Scholarships & Funding Resources

Students planning to study abroad are encouraged to apply for scholarships early. Most scholarships do not require you to be accepted or even applied to a study abroad program to be eligible to apply for the scholarship. In addition to specific study abroad scholarships, you can also use most general scholarships to fund your study abroad experience.

Federal Goverment Scholarships for Study Abroad

Visit this page to learn more about the excellent study abroad programs and funding options available to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students through the federal goverment.

Recommended External Study Abroad Scholarships

This PDF document provides information on a diverse array of recommended scholarships that are specifically designed for students studying abroad. Please refer to the individual websites for deadlines, eligibility and application procedures. Links to the funding opportunities available through our recommended program providers are included on this list.

NOTE: This is by no means an exhaustive list of available scholarships. There many more study abroad scholarships that you can find with a bit of searching and persistence! After taking a look at this list, the CGE recommends that students make use of the scholarship search engines below for more funding support.

Scholarship & Grant Search Enginges

These websites offer extensive information about study abroad funding opportunities

Creative Ways to Finance Study Abroad

This PDF document provides some creative strategies, resources and clear action steps so that you can obtain the funding you need to study abroad.

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