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Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

This is a great opportunity to get funding for any location you choose to study in. This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide. The program will provide up to $5,000 for American students to pursue overseas study for college credit and aims to diversify the kinds of students who study and intern abroad and the countries and regions where they go by supporting undergraduates who might otherwise not participate due to financial constraints.The Gilman Scholarship Program accepts applications two times per year. Ideally, students should begin their application one full semester before their study abroad program or internship is scheduled to begin.

Science, Techonogy, Engineering, or Math students, check out the site to learn about their special summer award cycle.

Deadlines:
Spring 2014: October 1, 2013
Summer & Fall 2014: TBA


Boren Scholarship (National Security Education Program)

Created in 1991, the National Security Education Program (NSEP) focuses on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study deemed critical to U.S. national security. Boren Scholarships for undergraduate students, provide up to $20,000 for an academic year to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad.  These countries include Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin American, and the Middle East.  The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded. Boren Fellowships are for graduate students, provide up to $30,000 for language study and international research.

Applicants should identify how their study abroad program, as well as their future academic and career goals, will contribute to U.S. national security.  Boren Scholars also study less commonly taught languages.

Deadlines:
Campus Deadline: January 17, 2014
Final Scholarship Deadline:
                Undergrad Students: February 5, 2014
                Grad Students: January 31, 2013


Go! Overseas Study Abroad Scholarship

GO! Overseas is proud to support international education through scholarships available to students participating in study abroad programs. Scholarships are awarded twice each year in the amount of $500. The scholarship is awarded based on the creativity and analytical thinking displayed through writing samples and/or video submissions.

Deadlines:
May and Novemer of each year


National Geographic Glimpse Correspondent

The Glimpse Correspondents Program is an exciting opportunity for talented young writers and photographers who will be abroad for at least 10 weeks. The program encourages participants to engage with people from other cultures, to seek out thought-provoking experiences, and to share their stories from abroad.

Fall Semester Deadline:
July 30th, 2013


Foundation for Global Scholars

The Foundation provides a variety of scholarship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students studying abroad.  The majority of their support is directed to students and programs that are underrepresented in education abroad and which have a direct impact on the global and local workforce. For example the scholarships available target applicants from diverse ethnic backgrounds, science/math/engineering (STEM) majors, full-scale work internships, and students from Colorado.

Deadlines:
Spring 2014: November 22, 2013
Summer 2014: May 15, 2014


Program Specific Scholarships



Point Loma Nazarene University - Study Abroad Office
3900 Lomaland Drive           Office: 619.849.3178
San Diego, CA 92106            Fax: 619.849.7023
E-mail: studyabroad@pointloma.edu

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