Scholarship Detail

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

Program Information

Deadline Month: March, October
Application Deadline Dates: 03/06/2018- for Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 programs
Award Amount: Up to $5,000 + additional $3,000 for critical languages
This scholarship seeks to lower barriers to undergraduate study abroad by offering scholarships to students with financial need. Underrepresented students in study abroad programs are encouraged to apply. The award is for semester or academic year study abroad programs. Applicants must be applying to or accepted into a spring 2018, fall semester 2018, academic Year 2018-2019 or summer 2018 study abroad program eligible for credit by UC Berkeley. Applicants must not be studying abroad in a country which is currently under a Travel Warning issued by the United States Department of State (please see http://travel.state.gov/travel_warnings.html.).
Type: Undergraduate Study, International Study, Research
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities, Business, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: No
Descriptors: AB540
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Other Requirements:
Must be currently receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at the time of application. Must apply to study-abroad program lasting at least 4 weeks. Country can not be Cuba or listed on State Department's Travel Warning list

Submission Requirements

Application Form: No
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: No
Resume: No
Personal Essay: No
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: Yes
Institutional Endorsement: No
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: Contact organization's website for submission requirements.

Further Information

Gilman International Scholarship Program Institute of International Education
1800 West Loop South, Suite 250
TX , 77 027
gilman@iie.org
1-888-887-5939 ext. 25