Scholarship Types

National Study Abroad Scholarships


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Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship

Pell Grant recipients only, semester, year and/or summer programs.

Spring/Summer 2015 Deadline: Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Summer/Fall 2015 Deadline: Upcoming - Tuesday, March 3, 2015 Read More

Boren Scholarships and Fellowships

To study critical languages and world regions; not for use in Western Europe or most English-speaking countries. Work obligation with Federal Government after college.

Contact: Elizabeth Hughes Sears, Student Affairs Advisor, 001 Moore College,

UGA Campus Application Deadline: January 5, 2015

Campus Interviews to take place in mid-January after the initial campus review. Read More

Diversity Abroad Network Scholarship

UGA is a Diversity Network Institution. The Diversity Abroad Network �Diversity Network, in cooperation with the STA Travel, will offer twenty summer scholarships in the amount of $500 for full-time students to offset the cost of travel to study abroad host country. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students at a university or college that is a member of the Diversity Abroad Network. Economically disadvantaged students, African-American/Black, Asian, Hispanic/Latino, multiracial/ethnic or Indigenous/Native-American, students with disabilities and first generation college undergraduate students are strongly encouraged to apply.

UGA Applicants must meet the following criteria:
-Have minimum cumulative 2.75 GPA or the equivalent at an accredited university or college.
-Be willing to share their experiences abroad with the community via blogs (at least once a week), article submission (one or two article required depending on length of study abroad program) and participate in the Discussion Boards.

Summer 2014 Deadline: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 Read More

Foundation for Global Scholars

Multiple scholarships awarded for students with financial need.

Tri-Annual Awarding Periods:

Spring/Summer 2014 Deadline April 11
for Programs that begin April 1 through July 31, 2014, apply March 3 through April 11.

Fall 2014 Deadline June 27
for Programs that begin August 1 through December 31, 2014, apply May 19 through June 27, 2014

Winter 2015 Deadline November 21
for Programs that begin January 1 through March 31, 2015, apply October 1 through November 21, 2014 Read More

Fulbright Scholarships

For upcoming and recent B.S./B.A. graduates, master's and doctoral candidates, young professionals and artists.

Contact: Maria A. de Rocher, Honors Program, 212 Moore College, (706) 542-6908,

Campus application deadline is usually in September each year. Read More

Fund for Education Abroad

Eligibility Requirements:
Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents currently enrolled as undergraduates in US universities/colleges who plan to study abroad for at least four weeks between May 2015 and May 2016. Fund for Education Abroad awards are intended to support students planning to participate in high-quality, rigorous education abroad programs in the 2015-2016 academic year or summer 2015. The financial support for these scholarships is provided by generous donors, who are committed to increasing study abroad opportunities for dedicated American students.

Deadline: January 16, 2015 11:59 PM EST (application will open November 18, 2014)

Funding Amount: up to $10,000

Number of Scholarships Awarded: up to 15 Read More

Phi Kappa Phi

For undergraduates only for study abroad or internship programs. The study abroad program must begin between May 1, 2015 and May 31, 2016. Minimum GPA 3.75.

Deadline: February 15, 2015 for programs May 1, 2015 - November 30, 2015

Deadline: September 15, 2015 for programs December 1, 2015 - May 31, 2016 Read More

Sarah's Wish Foundation

Preliminary applications are accepted annually from October 1 through January 31
Note: As of Fall 2014, scholarships are available only to those who have previously received a Sarah's Wish Foundation scholarship. Read More

Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship

$1,000 study abroad scholarship and one travel backpack. Two scholarships/year, one for the spring semester and one for the fall semester.

To Apply: Fill out the short application at the link below which includes a 500 word essay on what the student hopes to learn from his/her host country

Deadline for Spring 2015: December 20, 2014
Deadline for Fall 2015: May 20, 2015 Read More

Whitaker International Program

The Whitaker International Program sends emerging leaders in U.S. biomedical engineering (or bioengineering) overseas to undertake a self-designed project that will enhance their careers within the field. For graduate studies only.

For 2015 the program will fund:
•50 Fellow and Scholar Grants
•25 Summer Grants

You must:
•Have U.S. citizenship OR be a permanent legal resident of the U.S.
•Be in the field of biomedical engineering/bioengineering or a closely-related field (Chemical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with substantive interest and background in Biomedicine).
•Be no more than 3 years from the receipt of your most recent degree, or be currently enrolled.
•Have language ability to carry out the proposed project in the host country at the time of departure.

Please visit the specific programs for detailed eligibility requirements. Read More

Zeta Phi Beta Deborah Partridge Wolfe International Fellowship

Typically for full academic year programs only. Amount varies from $500 to $1,000.

2015-2016 Application Deadline: February 1, 2015 Read More