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Below is a list of scholarships and grants offered by various organizations for education abroad students. We encourage you to apply to those for which you are eligible, and to apply early. Check with the Financial Aid Office to find out how a scholarship or grant, if secured, will affect your financial aid package.

IES Scholarships  A variety of scholarships available to students who study abroad through IES.

ISEP Scholarships  A free search tool for study abroad scholarships as well as an explanation of the different types of scholarships offered

CIEE Scholarships  A variety of scholarships available to students who study abroad through CIEE.

USAC Scholarships A variety of scholarships are available to students who study abroad through USAC. Scholarships are also available to the children, siblings, and spouses of alumni (a paying participant who previously attended a USAC program).

Rainbow Scholarship The Rainbow is awarded to LGBT students who want to pursue meaningful, intensive education programs abroad and is made possible by the generous donations and support of numerous international education professionals that are dedicated to helping LGBT students participate in international programs.

12 Study Abroad Scholarships for LGBT Students (from

Bridging Scholarships for Study in Japan  $2,500-$4,000 awards for semester of full year of study in Japan

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) scholarship  Semester or academic year scholarships for study abroad in Germany.

Generation Study Abroad 

Gilman Study Abroad Scholarships  Pell-eligible students studying for semester or year up to $5,000

Guide to Online Schools Study Abroad Scholarship $2,000. You may apply this scholarship to tuition, housing, or traveling fees.

Michigan State University List of Scholarships for Students of Color

National Security Education Program (NSEP) - David L. Boren Scholarship  Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate study in less-traditional regions. Note that NSEP grants have a service obligation.

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant  45 grants of $1000 awarded each year

Freeman-ASIA Scholarship $3,000-$7,000 for those who have financial need and want to study in East or Southeast Asia

Go! Study Abroad Scholarship  $15,000 award for studying in New Zealand

Generation Study Abroad Excellence & Travel Awards  Three scholarships of varying amount to study in New Zealand

LIVFund $500 for students going to Latin America.

TCA Scholarships Scholarships for Americans studying in Turkey.

Degreed Up Any student that has been accepted or attends a community college, technical/trade college, or university may apply.

Scholarship Search Engines

FastWeb  Web site provides free customized scholarship search after user fills out profile. E-mail updates are then provided of scholarships based on the profile. Links with FinAid.

FinAid! (National Association of Financial Aid Administrators)  Web site of the main US professional association for financial aid administrators provides scholarship searches and extensive information about financial aid. Links with FastWeb.  GoAbroad is also committed to providing students the most comprehensive resource for international education and alternative travel

Institute of International Education  Financial Resources for International Study. Free comprehensive search of directories of international scholarships

Study Abroad Scholarships  A free search tool for study abroad scholarships as well as an explanation of the different types of scholarships offered.

University of Minnesota, International Study and Travel Center (ISTC), Scholarships Database  An excellent, free online database of scholarships. Search categories include study, research and internships as well as location and other variables.

US State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (formerly USIA) Official information about all Fulbright programs (for study, research, and teaching abroad), about other official exchange programs, and some information about US government regulations concerning international educational exchange.

NerdWallet Education

University of the Pacific Fellowship Advisor

Susan Weiner:

University of the Pacific Education Abroad Office