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Undergraduate Student Fellowships, Internships and Scholarships

National & International Scholarships for Study Abroad


American University in Cairo Scholarships

Scholarships available to study abroad students who wish to concentrate their studies at the

American University in Cairo.  For more information: contact finaid@aucegypt.edu

Website: http://www.aucegypt.edu/admissions/scholarships/non-egyptian-students

Joseph A. Towles African Study Abroad Scholarship

The scholarship is open to UNCF students who have been accepted into a study abroad

program in Africa

Website: https://scholarships.uncf.org/


ACC Summer Field Studies program in Mainland China

Fulbright-Hays scholarships will be awarded to all accepted students covering tuition,

lodging, and generous portion of international travel.

Website: www.hamilton.edu/china

Association of Teachers of Japanese Bridging Scholarships

Scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in any field of study and attending

any recognized exchange or independent program in Japan

Website: http://www.aatj.org/studyabroad/japan-bridging-scholarships

The Blakemore Foundation

Offers scholarships and grants for graduate students studying an Asian language at an

advanced level

Website: www.blakemorefoundation.org

Chinese Government Scholarship (Mainland China)

Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to apply for a Chinese Government

Scholarship for the study of Chinese language and culture in Mainland China for one

year (tuition, room and board are provided)

Website: www.ceas.ku.edu/chinese-government-scholarship

Confucius Institute Scholarship

Scholarship, administered by Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters in Beijing,

covers basic expenses in China

Website: www.ceas.ku.edu/confucius-institute-scholarship

Japanese Consulate Scholarships

Several scholarships available for graduates and undergraduates studying or

conducting research in Japan

Website: www.chicago.us.emb-japan.go.jp/JIC/monbusho.html

Japanese Government Graduate Research Scholarship

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) offers

scholarships to international students who wish to study in graduate courses at

Japanese universities either as (non-degree) student or regular student for a degree

under the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program

Website: www.mext.go.jp/a_menu/koutou/ryugaku/boshu/1346643.htm

Japanese Government Undergraduate Scholarship

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) offers

scholarships to international students who wish to study at Japanese universities as

undergraduate students under the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program

Website: http://www.mext.go.jp/a_menu/koutou/ryugaku/boshu/1346539.htm

Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO), Japan

Scholarships for students studying at partner Japanese Universities

Website: www.jasso.go.jp/study_j/scholarships_e.html

Korean Government Scholarships

The Korean Government Scholarship Program is designed to provide higher education

in Korea for international students in order to promote international exchange in

education and mutual friendship between the participating countries

Website: www.niied.go.kr/eng/contents.do?contentsNo=78&menuNo=349

Taiwan Scholarships

Multiple scholarships for students who want to study in Taiwan

Website: www.studyintaiwan.org/scholarships.html


Australian Education Office

Database of scholarships in most disciplines that includes most universities in Australia

Website: www.studyinaustralia.gov.au/Scholarships

Australian Endeavour Awards

The Endeavour Awards is the Australian Government’s internationally competitive,

merit-based scholarship program providing opportunities for citizens of the Asia-Pacific,

Middle East, Europe and the Americas to undertake study, research and professional

development in Australia

Website: https://internationaleducation.gov.au/endeavour%20program/scholarshipsand-fellowships/international-applicants/pages/international-applicants.aspx


Austrian Centre for International Cooperation & Mobility

Scholarships and grants for study in Austria

Website: www.oead.at/welcome_to_austria/grants_scholarships/EN/


Ministry of the Flemish Community

Open to both graduate and undergraduate students in a variety of disciplines wishing to

study in Flanders, Belgium

Website: http://www.studyinflanders.be/en/scholarship-programmes/other-fundingopportunities/

Eastern Europe and Eurasia

American Councils for International Education: ACTR/ ACCELS

Grants for Research and Language Training in Russia, Eurasia, and Southeastern Europe

Website: http://researchfellowships.americancouncils.org/


Eiffel Scholarships

French Ministry of Foreign Affairs scholarship program to support French centers of

higher education in their international outreach initiatives to attract elite overseas

students on master's, engineering and PhD courses.

