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Gilman Grant
Application deadline: early March (summer/fall/academic year), early October (spring)

Must be an undergraduate Pell grant recipient and U.S. citizen in order to qualify. Average award: up to $5,000. Anticipated number of awards: 500+. Students must meet with UI Study Abroad office and UI Financial Aid office Gilman scholarship advisors before applying. Competitive scholarship so start early. For more information, please go to


Austrian database for scholarships and research grants


The Killam Fellowships Program 
Application deadline: January 31 for following Academic Year

For American undergraduate students enrolled at four year degree granting institutions. Students in all fields of study are welcome to apply. Average awards: $5,000 for a semester and $10,000 for an academic year, plus a $500 health insurance allowance and up to $800 for in-country travel, a 3-day orientation in Ottawa and a 3-day Washington DC seminar. Applications are available online at

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship 
Application deadline: September of year prior to study

Must be nominated by host institution and must be a graduate student pursuing a doctorate degree. Both Canadian and international students are eligible to be nominated for a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship. The award is valued at $50,000 per year, for up to three years. More information at

Other opportunities for study/research awards in Canada can be found here.


DAAD German Exchange Scholarships

Scholarships through DAAD include: undergraduate scholarship for study in Germany, summer school, graduate study scholarship, graduate study scholarships for artists and musicians, summer research internship in science and engineering (RISE), internXchange, EMGIP-Budestag Internship, SIP: study & internship program, German studies research grant, and graduate research grant. For more information on all of these DAAD scholarships, go to

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) 
Application deadline: beginning of December

Available to students and recent graduates. Yearlong fellowship to study and intern in Germany, open to applicants in all career fields though preference given to students in vocational, technical, engineering, business, agricultural, and scientific fields. The CBYX program annually provides 75 participants with two months of intensive German language training, a semester of study at German University or University of Applied Sciences, a five-month internship with a German company in the participant’s career field, housing, transatlantic airfare, health insurance, and a monthly stipend for living expenses. Prior German language knowledge not required by preferred. For more information visit:

Work Immersion Study Program (WISP) 
Application deadline: Beginning of December

Summer fellowship program open to students in vocational fields who have completed at least 4 semesters of study by the start of the program in June 2013. Applicants must be enrolled at a US college before and after the program and must have completed at least 1 semester of college-level German by the start of the program. More information can be found at

Search engine for funding for study/research in Germany (not just DAAD grants)

New Zealand

Generation Study Abroad Excellence and Travel Awards

Application deadline: Dec 1, 2015 (for programs beginning in February or March 2016); April 30, 2016 (for programs beginning in July 2016)

Various scholarships ranging from $500-$2000 available for study in New Zealand. Must be a U.S. citizen, at least Sophomore-level, and hold a minimum GPA of 3.0. Please visit the following website for more information:


Language and Culture Assistant Program

The Spanish Ministry of Education offers over 2,000 grants yearly for American and Canadian participants to serve as teaching assistants in K-12 public schools in Spain, sharing their native knowledge of the English or French language and North American culture. The position offers a monthly stipend. Students must be in their senior year or have recently graduated with a Bachelor’s degree. For more information, including application requirements, visit the Spanish Ministry of Education's website.


BUTEX UK Scholarships 
Application deadline: End of May

Open to all undergraduate students currently registered at a UK university which is BUTEX affiliated. To be eligible to apply you must have been offered a study abroad or exchange place at any institution in the USA. Your study abroad or exchange place must be for the following academic year and must be for a minimum of one semester. Average award: £500 and will be paid to winners once they have arrived and registered at host university. For more information, please go to

National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Fellowships 
Application deadline: mid-January (UI campus deadline)

NSEP focuses on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study deemed critical to U.S. national security, and applicants must fulfill a one-year service requirement after the exchange. Average award: $5,000- $10,000 per semester for up to two semesters. For more information, please go to Applications are available online, or contact the NSEP campus representative at:

Critical Language Scholarships for Intensive Summer Institutes

For intensive language study during the summer. Deadline is early December for the following summer. More information can be found at

LIVFUND (Live, Intern, Volunteer) Scholarship Fund 
Application deadline: Apply any time, beginning six months in advance of program start date.

