Scholarships specifically for Study Abroad students are available
through a number of organizations.
Steps to a successful scholarship application:
- Review scholarship requirements, application process, and deadlines.
- Begin application process. Not sure where to get started? Work with either your study abroad advisor or the Concordia Writing Center to brainstorm ideas!
- Review tips for writing scholarship essays.
- Schedule an in person appointment to get your scholarship application reviewed by the Concordia Writing Center
Do-Han-Mi Korean Scholarship The Dorow family donated to Concordia St. Paul to establish a Korean scholarship for students interested in studying for a semester or year on our Soon Chun Hyang Univeristy Exchange Program. Terms: Fall, Spring, or Academic Year 2020-2021 Amount: $1,000 Requirements: Applicants must be a current undergraduate student going on the semester or year-long Soon Chun Hyang University Exchange Program and students must demonstrate unmet financial need. Scholarship Application 2021
Gilman Scholarship The Gilman Scholarship awards up to $5,000 to students who study abroad on a semester-long program. The aim is to broaden the student population that studies abroad by supporting undergraduates who have been traditionally under-represented in the U.S. study abroad. Requirements: Applicants must be recipients of the Pell Grant and have high financial need. Click here for eligibility requirements and more information
Boren Awards for International Study Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to U.S. undergraduate students to study in regions of the world critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad: Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Requirements: Applicants must be going to a program in one of the listed areas. Click here for eligibility requirements and more information.
Fund for Education Abroad FEA provides grants and scholarships to students who participate in high-quality, rigorous education abroad programs. Students must plan to study abroad a minimum of 4 weeks. Requirements: Applicants must be going on a program who know its academic rigor and immersion elements. Click here for eligibility and more information
Freeman-ASIA Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA) provides scholarships for U.S. undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia. Requirements: Applicants must currently receive need-based financial aid and go on a program in East or South East Asia. Click here for eligibility requirements and more information
Scholarship Search Engines:
Going abroad to learn a language? Check out this search database to see your options: https://studyabroad.state.gov/languages
Diversity Abroad Scholarships
Go Overseas Scholarships
Insight into Diversity