Website: www.campusfrance.org/en/eiffel

French Government Scholarships

Grants for students studying in a variety of disciplines

Website: www.ambafrance-us.org/spip.php?article372

Scholarships and Travel Grants for France

Grants for students studying or traveling to France

Website: http://highereducation.frenchculture.org/grants-and-fellowships


Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst/German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students to study in Germany for a

summer, semester, or year

Website: www.daad.org/

Study in Germany

Scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students to study in Germany for a

summer, semester, or year

Website: https://www.study-in.de/en/plan-your-studies/financing-andscholarships_27633.php


Greek Government Scholarships for Foreign Students

Greek State Scholarships Foundation (Ι.Κ.Υ.) will offer up to fifty-five (55) scholarships

to foreign citizens who wish to make undergraduate or postgraduate studies in Greek

Superior Educational Institutes or a research project in Superior Educational Institutes

or Research Centers in Greece

Website: www.scholars4dev.com/4816/greek-scholarships-for-international-students/


Hungarian Government Scholarships for Foreign Students

Hungarian Minister of Education and Culture offers scholarships for foreign students and

professors of higher education institutions as well as research fellows who intend to gain

further professional experience in Hungarian institutions of higher education or research

Website: http://www.studyinhungary.hu/study-in-hungary/menu/scholarships


CIMBA Consortium of Universities Study Abroad Scholarship

Scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students to study on CIMBA - Italy

programs for a summer, semester, or year

Website: www.cimbaitaly.com

Italian Government Scholarships for Foreign Students

Scholarships open to non-Italian students to study in Italy

Website: www.esteri.it/mae/en/ministero/servizi/stranieri/opportunita/borsestudio_stranieri.htm

John Cabot University

Open to students studying at John Cabot University Rome, Italy

Website: www.johncabot.edu/admissions/financial-aid-and-scholarships/scholarships/

Order Sons of Italy in America

Multiple scholarships available for U.S. students of Italian descent to study Italian Language

Website: www.osia.org/students/study-abroad.php

Studio Art Centers International

Open to students studying at SACI – Florence, Italy

Website: http://www.saci-florence.edu/18-category-admissions/127-page-scholarshipinformation.php

Latin America


$500 Scholarships open to students over the age of 18 interested in study abroad

Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic,

Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay,

Peru, Puerto Rico, Uruguay and Venezuela. Students awarded the scholarship must

agree to post at least three blog entries on the LIVFund blog

Website: www.livfund.org/scholarship


Malaysia International Scholarships

The Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) for International Students is an initiative

by the Malaysian Government to attract the best brains from around the world to pursue

advanced academic studies in Malaysia

Website: https://biasiswa.mohe.gov.my/INTER/

New Zealand

Generation Study Abroad Excellence and Travel Awards

Multiple scholarships to help U.S. students to study in New Zealand. Minimum 3.0 GPA


Website: www.enz.govt.nz/our-services/scholarships/generation-study-abroadexcellence-and-travel-awards

GoOverseas New Zealand Study Abroad Scholarship

Full-tuition scholarship (up to $15,000 NZD) for US students to study in New Zealand for

a semester as well as round trip flight

Website: www.gooverseas.com/scholarships/new-zealand

New Zealand Development Scholarships

The New Zealand Development Scholarships (NZDS) offers the opportunity for international

students from selected developing countries to study in New Zealand to gain knowledge and

skills through post-graduate study in specific subject areas that will assist in the development

of their home country

Website: www.aid.govt.nz/funding-and-contracts/scholarships/types-scholarship/newzealand-development-scholarships


The Kosciuszko Foundation

Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate studies at a variety of sites in Poland

Website: www.thekf.org/scholarships/about/


American-Scandinavian Foundation

Offers grants and fellowships for graduate students studying in Scandinavia (Denmark,

Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Norway)

Website: www.amscan.org

American Women’s Club in Sweden (AWC)

Open to female American students planning to study or conduct research in Sweden

Website: http://awcstockholm.org/page/scholarship

Denmark Government Scholarships for Non-EU Students

Scholarships offered each year by the Danish Ministry of Education to fund students

from countries outside the European Union/ European Economic Area.

Website: http://ufm.dk/en/education-and-institutions/programmes-supportingcooperation-and-mobility/the-cultural-agreements-programme

Denmark’s International Studies Program (DIS)

Scholarships for students on DIS programs

Website: http://disabroad.org/application-and-fees/scholarships/


Swiss Government Scholarships

The Swiss government awards a range of scholarships to foreign students through the

Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS)

Website: https://www.sbfi.admin.ch/sbfi/en/home/topics/swiss-educationarea/scholarships-and-grants/swiss-government-excellence-scholarships-for-foreignscholars-an.html


Institute of Turkish Studies

Provides grants for graduate students to conduct research or learn the Turkish language

