Winter Session 2022-2023

Students who are eligible for financial assistance, as evidenced on the UI Award Letter, who are interested in a study abroad program are encouraged to apply for a Need-Based Grant. These grants, based on financial need and program selection, range from $250 - $2,000. For more information on courses, internships, etc. consult with your Study Abroad advisor.

For specific information concerning your eligibility and Need-Based Grant amount, please contact the UI Study Abroad Office (319) 335-0353 to arrange a time to speak with Teresa Kout or submit the Need-Based Grant application via email (Teresa Kout). Application deadlines are approaching; you can receive funding details prior to submitting your program application to assist you in making a decision.

Spring Semester 2023

Students who are eligible for financial assistance, as evidenced on the UI Award Letter, who are interested in a study abroad program are encouraged to apply for a Need-Based Grant. These grants, based on financial need and program selection, range from $250 - $4,000. For more information on courses, visit the Study Abroad programs for semester study and consult with your Study Abroad advisor.

For specific information concerning your eligibility for the Need-Based Grant, please contact the UI Study Abroad Office (319) 335-0353 to arrange a time to speak with Teresa Kout or submit the Need-Based Grant application via email (Teresa Kout). Application deadlines are approaching; you can receive funding details prior to submitting your program application to assist you in making a decision.

Award Criteria

  • Grants are awarded based on the applicant's relative need, as shown on the UI Award Summary
  • US citizens and US permanent residents (with completed FAFSA and UI Award Letter)
  • Undergraduate, enrollment as a full-time degree-seeking student at the University of Iowa
  • Good academic standing 
  • Current academic year FAFSA must be completed and processed by the UI Office for Student Financial Aid
  • Registration in academic credit-earning approved Study Abroad course (ABRD or INTL) prior to the release of the award

Application

Submit the completed and signed application to Teresa Kout; notification will be sent within 5-7 days of submission. 

Download application

Deadline

Winter 2022-23: Thursday, October 6

Spring 2023: Thursday, October 20