For anyone over the age of 18 interested in studying, interning or volunteering in Latin America. The average award is $500. Applicants who are awarded the scholarship must agree to post at least three blog entries on the LIVFund blog detailing their abroad experience. More information can be found at


UNNC-Ningbo Exchange Scholarships

This scholarship will be automatically awarded to the 4 selected students from UNNC international exchange partners. Students must be nominated as UNNC scholarship student by home institution when they send exchange nomination information to the UNNC International Office. The winners will be awarded a one-time payment of RMB3000. More information can be found:

Taiwan Scholarship Program for U.S. students 
Application deadline: January 30

Chinese Language Program: awarded monthly stipend of NT$25,000(NT$32=USD1, subject to change) up to four years, Undergraduate Program: awarded monthly stipend of NT$25,000 for one year, Postgraduate Program: awarded monthly stipend of NT$30,000; maximum duration of an award for a master degree is two years and for doctoral degree is three years. For more information, please go to

Ningbo International Student Government Scholarships for Academic Excellence
Application Deadline: July 30

The winners will be awarded a one-off payment of RMB3000 per semester or RMB6000 per year. Students need to prepare some paperwork and apply to the UNNC International Office. More information can be found:

CRCC Asia’s China Internship Program Scholarships 
Application available: November 1-30

Provides one, two, or three month internships in Beijing and Shanghai. Fluent English is the only language requirement and there is a program start date each month of the year. They offer a wide range of placements across various industries with now over 2000 alumni from over 60 countries worldwide. This year they are giving away 12 scholarships of varying amounts. For more information, visit


Bridging Scholarships for Study Abroad in Japan 
Application deadline: Early April (for the following fall, academic year, and spring study programs)

For study in Japan. Average awards: $2500 (semester), $4000 (academic year). Anticipated number of awards: 65 total. For more information, please go to

Morgan Stanley Scholarship 
Application deadline: April 5

Eligible students must be juniors or seniors with an interest in economics or international finance studying in Japan. Average award: $7500. Anticipated number of awards: 2. See for more information.

JASSO (Japan Student Services Organization) 
Application deadline: As early as possible

Award based on good character, financial need and commitment to Japanese studies. Award amount is approximately $800 per month. For students applying to a UI direct program in Japan (i.e. Nagasaki University, Ryukoku University), please contact the Study Abroad Office if interested. For students applying to study in Japan through a program provider (i.e. ISEP, USAC, etc.), please contact your program or host university about submitting an application. For more information, please see a Study Abroad Advisor in the International Programs Office.

South Korea

Talk Program 
Application deadline: June (for term beginning in August), December (for term beginning in February)

The “Teach and Learn in Korea” (TaLK) program is sponsored by the Korean government. It invites undergraduate students (who have completed at least two years of undergraduate study), recent graduates and graduate students to apply to teach conversational English in rural Korean elementary schools. The program provides a 1-month orientation, round-trip airfare, a settling-in allowance, a monthly living stipend of approximately $1,300, health insurance and organized trips to historical locations in Korea. More information and the application can be found at


Turkish Coalition of America

TCA has established a diverse array of scholarship programs that support its educational mission. In line with its mission to engage and cultivate a new generation of young Turkish American leaders, TCA offers the TCAdvange Scholarship program for Turkish American students. A wide range of scholarships are available for American minority students wishing to study in Turkey and support TCA's mission to build people-to-people bridges between the United States and Turkey. Applications available at

Fulbright Fellowship 
Application deadline: mid-September (UI Campus Deadline)

The Fulbright deadline listed above is for the year preceding the experience abroad. For example, the deadline of September of 2016 is for grants to be awarded in 2017-2018. It is, therefore, very important to plan ahead. Graduating seniors, graduate-level students only. Average award: entire cost of study abroad program. Competitive selection criteria. Applications are available online. Non-UI students should apply through their home institution’s campus representative. For more information, please contact University of Idaho campus representative Holly LaHann at and visit

Rotary Grants:

Rotary World Peace Scholarship 
Application deadline: Before July 1

Supports a World Peace Scholar for a two-year master’s degree at one of the six Rotary Centers for International Studies worldwide. Average Award: tuition, registration, fees, room & board for 21 months, transportation, contingency expenses, and other funding. For more information, please visit the Rotary's website.