Website: www.turkishstudies.org/grants/index.shtml

Turkish Coalition of America

Scholarships for African American, Hispanic/Latino or Native American full-time

undergraduate students who have already applied and been accepted to participate in a

study abroad program at a Turkish university through an American educational institution

or study abroad provider

Website: www.tc-america.org/scholar.html

United Arab Emirates

The William Jefferson Clinton Scholarship at the American University in Dubai

In partnership with the American University in Dubai, the program will provide American

students based in the US the opportunity to expand their educational and cultural

horizons by studying in the Arab world

Website: http://www.aud.edu/external_relations/en/externalrelations#/external_relations/en/menu/1581/clinton-scholarship-program-

United Kingdom

British Council

Scholarships for a variety of institutions in the United Kingdom

Website: www.educationuk.org/scholarships

BUTEX Scholarship

(British Universities Transatlantic Exchange Association)

Scholarships open to US students who have been offered a place as a study abroad or

exchange student at a UK University which is a member of BUTEX

Website: www.butex.ac.uk/scholarships/are-you-eligible/

Chevening Scholarship

Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarship program, funded

by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organizations. The

program makes awards to outstanding scholars with leadership potential from around

the world to study postgraduate courses at universities in the UK.

Website: www.chevening.org/

Clan Donald Scholarship

$5,000 awarded for graduate study at a Scottish university.

For more information: contact: Robert C. Galbraith, rcgal41@yahoo.com

Website: http://clandonaldtrust.org/Home.html

Dublin City University Scholarships

Students who apply to DCU’s Study Abroad Programme from an IIE Commitment

Partner Non EU University and who secure an offer on the program can receive

a fee reduction scholarship to the value €500 for a single semester or €1000 for an

academic year.

Website: http://www.dcu.ie/international/study_abroad/index.shtml

Fullbright Commission UK Summer Institutes

The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers special Summer Institutes for US citizens

to come to the UK. The Summer Institutes will cover the majority of participant costs.

This includes round-trip airfare from the US to the UK, tuition and fees at the host

university/institution, accommodation and meals and in some cases a small daily


Website: www.fulbright.org.uk/fulbright-awards/exchanges-to-the-uk/undergraduates

Lloyd Family Travel Scholarship - (National Welsh-American Foundation)

Scholarship program provides an opportunity to apply for an award of up to $1,000 to

cover travel to Wales and expenses incurred in undertaking studies related to Welsh

American history and culture

For more information: email nwaf@epix.net or call 570-925-NWAF (6923)

Website: http://nwaf-cymru-wales.org/

Marshall Scholarships (coordinated through XU CIIP office)

Scholarships good at any one of 98 institutions in the United Kingdom

Website: www.marshallscholarship.org

Rhodes Scholarships (coordinated through CIIP office)

Open to graduate students wishing to study at Oxford University, England

Website: www.rhodesscholar.org

General Study Abroad Scholarships not specific to geographical region

Academic Programs International (API)

Scholarships for students enrolled in API programs

Website: https://www.apistudyabroad.com/students/financial-information/scholarships/

American Institute for Foreign Study Scholarships

Scholarships for students on AIFS programs

Website: www.aifsabroad.com/scholarships.asp

Ashley Soule Conroy Foundation Scholarship

Scholarship awards of $3,000 for undergraduate degree seeking students on semester

or year study abroad programs with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA. Students must

have demonstrated financial need as determined by the FAFSA.

Website: www.ashleysfoundation.org/index.html

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Scholarship is based on financial aid one is already receiving and the study abroad

location. Student must be receiving a Federal Pell Grant to be eligible for this


Website: www.iie.org/gilman

Council on International Education Exchange

Multiple scholarships for students on CIEE programs

Website: www.ciee.org/STUDY-ABROAD/financial-aid/

Cultural Experiences Abroad

Scholarships for students on CEA programs

Website: www.ceastudyabroad.com/students/financing/scholarships.html

Cultural Vistas Scholarships

Scholarships and fellowships in a variety of countries for a variety of disciplines

Website: http://culturalvistas.org/about-us/scholarships

David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships for Study Abroad

Open to undergraduate students studying in Africa, Asia, Eastern and Central Europe,

Central and South America, and the Middle East. All Boren scholarship recipients must

seek employment with a federal agency or office involved in national security affairs

Website: www.borenawards.org/

Foundation for Global Scholars

Scholarships for degree seeking US or Canadian citizens with minimum 2.5 GPA on a

study abroad program that lasts for a minimum of 4 weeks.

