Global Engagement Office: Education Abroad

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Each year, thousands of scholarships are awarded to prospective education abroad students. Scholarships are an excellent way of funding your education abroad experience. You will find the different scholarships that are internally and externally awarded by clicking here for th UCCS Scholarship website. Students can also look at external, competitive scholarships. When applying for scholarships students should look closely at the scholarship requirements. Scholarship eligibility varies often based on:

  • Area of study (major/minor)
  • GPA
  • Location of study (country/region)
  • Duration (semester/year/short-term)

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

  • Available only to Federal Pell Grant Recipients
  • Award amounts vary depending of length of study and student need
  • Emphasis is placed on non-traditional study and intern abroad destinations outside of Western Europe, Australia, and New Zealand
  • Visit the Gilman Scholarship Program website for more information

Boren Awards for International Study

  • Provides funding for undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world critical to U.S. interests
  • Students studying languages in Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin American, and the Middle East are encouraged to apply
  • See the Boren Awards website for more information

Bridging Scholarship

  • Offers scholarships to American undergraduates to study in Japan
  • Available only to U.S. citizens
  • Summer study programs are not eligible
  • Visit the Bridging Scholarships website for more information

BUTEX Scholarship

  • For study abroad students studying in the UK
  • Students must be placed at an eligible UK institution for a minimum of one semester
  • See the BUTEX website for more information

DAAD German Academic Exchange

  • Supporting several types of study and research in Germany
  • Interested students should visit the DAAD website for more information

Fulbright Scholar Program

  • Provides funding for several types of study, research, and teaching abroad for postgraduate students
  • Interested students should visit the Fulbright U.S. Student Program website for more information
  • To apply, students should contact Dr. Jennifer Carson at jcarson@ucmo.edu

Phi Kappa Phi

  • Students with a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher are eligible to apply
  • Only available for accredited study abroad programs
  • See the Phi Kappa Phi website for more information

Annette Kade Scholarship

  • For ISEP students studying German and French in France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and French Antilles
  • Available for 2016 Fall and Spring Semesters
  • See the Anette Kade Scholarship Page for more information

ADDITIONAL SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

CREATE A CAMPAIGN THROUGH FUNDMYTRAVEL

Create a campaign, set a goal of funds you need to raise, and allow family members, friends, or anyone, to contribute money into an account for your specific education abroad experience.

 
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