US Teaching Assistantship Program in Austria 
Application deadline: January 15

For US college and university graduates to work at secondary schools throughout Austria as teaching assistants. Financed by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, the Arts and Culture (BMUKK) and administered by the Austrian-American Educational Commission (Fulbright Commission). While the participants in this program contribute to the Fulbright goal of promoting mutual understanding, this is not a Fulbright grant program. For more information, please go to

The American-Scandinavian Foundation 
Awards Awards for Study in Scandinavia (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden) 
Application deadline: November 1

The ASF will offer around $300,000 to outstanding American students, scholars, professionals and artists for study and/or research in Scandinavia. Fellowships of up to $23,000 are intended to support an academic year-long stay, and priority is given to students at the graduate level who need to spend time at foreign academic or research institutions. Grants of up to $5,000 are considered more suitable for shorter research visits, both on the graduate or post-doctoral level. Funding is available to candidates in all fields. Application forms are available online at

Chinese Government Scholarship for American Students 
Application deadline: end of June Awards for post-graduate study in China.

Tuition, fees, and medical insurance are covered and students receive a travel and living allowance. More information and application forms can be found on the South China University of Technology website at

University of the Sunshine Coast - Anne Wexler Scholarship Program in Public Policy 
Application deadline: (check website link below)

One Anne Wexler Scholarships will be awarded annually to a U.S. citizen to complete an Australian Master's program in Public Policy areas. Areas of study may include health, sustainability, energy, climate change, regional security, political science, history, or government relations, amongst others. The scholarship will be awarded for a maximum of two years, depending on the Master's program. Benefits include: AUD$30,000- Annual stipend for up to two years, AUD$25,000 - Annual tuition for up to two years, AUD$5,000 - Return travel allowance, AUD$6,000 - Establishment allowance, AUD$4,000 - Insurance allowance. The scholarships are administered by the Australian-American Fulbright Commission in Canberra, and funded by the Australian Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations. The Anne Wexler Scholarships are part of the Australian Government's Australia Awards Program. For more information, visit

Chateaubriand Fellowship Program 
Application deadlines: STEM Program: January / HSS Program: January (check website link below)

Fellowship grant offered by the Embassy of France in the U.S. Every year, it allows doctorate students enrolled in American universities to conduct research in France for up to 9 months. The Sciences, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) fellowship program and the Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS) fellowship program have different modes of selection but they are both highly prestigious and merit based. Recipients receive a stipend, round trip ticket to France and health insurance. For more information, visit

Spain - Language & Culture Assistant Program

The Spanish Ministry of Education offers over 2,000 grants yearly for American and Canadian participants to serve as teaching assistants in K-12 public schools in Spain, sharing their native knowledge of the English or French language and North American culture. The position offers a monthly stipend. Students must be in their senior year or have recently graduated with a Bachelor’s degree. For more information, including application requirements, visit the Spanish Ministry of Education's website.

France - Teaching Assistant Program

Teach English in French public schools to kids of all ages for 7 months. This program is run by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and offers a monthly stipend. Opportunities include France, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, and Reunion. For more information please go to the Cultural Services of the French Embassy's website.

Blakemore Foundation Fellowships
Application Deadline: December (check website link below)

The Blakemore Foundation awards scholarships for advanced Japanese, Chinese, and Korean language study as well as for advanced study of selected Southeast Asian languages including Thai, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Burmese, and Khmer. Individuals will spend a year abroad in an intensive language program at a specific language school as listed on the foundation website. Applicants must have (at a minimum) a bachelor’s degree and at least three years of study of the language at the college level by the start of the grant. For more information, visit

Luce Scholars Program

The Luce Scholars Program is a nationally competitive fellowship program launched by the Henry Luce Foundation in 1974 to enhance the understanding of Asia among potential leaders in American society. The program provides stipends, language training, and individualized professional placement in Asia for 15-18 Luce Scholars each year, and welcomes applications from college seniors, graduate students, and young professionals in a variety of fields who have had limited exposure to Asia. For more information, visit

