The University of Iowa

Scholarships listed below are funded by the provider listed in the name of the award, and are determined by the fulfillment of eligibility requirements. Some scholarships (such as CIEE Scholarships) are available for specific locations within the program. Other awards (such as USAC Grant for Study Abroad) take into consideration financial need or merit and request information about both aspects on the application.

CIEE Study Abroad Scholarships

Students who participate in most CIEE program locations will be eligible to receive a scholarship based on the number of semester hours earned (typically $500-$900). There is no application process nor published deadlines. Study Abroad Advisors will provide more information during the advising process. Learn more about CIEE study abroad scholarships.

Dominican Republic CDE Winter 2019-2020 Scholarship

The Center for Diversity and Enrichment is offering scholarships for eligible students participating in the Dominican Republic Winter 2019-2020 Migration and Social Entrepreneurship  ​​​​​​program. Applications for this scholarship must be submitted before Tuesday, October 1, 2019. Learn more about the CDE Dominican Republic Winter 2019-2020 Scholarship.

Lamplighter Fund Scholarship

The Lamplighter Fund Scholarship is intended to support one or more merit-based scholarships for student(s) participating in the India Winterim program, section 0001, Sustainable Development, or section 0002, Water Poverty in Rural India. Learn more about the Lamplighter Fund scholarship.


SIT Public University Grant

School for International Training (SIT) offers a number of Study Abroad programs in a variety of locations. They also offer a great deal of need-based scholarships to all qualified students who participate in summer session SIT Study Abroad programs. All University of Iowa students who are accepted to a SIT program will receive a $1,500 SIT CIC scholarship. Learn more about SIT public university grants.


Summer SIT Targeted Honors Scholarship

The Summer SIT Targeted Honors Scholarship is applicable to all School for International Training (SIT) approved programs. SIT programs offer topical, field-based coursework with research and independent study opportunities, allowing students to pursue their own interests. Learn more about SIT targeted honors scholarship.


USAC Scholarships

USAC funding opportunities are available for students participating in their programs. The scholarships are awarded based on a diverse spectrum of criteria, ranging from academic merit, program location, first-generation status, military service.  Learn more about USAC scholarships.


TEAN Affiliate Scholarships

TEAN UI-sponsored programs in South Korea, Australia, and New Zealand will be eligible to receive an affiliate scholarship. Additional information will be available during the advising process.  Learn more about TEAN affiliate scholarships.

CEA Abroad Affiliate Scholarships

Students who study on UI-sponsored CEA ABROAD study abroad programs in Prague, Czech Republic (summer or semester), or Florence, Italy will be eligible to receive an affiliate scholarship. Additional information will be available during the advising process.  Learn more about CEA ABROAD affiliate scholarships.

IES Summer Internship Scholarships

IES Summer Internship Scholarships are available for students interning abroad on the IES summer programs. Learn more about IES summer internship scholarships.