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Education Abroad General Scholarship

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         Fall and Spring:  up to $10,000 (Academic Year); $5,000 (fall/spring semester); prorated by no. of weeks, minimum $1,250 (summer)

Location: Anywhere

Semesters:   Spring, Fall, Summer

GPA Requirement:  None


Requires:  U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. (as of May 2015, we welcome applications from DACA students) Currently enrolled as an undergraduate at a college or university in the U.S. Study abroad program must be eligible for credit at the student’s educational institution Study abroad program must include at least 4 weeks (30 days) in country/countries

More Information:


  • Academically rigorous and immersive study abroad program
  • Study of the host country language (if not English)
  • Study abroad program with a sustainable service-learning / volunteering component
  • Non-traditional destination
  • Student demonstrates financial need
  • FEA strongly encourages students to apply who represent a group that is traditionally underrepresented in education abroad. Those groups include, but are not limited to:
    • Minorities
    • First-generation college students
    • Community college students
    • Students with disabilities
    • Student Athletes
    • Veterans
    • Returning learners

Deadline: January 18th, 2016