Rhodes Scholarships 
Application deadline: first Wednesday of October (check website link below)

The Rhodes Scholarships are the oldest and most celebrated international fellowship awards in the world. Each year, 32 young Americans are selected as Rhodes Scholars and receive full financial support to pursue a degree or degrees at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom. For more information, please contact University of Idaho campus representative Holly LaHann at and visit

Schwarzman Scholars

Schwarzman Scholars was founded in 2013 with a very specific global mission to educate future world leaders about China and in so doing, contribute to stronger, more stable relations between nations. Each year, 200 students from around the world will be named as Schwarzman Scholars, completing coursework for a one-year Master’s degree at Tsinghua University in Beijing. Admissions will open in fall of 2015, with the first class of students in residence by the summer of 2016. For more information, please contact University of Idaho campus representative Holly LaHann at and visit

Gates Cambridge Scholarships
Application deadline: mid-October

These prestigious, highly competitive full-cost scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge. For more information, please contact University of Idaho campus representative Holly LaHann at and visit

Marshall Scholarships
Application Deadline: early-October

Up to forty Scholars selected each year for these full-cost scholarships to study at graduate level at a UK institution in any field of study. As future leaders, with a lasting understanding of British society, Marshall Scholars strengthen the enduring relationship between the British and American peoples, their governments and their institutions. For more information, please contact University of Idaho campus representative Holly LaHann at and visit

Whitaker International Undergraduate Program 
Application deadline: February 2, 2016 for Summer 2016

For undergraduate students in biomedical engineering or bioengineering degree programs seeking a semester or yearlong program abroad. Must be a US citizen; be enrolled as a Sophomore, Junior, Senior, with at least one semester remaining, in an undergraduate BME degree program with good academic standing; demonstrate need for financial support. Priority given to students going to non-traditional destinations. Average award: $7,500 for semester program and $10,000 for academic year program. For more information, please go to

Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) 
Application deadline: mid January

Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents currently enrolled as undergraduates who plan to study abroad for at least 4 weeks between May and May of the following year. FEA awards are intended to support students planning to participate in high-quality, rigorous education abroad programs. Funding amount: up to $10,000. Number of Awards: up to 15. Visit the FEA website for more information.

The Global Studies Grant for Student Travel and Study Abroad

Designed to support foreign language training and academic studies abroad, this grant provides supplemental funds for American students who already are studying abroad under the auspices of an official study abroad program conducted by an accredited academic institution. GSF is particularly interested in funding the study of strategically significant countries and languages. Selection criteria include academic performance, program merit, and outreach potential. Grant recipients will be expected to acknowledge GSF's support, to report on their experiences, and to work with GSF to share those experiences upon return. Visit the Global Studies Foundation website for more information.

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi 
Application deadline: April 1

Open to members and non-members of the Honor Society; 3.75 GPA; must have completed 30 university-level credits but less than 90. Average award: $1,000. Anticipated number of grants: 50. For more information, please go to

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Educational Foundation 
Application deadline: January 1

Available to graduate or undergraduate United States students studying abroad and/or graduate or undergraduate foreign students studying within the United States. Awarded for full-time study for one academic year (Fall-Spring). Interested applicants must send a self-addressed stamped envelope to the Foundation office between September 1 and December 1, in order to receive scholarship materials. Average awards: $500 - $1000. For more information, please go to

Foundation for Global Scholars

Various scholarships available with preference given to students who are from underrepresented populations in international education. Amounts range from $500 to $2000. For more information, visit


FundMyTravel is a funding resource launched by GoAbroad for students to create a campaign and raise money for their program, and then share it with family and friends on Facebook and through email. For more information, please go to

Freeman-ASIA Program
Application deadline: March 1 (for Summer), April 1 (for Fall or Academic Year)

The Freeman-ASIA Program, generously supported by the Freeman Foundation and administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE), aims to increase the number of U.S. undergraduates who study in East and Southeast Asia by providing them with the information and financial assistance they will need. Award amounts vary from $3,000 for a summer program to $5,000 for a semester/quarter program to $7,000 for an academic year program. For more information, please go to Applications are available online.

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