Study Abroad awards listed below are available to UI undergraduate students studying abroad during the summer or winter sessions, or for a short term during a semester.
Common application forms are used for all merit-based scholarships, as well as for need-based grants drawn from any funding source. By completing one application, you will be considered for all the awards available for the session you will be studying abroad—merit, need, or both if you complete both applications.
|Merit (Summer & Short-Term) Scholarships||Need-Based Grants|
|Amount||$1,000||$250-$2500 depending on relative need & duration of study|
|Number (each session)||Up to 10-$1,000||Varies; ~100 in 2013-2014|
|UI Cumulative GPA Requirement||3.33 or above||Good academic standing|
|Deadline||October 1* for winter / March 12* for summer||October 1* for winter / March 12* for summer|
|Applications||Merit application||Need application|
*The final deadline for application submission is 5 p.m. of the date listed above (close of business day in the Study Abroad office).