IES Summer Internship Scholarship

Overview

IES Summer Internship Scholarships are available through the Study Abroad office for students interning abroad on the 2016 IES summer programs. Minimum award will be $1,000 (up to 10 scholarships) dependent on number of applicants.

Criteria:

  • Clear statement of purpose related to academic and future goals
  • Continuing language study or studying a new language (not required, but preferred)
  • Academic merit (3.0 GPA UI cumulative or higher preferred)

Student Submits by Deadline:

  • IES Summer Internship Application
  • Statement of Purpose (see essay prompts below)
  • Copy of Completed Grades from MyUI

Statement of Purpose (limited to 500 words):

  • Why have you chosen to do an internship abroad? What factors led you to this decision?
  • Why have you chosen this particular country for your internship?
  • How will this internship experience impact your academic and future professional goals?

Submission Deadline

Summer 2016 - Thursday, February 25, 2016*

The final deadline listed for the corresponding application submission is 5 p.m. of the date listed above (close of business day in the Study Abroad office - 1111 University Capitol Center). No applications will be accepted after this deadline!