PLEASE NOTE: THERE ARE 4 DIFFERENT BENJAMIN A. GILMAN SCHOLARSHIPS. MOST STUDENTS WILL APPLY FOR THIS ONE.
For Pell Grant Eligible Students Only. The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies or credit-bearing, career-oriented internships abroad. Such international exchange is intended to better prepare U.S. students to assume significant roles in an increasingly global economy and interdependent world. The scholarship provides funds of up to $5,000 to nearly 3,000 students per year to pursue study programs outside of the United States for up to one year.
Exchange programs and Short-term Faculty-led programs eligible
Mid-August & Mid-January: Application opens
Early October & Early March: Application Deadline
Early December & Early May: Recipients Notified
Program must begin within 1 year of award date
Make an appointment with Myranda Knudson to learn more about any Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship