Preliminary Application Form: International Programs Awards, Grants, Fellowships and Scholarships

Completion of this form is required in order to schedule an appointment. Please provide the following information below. You cannot save this application or fill it out in multiple sessions. If you have questions, please contact Karen Wachsmuth, associate director, International Fellowships, at

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Applicant info
For Graduate Students only
Type of grant
For Fulbright Grant Applicants only
Faculty Advisor
Research Topic

If you are seeking a research grant, please answer the following:

Potential Countries

Please list the countries you are interested in (must indicate at least one):

UI Funded International Travel - Travel Warning Check

Prior to consideration for UI funding for international travel, students must:

1. Verify that your travel destination(s) are currently NOT under any U.S. DOS Travel Warning or an Alert.  To do this, visit the US DOS website and enter your destination(s) in the “Refine by Country” search bar.  If you find no current warning or alert, continue with your application. 

2. If there is a current warning or alert, contact International Programs at to discuss your proposed travel plans and request guidelines for drafting a travel proposal for International Programs Travel Advisory Committee (IPTAC) review. Funding will not be released without approval from IPTAC.

For more details about the review policy and process, please visit this page.
For questions about the IPTAC review process, please e-mail 

Language Qualifications
Relevant Experience

Please open and read the following document: Grants and Fellowships Permission Form and Waiver

I affirm that the foregoing statements are my own work and that my own attached materials are true and accurate representations.  I affirm that I am filling this form out on my own behalf and not on behalf of another individual. I give International Programs permission to use my materials with personal information redacted.

By providing my electronic signature, I certify that I have read, understood, and agree to the above terms in the Grants and Fellowships Permission Form and Waiver.