Website: www.fgscholars.org/

Fulbright Scholarships

Open to recent B.S./B.A. graduates, master’s and doctoral candidates, and young

professionals and artists

Website: www.iie.org/en/Fulbright/

Fund for Education Abroad

Scholarships to Undergraduate U.S. citizens or permanent residents who plan to study

abroad for at least four weeks. Awards up to $10,000

Website: http://fundforeducationabroad.org/applicants/

Go Overseas scholarships

Go Overseas scholarships are available to students currently enrolled in, or in the

process of applying to any study abroad program. Awards up to $1,000

Website: https://www.gooverseas.com/scholarships/

Institute for Study Abroad

Scholarships for students studying on IFSA programs

Website: www.ifsa-butler.org/services/scholarships.html/

International Education of Students Scholarships

Various scholarships based on merit, need, ethnic background, and/or destination

for IES programs

Website: www.iesabroad.org/study-abroad/scholarships/

International Federation of University Women

Open to members of the International Federation of University Women who are

conducting graduate-level research projects

Website: http://www.graduatewomen.org/what-we-do/grants-fellowships/

International Student.com

Travel Video Contest for a change to win $4,000

Website: www.internationalstudent.com/contest/

International Studies Abroad (ISA)

Scholarships for students on ISA programs

Website: www.studiesabroad.com/admissions/document/scholarships/

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Scholarships for member and non-member undergraduates.

Website: www.phikappaphi.org/studyabroad/

Rainbow Scholarship – Fund for Education Abroad

Scholarship available to LGBTQI undergraduate US Citizens who plan to study abroad

for at least four weeks. Awards up to $10,000

Website: http://fundforeducationabroad.org/applicants/

Rotary International Study Abroad Scholarship


Semester at Sea

Scholarships for students on Semester at Sea programs. Semester at Sea/Diversity

Abroad Scholarships as well as other scholarship opportunities available

Website: http://www.semesteratsea.org/admission-aid/financing-aidscholarships/scholarships/

SIT Study Abroad

Open to students studying on SIT Study Abroad programs

Website: http://studyabroad.sit.edu/how-to-apply/scholarships-and-financial-aid/

U.S. National Commission for UNESCO Laura W. Bush Traveling Fellowship

This fellowship is intended to help fund proposals by American college students to carry

out brief work, about 4 to 6 weeks, in foreign countries on topics related to the mandate

of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and

that seek to build strong ties among nations

Website: www.state.gov/p/io/unesco/programs/143138.htm

Whitaker International Program

Grants awarded to U.S. biomedical engineering (or bioengineering) students who want

to study abroad to undertake a self-designed project that will enhance their careers

within the field

Website: www.whitaker.org

DiversityAbroad.com Scholarships

Open to all students. Minority, low-income study abroad students encouraged to apply.

Website: www.diversityabroad.com/scholarships

Gates Millennium Scholars Program

Open to African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander

American or Hispanic American students who will be incoming freshmen with a 3.3 GPA

and who are eligible to receive a Federal Pell Grant

Website: www.gmsp.org/

The Lagrant Foundation

Open to minority undergraduate students in public relations, marketing, or advertising.

Website: www.lagrantfoundation.org/Scholarship%20Program/

The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME)

Scholarships for minorities in engineering

Website: www.nacme.org/

Scholarships for African Americans

Institute for International Public Policy Fellowship (IIPP)

Sophomores of minority backgrounds are encouraged to apply for the 5-year

sequenced program which includes study abroad sessions, internships, and

international affairs courses





Scholarships for persons of color

Website: www.naacp.org/page/s/scholarship2

National Association of Black Journalists

Open to African-Americans majoring in journalism

Website: www.nabj.org/?page=SEEDScholarships

National Society of Black Engineers

Scholarships for African-American students in engineering and/or the physical sciences

Website: www.nsbe.org/Programs/Scholarships.aspx

United Negro College Fund

Scholarships for students of color in variety of majors

Website: https://scholarships.uncf.org/

Scholarships for Asian Americans

Asian American Journalists Association

Scholarships for Asian American students majoring in journalism

Website: www.aaja.org/category/programs/college/

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund

National organization devoted to the financial scholarship needs of Asian and Pacific

