Scholarships for Study Abroad Programs
There are several funding opportunities available for ASU students who wish to participate in an ASU study abroad programs.
- Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering Study Abroad Scholarships – $500–$1000 scholarships are available for Fulton undergraduate students who have applied to an ASU study abroad program. It is preferred that students have financial need according to the FAFSA and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Scholarships are competitive. The application deadlines are September 18 for spring 2018, summer 2018, and 2018 calendar year programs and February 1 for summer 2018, fall 2018, and 2018-19 academic year programs.
- Grand Challenge Scholars Program Experiential Learning Grant – Fulton Engineering Grand Challenge Scholars Program Students can apply for the GCSP Experiential Learning Grant to help support airfare costs for approved ASU study abroad programs to help meet the global component of the program. Students must be confirmed in the study abroad program to apply. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
- Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship – The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students Pell Grant recipients to pursue academic studies abroad. Up to $5000 scholarships are available for U.S. citizen undergraduates to study abroad. Students must be studying or interning for a minimum of 28 days in one country. To make your application as competitive as possible, meet with the Lorraine W. Frank Office of National Scholarship Advisement. Contact Brian Goehner, Program Manager, at email@example.com or 480-965-5894.
- Study Abroad Office Scholarships/Grants The ASU Study Abroad Office offers a Travel Grant (next deadlines are September 1 for spring semester 2018 programs, October 15 for spring break 2018 programs, and February 1 for summer and fall 2018 programs) and a Planning Scholarship for first generation college students (next deadline is May 2018). In addition, the Study Abroad Office maintains a list of external study abroad scholarships.
- Bridging Scholarships
The Association for Teachers of Japanese Bridging Project offers scholarships to American undergraduate students participating in study-abroad programs in Japan.
- SPIE Educational Scholarships in Optical Science and Engineering
SPIE is an international society advancing light-based research. SPIE constituents work in a wide variety of fields that utilize some aspect of optics and photonics, which is the science and application of light.
For more information about financing your study abroad program, review the Study Abroad website for information on financial aid, scholarships and upcoming “Financing Your Study Abroad” workshops.