Study Abroad Scholarships

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship program is open to all American citizens who are enrolled in an undergraduate program, are in good academic standing and who meet the criteria outlined on the website listed below. Please visit the site for information and application procedures:

Boren Scholarships and Fellowships

Boren scholarships and fellowships provide opportunities for American undergraduate and graduate students to become more proficient in the cultures and languages of world regions critical to U.S. interests, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Maximum awards are $20,000 for Boren scholarships and $30,000 for Boren fellowships. In exchange for funding, recipients commit to working in the federal government for a minimum of one year.

AIFS Minority Scholarships

AIFS Minority Scholarships are awarded once per semester and provide full tuition for an AIFS study abroad program. AIFS offers 40 scholarships of $1,000 to students who demonstrate high academic achievement, and an additional $1,000 grant to students who return to the AIFS program. At Studentawards, high school, college and university students can search from among thousands of unique scholarships, bursaries, grants, and other forms of financial assistance. It's free, private and personalized.

Rotary Foundation scholarships The Ambassadorial Scholarships program of The Rotary Foundation is the world's largest privately funded international scholarship program. More than 500 scholarships are awarded annually.

Please be aware that deadlines for many scholarships may be as early as one year before your anticipated plan to study abroad. Thus, make sure you start your research well in advance.

For more scholarship opportunities, please visit the following websites for an extensive selection of options: list of scholarships:

Institute of International Education list of scholarships:

Fund for Education Abroad:

The Education Abroad Network (TEAN):