Scholarships and Internships

The Gilman Program

The Gilman Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, offers scholarships for students with financial need who have been traditionally under-represented in education abroad.

Website: http://www.iie.org/gilman
Deadlines: March (for Fall/academic year) and October (for Spring)*


Boren Awards for International Study

Funding from the National Security Education Program (NSEP) supports U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S . interests. Boren offers a special initiative scholarship for STEM students to study a critical language for 8 weeks during the summer.

Website: http://www.borenawards.org/
Deadlines: January (graduate students); February (undergraduates)*


Fulbright U.S. Student Program

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students.

Website: http://us.fulbrightonline.org
Deadline: October *


IIE Passport Study Abroad Funding

This resource features detailed descriptions of hundreds of study abroad scholarships, fellowships, grants, and paid internships for U.S. undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students, and professionals.

Website: http://www.studyabroadfunding.org/


The Language Flagship

The Language Flagship, a National Security Education Program Initiative, is designed to help individuals achieve superior level proficiency in certain critical languages.

Website: http://www.thelanguageflagship.org
Deadline: January*


Language and Culture Assistants in Spain

The Ministry of Education of Spain is pleased to announce over 2,000 grants for American participants to serve as teaching assistants in Spain, sharing their native knowledge of the English or French language and North American culture in Spanish public K-12 schools. Teaching assistants receive a minimum monthly stipend of 700 euros and full medical insurance.
In order to apply, please visit: www.mepsyd.es/exterior/usa/en/programs/us_assistants/default.shtml
For further information, please contact: norteamericanos@educacion.es
Deadlines: Click here for deadline information.


*Information courtesy of IIE

Questions? Contact:

Sarah Epling

International Studies Officer

(903) 233-3173