Quarter Scholarships

Scholarship Deadlines

Fall - APRIL 1
Winter/Spring - OCTOBER 15

  • 1 in 3 students receives an award 
  • CIEE awards more than 1,000 scholarships per term

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Quarter Term Scholarships


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Based on students' Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) from their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Name Qualifications DESCRIPTION Amount (up to)
Gilman Go Global Grant Qualified Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship applicants Deducted from quarter program(s) fees** $1,500
GAIN Travel Grant Pell-eligible; first-come, first-served Travel costs to and from study abroad or internship program*** $1,000


Merit Quarter Scholarships

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NOTE: Merit Scholarships suspended for fall 2020. Based on academic achievement. Complete the Scholarships & Grants portion of your program application, along with an essay, to be considered for all awards to which you are eligible.

McDermott Health Sciences, Nursing and Public Health Academic achievement and acceptance into a program focused on health sciences, nursing, or public health Deduction from program fees $1,500
Ping Scholarship for Academic Excellence Academic achievement Deduction from program fees $1,500


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Awards are based on program, alumni status, or enrolled institution.

Name Qualifications DESCRIPTION Amount (up to)
Open Campus Latin America Grant First-come, first-served Deducted from Open Campus Block program fees* $6,000
Open Campus Grant  Nomination from student’s university Deducted from Open Campus Block program fees $2,000
Minority Serving Institution (MSI) Grant Current attendee at an MSI Deducted from program fees $1,250 for quarter
Go Abroad Again Grant CIEE alumni or sibling of alumni Deduction off of non‑consecutive in‑person terms 10% discount

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    Search for your study abroad or internship program.

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    Start your program application and be sure to check all deadline dates.

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    Complete the Scholarship & Grants portion of your program application ASAP.

Terms and Conditions

*Students participating in Open Campus Block programs must have at least two blocks in Latin America.
**Need-Based Grants: Students must submit their CIEE Scholarships & Grants application by these dates and provide proof of an eligible application to the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship.
***Need-Based Grants: Students eligible for a Federal Pell Grant must submit their CIEE Scholarships & Grants application by these dates to be guaranteed a GAIN Travel Grant. Non-Pell students should still apply, but these are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. The CIEE GAIN Travel Grant is valid toward outbound and return airfare on CIEE programs. This is a credit with our partner travel agency and has no cash value. If you are selected for a GAIN Travel Grant, CIEE will not reimburse you for out of pocket travel costs.

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Related Links 

Semester Scholarships | Summer Scholarships | How to Apply