Islander American students

Website: www.apiasf.org/

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation

Scholarships for Korean Americans in all areas of study

Website: www.kasf.org/

US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce

Variety of Scholarships for Asian American Students

Website: www.uspaacc.com/uspac/programs/education_training.asp

Vietnamese American Scholarship Foundation

Scholarships for Vietnamese Americans

Website: www.vietscholarships.org/

Scholarships for Hispanic Americans

Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting

Open to students of Hispanic heritage who are majoring in accounting, finance, or a

related field

Website: http://alpfa.org/

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Scholarships for Latinos and other minority students

Contact: 202-543-1771

Website: www.chci.org/scholarships/

Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement

Scholarships for Hispanic students in many areas of study

Website: www.haceonline.org/

Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program

Recipient must be of Hispanic background, a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, have

financial need, have a 3.0 or higher GPA, and be enrolled full time

Website: www.hispanicfund.org/

Hispanic Scholarship Funds Program

Scholarships for Hispanic students in all disciplines

Website: http://hsf.net/en/scholarships/

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)

General scholarship for students of Latin American descent

Website: www.lnesc.org

Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

Scholarships for Mexican Americans in a Law school

Website: www.maldef.org/leadership/scholarships/index.html

Scholarships for Native Americans / Indigenous Peoples

American Indian Education Foundation

Scholarship program supporting American Indian and Alaska Native students

Website: www.nrcprograms.org/site/PageServer?pagename=aief_scholarshipapplication/

American Indian Science and Engineering Society

Several scholarships open to Native American students pursuing degrees in

engineering, math and/or the sciences

Website: www.aises.org/scholarships

Association of American Indian Affairs

Scholarships in a variety of disciplines for students of Native American descent

Website: https://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships.html

The Cherokee Nation: Higher Education

Open to students of Cherokee descent

Website: https://scholarships.cherokee.org/

Indian Health Service

Scholarships for Native Americans who are pursuing careers in the health professions

Website: www.ihs.gov/scholarship/index.cfm?

Intertribal Timber Council Picard Scholarship

A scholarship for Native American students pursuing a higher education in Natural


Website: www.itcnet.org/about_us/scholarships.html

Scholarship Search Engines and Clearinghouses

Black Excel

One of the largest scholarship and resource databases for African-American students

Website: www.blackexcel.org


General scholarship search engine

Website: www.careerinfonet.org/scholarshipsearch/

College Board

General scholarship search engine

Website: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

College Prowler

General scholarship search engine

Website: https://colleges.niche.com/cpscholarships/


General scholarship search engine

Website: www.fastweb.com/

Greater Kansas City Community Foundation

Awards for students who are either residents of the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan region or

attend a college in the Greater Kansas City Metropolitan region

Website: www.gkccf.org/scholarships

IEFA – International Education Financial Aid

International Financial Aid and College Scholarship Search engine

Website: www.iefa.org

IIEPassport - Study Abroad Funding

Study abroad scholarship search engine

Website: www.StudyAbroadFunding.org

International Student Scholarships

College scholarship and international scholarship resource for students

Website: www.internationalscholarships.com/

Open Education Database

Scholarship search engine

Website: http://oedb.org/scholarships/

Open Education Database – Scholarships for Women

Scholarship search engine

Website: http://oedb.org/scholarships/women/

Peterson's Award Database

The Peterson's scholarship search lists awards from over 2,000 sponsors

Website: www.petersons.com

General Scholarship Search Engine

Website: www.scholarships.com

Student Scholarships

General scholarship search engine

Website: www.studentscholarships.org

Fundraising & Crowdsourcing Options

Website: https://fundly.com

GO Overseas

Multiple fundraising ideas for study abroad

Website: www.gooverseas.com/blog/40-fundraising-ideas-study-abroad


Website: www.goennounce.com


Website: www.gofundme.com


Website: www.indiegogo.com

Xavier Study Abroad Partner Program Scholarship Information (Choose between multiple locations for each program)

SIT Study Abroad   http://studyabroad.sit.edu/how-to-apply/scholarships-and-financial-aid/

CIEE Study Abroad http://www.ciee.org/study-abroad/scholarships-grants/

IES Study Abroad https://www.iesabroad.org/study-abroad/scholarships/how-pay-study-abroad

ISA Study Abroad http://studiesabroad.com/admissions/document/scholarships

CEA Study Abroad http://www.ceastudyabroad.com/financial-options/cea-scholarships

AIFS Study Abroad http://www.aifsabroad.com/scholarships.asp

Arcadia Study Abroad http://studyabroad.arcadia.edu/how-to-apply/scholarships-financial-aid/

