Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship


Fellowship Information

Description:

The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.

Who Should Apply:

U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies abroad.

Fellowship Benefits:

This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.

Program Duration:

Semester or academic year

Number & Amount Available:

Approximately 1200. Up to $5000 (based on need and program cost). An additional $3000 is also available through the Critical Need Language Supplement (50 awards for language study vital to national security).

Citizenship Requirements:
USA
STEM Fields Only:
No

Student Information

Required GPA:
Any
Academic Level:
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior

Deadlines

Initial Deadline:
March 3rd
NC State Campus Deadline:

None

National Deadline:
March 3rd
National Deadline Info:
Students should apply early enough to complete paperwork with the Study Abroad and Financial Aid offices.

Additional Information