The University of Iowa

Need-Based Grants

WINTER SESSION 2021-22 STUDY ABROAD 

Students who are eligible for financial assistance, 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, 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 request (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 2022 STUDY ABROAD 

Students who are eligible for financial assistance, 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 request (Teresa Kout). Application deadlines are approaching; you can receive funding details prior to submitting your program application to assist you in making a decision.

 

SUMMER SESSION 2022 STUDY ABROAD 

Students who are eligible for financial assistance, 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 - $3,000.

  • 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 request (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 in 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

Need-based grant application (send a request to Teresa Kout to receive via email) - you will receive a notification within 5-7 days of submitting your grant application.

DEADLINE

WINTER 2021-22: Thursday, October 5, 2021

SPRING 2022: Thursday, October 14, 2021

SUMMER 2022: Thursday, March 3, 2022