KEI Study Abroad http://www.keiabroad.org/download/FinancialAidGuide.pdf

Global Learning Semesters https://www.globalsemesters.com/scholarships

CIS Study Abroad http://www.cisabroad.com/finances-scholarships/scholarships-grants#anchor

IFSA Butler Study Abroad http://www.ifsa-butler.org/scholarships.html

Other Scholarship Opportunities

DAAD (Germany Academic Exchange Service) https://www.daad.de/deutschland/stipendium/en/

Diversity Abroad Network Scholarships http://www.diversityabroad.com/partner/diversity-abroad/scholarships



Xavier Center for Intercultural and International Program Search



UNCF Special Programs Institute for International Public Policy (IIPP Program) – Program in which skill-building policy institutes, study abroad, critical languages, and internships lead to graduate study in international affairs.  Must be a underrepresented minority sophomore with at least a 3.2 GPA and a strong demonstrated interest in international affairs. Program continues through Graduate School.

Deadline – Mid-March

The Thomas R. Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship –for persons interested in entering the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service.  Must be a Sophomore.  3.2 GPA.  Includes tuition, room, board, mandatory fees, books, and travel for junior, senior and first year of graduate study.

Disciplines –Academic areas relevant to international affairs, political and economic analysis, administration, management, and science policy.

Deadline For Application –February

Humanity in Action –Summer program on minority and human rights issues in Europe and the U.S.  Must be a Sophomore, Junior, or Senior.  Travel and accommodation paid by HIA.

Disciplines –All Majors and Academic Disciplines

Deadline for Application – February


USAID Summer Internships in Africa and Washington, DC – Internships in overseas missions in sub-Saharan Africa as well as Washington, DC.  For students pursuing careers in international development. Must be a Junior, Senior, or Graduate Student.  Housing, monthly stipend and in-country travel costs provided.

Disciplines –public policy, economics, journalism, agricultural economics, agronomy, public administration, law, management, political science, health, etc.

Deadline for Application – Early March

International Agricultural Internship Program – Provides Int’l agricultural trade experience to Senior and Graduate students. 3.3 GPA needed.  Hourly salary at GS-5 – GS-7 grade level.

Disciplines – agricultural economics, economics, finance, business, marketing, international studies/relations, or biotechnology.

Deadline for Application – July (Spring); November (Summer); March (Fall)

Millennium Challenge Corporation –For students interested in international development.  Paid $29,000 - $36,000.

Disciplines –ALL

Deadline for Application –June (Fall); September (Spring)

The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme –Program to promote internationalization in Japan’s local communities by helping to improve foreign language education and developing international exchange at the community level.  Geared toward students interest in teaching of English in Japan.  Paid $33,600 + travel to Japan and back.

Disciplines – ALL

Deadlines for Application – Late November




National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarship –Study abroad outside of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand.  $8,000 for Summer, $10,000 for semester, $20,000 for academic year.   

Disciplines –Agricultural and Food Sciences, Area Studies, Business & Economics, Computer and Information Sciences, Foreign Languages, Health and Biomedical Science, History, International Affairs, Law, Mathematics, Sciences and Engineering, Social Sciences, Political Science and Policy Studies.

Deadline for Application – Mid-January


Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship  - Offers grants for students of limited financial means (Pell Grant eligible) to pursue academic studies abroad.  No summer only programs of study eligible.  Awards are up to $5000; an extra $3000 available to students who study a Critical Need Language (Chinese, Korean, Russian, etc.)

Disciplines: All

Deadline for Application – October (Spring); Mid-April (Fall)



Bridging Scholarship for Study in Japan –100 scholarships awarded annually to assist students with the travel and living expenses occurred while abroad in Japan. $2,500 for semester-long programs; $4,000 for academic programs; $7500 for academic year winners of supplemental Morgan Stanley Scholarship.

Disciplines – ALL

Deadline for Application – October (Spring); April (Fall)


The Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Summer Enrichment Program –Provides students with a deeper appreciation of current issues and trends in international affairs and enhances the knowledge and skills to pursue such careers.  Six-week program at Howard University taking 3 courses (History of U.S. Foreign Relations, Political Economy, Writing) for 9 credit hours.

Disciplines –All

Deadline for Application – February


John T. Petters Foundation –Scholarship to increase study abroad opportunities for students with financial constraints. $5,000/semester; $7000/academic year.

Disciplines: International Business; however all students are welcome to apply but all scholarships must be used toward international programs that have some business element.

Deadline for Application – December 15

Xavier University of Louisiana Center for Intercultural and International Programs