman - Asia Scholarship website at:
ROTARY AMBASSADORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Sponsor: Local Rotary Clubs
Administered by: The Rotary Foundation
Description: Established in 1947, the Rotary Foundation's oldest and best known program is the
Types of Rotary Scholarships and Award Amounts:
The Rotary offers several types of scholarships for study overseas by undergraduates
at American colleges and universities.
Academic Year Ambassadorial Scholarships provide funding for one academic year of study in another country. The award is intended
to help cover round trip transportation, tuition, fees, room and board and some educational
supplies up to $25,000 U.S. dollars. Academic year scholarships are the most common
type of scholarship offered by Rotary.
Cultural Ambassadorial Scholarships are for either three or six months of intensive language study and cultural immersion
in another country. The award provides funds to cover round trip transportation, language
training expenses, and homestay living arrangements (up to $12,000 for three months
and $19,000 for six months respectively).
For additional information:
Visit the Rotary Scholarships website
RESOURCES FOR FURTHER RESEARCH
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The International Education Financial Aid
The International Student Loan Program (ISLP)
IEFA is the premier Internet resource for financial aid information for students intending
to study abroad. At this site, you will find the most comprehensive listing of grants,
scholarships, loan programs and other information to help in your pursuit to study
- Click here to go to the IEFA website.
- The ISLP, developed by the International Education Finance Corporation (IEFC), offers
Stafford and alternative loan programs. ISLP loans are funded by the Bank of Boston
and Educaid and are guaranteed by the Educational Resources Institute.
- Click here to go to the ISLP website.