Summer Study Abroad Scholarships
NEED-BASED SUMMER 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 International Scholarship applicants||Deducted from summer program fees*||$1,000|
|GAIN Travel Grant||Pell-eligible; first-come, first-served||Travel costs to and from study abroad or internship program**||$500|
Merit Summer 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)|
|Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship||Freshman or sophomore attending an MSI, Pell Grant-eligible, 3.0 GPA||Fully funded, four-week, summer study abroad program including airfare||100% of program fee and travel costs|
|Frederick Douglass Summer Scholars||Qualified applicants not chosen for a full fellowship are guaranteed a $1,500 program grant and possible university match, $3,000***||Deduction from program fees||$1,500|
|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||$750|
|Ping Scholarship for Academic Excellence||Academic achievement||Deduction from program fees||$750|
|Ritzmann Tropical and Marine Ecology Scholarship||Academic achievement and acceptance into a program focused on tropical or marine ecology||Deduction from program fees||$750|
|Stohl International Undergraduate Research Scholarship||Academic achievement and acceptance into a qualified program||Deduction from program fees||$750|
|Wollitzer Merit Scholarship in Area or Comparative Studies||Academic achievement and acceptance into a qualified program||Deduction from program fees||$750|
Program-Based Summer ScholarshipsClick to Open
Awards are based on program, alumni status, or enrolled institution.
|NAME||Qualifications||DESCRIPTION||AMOUNT (up to)|
|Minority Serving Institution (MSI) Grant||Current attendee at an MSI||Deducted from programs fees||$500|
|Summer Session Discount||Enroll in more than one four-week summer session||Deduction off of additional sessions||20% discount|
|Go Abroad Again Grant||CIEE alumni or sibling of alumni||Deduction off of non‑consecutive in‑person terms||10% discount|
Terms and Conditions
*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.
***To receive the institutional match your institution must agree to match CIEE’s $1,500 grant, consisting of a $1,000 Frederick Douglass Summer Scholar Grant and a $500 MSI Grant. Please check with your Study Abroad Office for details.
Review the maximum summer scholarships caps.