IES Summer Internship Scholarship


IES Summer Internship Scholarships are available through the Study Abroad office for students interning abroad on the 2017 IES summer programs. Minimum award will be $1,000 (up to 15 scholarships) dependent on number of applicants.


  • 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?

Submission Deadline

Summer 2017 - TBA

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