IDENTITY SPECIFIC

Gilman-McCain Scholarship - $5,000 USD

https://www.gilmanscholarship.org/program/gilman-mccain-scholarships/

  • Intended Recipients: Child or spouse of active military

  • Deadline: March, October

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. citizen, undergraduate, Title IV federal financial aid recipient

AAUW Fellowships & Grants (multiple) - $2,000 - $50,000 USD

https://www.aauw.org/resources/programs/fellowships-grants/

  • Intended Recipients: Women

  • Deadline: November/ December

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. and non-U.S. citizen permanent residents, undergraduate and graduate funding available

Diversity Abroad Overseas Ambassador Scholarship - $500 - $1,500 USD

https://www.diversityabroad.com/scholarships/diversity-abroad/diversity-abroad-overseas-ambassador-scholarship

  • Intended Recipients: Students from underrepresented identities

  • Program Length: 1 - 3 semesters

  • Restrictions/Notes: Community college and undergraduate students, not currently being offered due to Covid-19

Corinne Jeannine Schillings Scholarships - $1,000 USD

https://cjsfoundation.org/

  • Intended Recipients: Women

  • Deadline: May, December

  • Program Length: 1 - 4 semesters

  • Restrictions/Notes: Former Girl Scout & Silver or Gold Award recipient enrolled or accepted to college, must show proof of language proficiency and foriegn language major/minor

Diverse International Women of Color Scholarship - $500 USD

https://diwcfund.org/

  • Intended Recipients: Women of color

  • Deadline: November

  • Program Length: 1 semester

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. citizen, undergraduate or graduate students, demonstrate acceptance to study abroad program

Diversity Abroad Overseas Ambassador Scholarship - $500 USD

https://www.diversityabroad.com/overseas-ambassador

  • Intended Recipients: Students from underrepresented identities

  • Program Length: 1 month to 1 year

  • Restrictions/Notes: Current student enrolled full-time or recent graduate (1-3 years), minimum 2.75 GPA

Fund for Education Abroad Scholarships (multiple) - $1,000 - $5,000 USD

https://fundforeducationabroad.org/scholarships/

  • Intended Recipients: Students from underrepresented identities (varies by scholarship)

  • Program Length: 1 month to 1 year

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. citizen or resident, undergraduate, criteria varies depending on scholarship

beGirl.World Scholarships - $2,000 USD

https://www.begirlworld.com/scholarships

  • Intended Recipients: Black Women

  • Deadline: August

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. citizen, undergraduate student at 2 or 4 year institution, demonstrate acceptance to study abroad program

 

NON-SPECIFIC

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship - $3,000 - $5,000 USD

https://www.gilmanscholarship.org/

  • Program Length: 3 weeks to 1 year

  • Deadline: May, October

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. citizen, undergraduate, Pell Grant recipients

Boren Awards - $8,000 - $25,000 USD

https://www.borenawards.org/

  • Program Length: 8 weeks to 1 year

  • Deadline: February

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. citizen, undergraduate interested in world regeions critical to U.S. interests

Generation Google Scholarship - $10,000 USD or $5,000 CAD

https://buildyourfuture.withgoogle.com/scholarships/generation-google-scholarship

  • Intended Recipients: Individuals historically underrepresented in computer science

  • Deadline: Early 2023

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. or Canadian citizens studying computer science or similar field, demonstrated financial need and leadership ability

CAPA Diversity Advocate Grant - $1,000 USD

https://www.capa.org/capa-diversity-advocate-grant

  • Program Length: 1 semester

  • Deadline: October

  • Restrictions/Notes: Current students with demonstrated track record of advocacy and commitment to positively impact community 

CAPA Diversity Advocate Grant - $300 - $1,000 USD

https://info.capa.org/need-based-scholarship-application?hsCtaTracking=cb91f77e-c65e-4f81-a51e-abb921b18861%7C611fa40c-e0a6-46ff-baa1-438cb25516e1

  • Program Length: 1 semester

  • Deadline: October

  • Restrictions/Notes: Current students with demonstrated financial need

Scott's Cheap Flights Scholarship - $1,000 USD

https://scottscheapflights.com/scholarship

  • Program Length: 1 semester

  • Deadline: March

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. citizen or resident, undergraduate or graduate students enrolled full-time

Costa Rican Vacations Scholarships - $1,000 USD

https://www.vacationscostarica.com/about-us/scholarships/

  • Deadline: February 

  • Restrictions/Notes: Undergraduate student enrolled at U.S. college or university, majoring in tourism, hospitality, or sustainable development

Costa Rican Vacations Scholarships - $1,500 USD

https://www.ivisa.com/visa-blog/ivisa-annual-scholarship

  • Deadline: May

  • Restrictions/Notes: Current students, undergraduate and graduate

Volunteer Forever Travel Scholarship - $500 - $1,000 USD

https://www.volunteerforever.com/scholarships/

  • Deadline: December

  • Restrictions/Notes: U.S. or Canadian citizens interested in volunteering, interning, or studying abroad

 

GENERAL

Study abroad-specific scholarships could not be found for all underrepresented identities, but general college scholarships are available which may help offset the financial impact of study abroad participation.​

LGBTQ+ Students

Students with Disabilities

First-Gen Students