Summer Programs

By Region

  • Africa
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Caribbean
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • Middle East
  • Northern America

By Discipline



Access Grants and Scholarships

CIEE offers three types of scholarships to make study abroad affordable for students who face financial and social hurdles. Awards are made based on personal statements from student applicants and financial need, based on economic profile and estimated family contribution (EFC).

Bailey Minority Serving Institution Grants

For minority students from minority-serving institutions who demonstrate financial need based on EFC
Awards: Up to $2,000 per student

Bowman Travel Grants

For students who want to pursue study abroad in Africa, Asia Pacific, the Caribbean, or Latin America, and who demonstrate financial need based on EFC
Awards: Up to $2,000 per student

CIEE Global Scholar Grants

CIEE Global Scholars are students who make the most of studying abroad by living and learning in three cities in one semester. Equally exciting, these students are eligible for up to $10,000 in CIEE Global Scholar grants to help make their study abroad dreams a reality. Learn more about Global Scholar Grants.
Awards: Up to $10,000 per student

Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship

To increase access to study abroad by more students at minority serving institutions, CIEE will cover 100 percent of program fees and travel costs for 10 students from 10 different MSIs each year (2017-2019) to participate in a four-week summer study abroad program. To become a Frederick Douglass Global Fellow, students must be nominated and receive letters of recommendation from the president of their institutions. Learn more and apply now.

Global Access Initiative (GAIN) Grants

For students who demonstrate financial need, CIEE provides direct support for travel.
Awards: Up to $1,500 per student