University of Iowa

IES Summer Internship Scholarship

Overview

IES Summer Internship Scholarships are available through the Study Abroad office for students interning abroad on the 2019 IES summer programs. Minimum award will be $1,000 (up to 15 scholarships) dependent on the 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)

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?

Application

Submission Deadline

Summer 2019 - Thursday, March 28, 2019** (application will open early 2019)

**Online application will close at midnight - No applications will be accepted after this deadline!