Semester Study Abroad Scholarships
Need-Based Semester ScholarshipsClick to Open
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 semester program(s) fees**||$2,500|
|GAIN Travel Grant||Pell-eligible; first-come, first-served||Travel costs to and from study abroad or internship program***||$1,000|
Merit Semester ScholarshipsClick to Open
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.
|Name||QUALIFICATIONS||DESCRIPTION||AMOUNT (Up TO)|
|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||$2,500|
|Ping Scholarship for Academic Excellence||Academic achievement||Deduction from program fees||$2,500|
|Ritzmann Tropical and Marine Ecology Scholarship||Academic achievement and acceptance into a program focused on tropical or marine ecology||Deduction from program fees||$2,500|
|Stohl International Undergraduate Research Scholarship||Academic achievement and acceptance into a qualified program||Deduction from program fees||$2,500|
|Wollitzer Merit Scholarship in Area or Comparative Studies||Academic achievement and acceptance into a qualified program||Deduction from program fees||$2,500|
Program-Based Semester ScholarshipsClick to Open
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*||$9,000|
|Open Campus Grant||Nomination from student’s university||Deducted from Open Campus Block program fees||$3,000|
|Minority Serving Institution (MSI) Grant||Current attendee at an MSI||Deducted from program fees||$2,000 for semester
$1,000 for internship
|Latin America or Caribbean Flight Voucher||Attend a semester or quarter-length program in Latin America||Travel to and from a fall 2020 or spring 2021 program||$1,000|
|Go Abroad Again Grant||CIEE alumni or sibling of alumni||Deduction off of non-consecutive terms||10% discount|
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.
Review the maximum semester scholarships caps.