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The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship is a grant program that enables students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad.
The Gilman Scholarship Program is open to U.S. citizen 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. More information.
The U.S. Department of State’s John McCain International Scholarship for the Children of Military Families (Gilman-McCain Scholarship) is open to eligible students enrolled at accredited U.S. colleges and universities who receive any type of Title IV federal financial aid.
The Gilman-McCain Scholarship provides awards of $5,000 for undergraduate child dependents of active duty service members to study or intern abroad on credit-bearing programs. More information.
The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) offers a range of scholarships for students with financial need who wish to study abroad. Potential applicants who meet the eligibility requirements may participate on any international education program that meets their academic objectives.
Applicants who meet the criteria are considered for all of the available scholarships, along with the FEA General Scholarships. More information.
First Trip promotes global citizenship by awarding study abroad scholarships to students at accredited U.S. colleges and universities. Awards are available for students traveling abroad for the first time to eligible destinations. More information.