Did you know? Tuition remains the same while you're abroad, while housing and meal costs are often equivalent, if not cheaper.
For MA in International Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) program students pursuing practical learning experiences or research in the field of IPCR and American peace policy. The grant may be applied toward travel-related SRP/thesis research, internship experience, or conference attendance.
SIS Graduate Research, Conference, and Internship Travel Support
SIS offers this funding opportunity to help offset costs associated with research, internship, or conference travel. Applications are open twice each year, in the fall and spring.
The Fall 2018 application is now open.
Deadline: October 28, 2018 at 11:59PM
Fall 2018 Travel Support Instructions and FAQ
Fall 2018 Travel Support Student Information Form
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For graduate students conducting preliminary dissertation or thesis research in Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking Latin American and Caribbean countries.
For MA in International Development and MS in Development Management students who are pursuing Substantial Research Paper or thesis research, a practicum, or an internship abroad.
Fellowships and grants, including an International Fellowship for women who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
Provides grants to meet specific research needs not covered by other supporting funds for graduate students at DC-area universities.
For graduate students spending one or more academic year abroad.
Provides academic and practical training to prepare scholars for leadership roles in solving conflicts around the world.
U.S. government fellowships
For graduate students studying world regions and languages critical to US interests (excluding Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand).
Provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or English Teaching Assistantships to take place during one academic year in a country outside the U.S.
Scholarships for study in Germany
Offer grants and fellowships in the field of Ottoman and modern Turkish studies to graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, universities, and other educational institutions.
The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) offers fellowships (up to $23,000) and grants (up to $5,000) to individuals to pursue research, study or creative arts projects in one or more Scandinavian country for up to one year.
Supports dissertation research in Latin America and the Caribbean for PhD candidates in a US university. Fellows must be US citizens or citizens of the independent Latin American countries.
Scholarships available for a full academic year (renewable for second year).
For students who represent groups that are traditionally underrepresented in education abroad. Award ranges from $1,250–$10,000.
Offers clubs and districts flexibility in carrying out activities that support the Rotary Foundation's mission. Districts may distribute these grant funds for relatively short-term local and international activities.
Diversity Abroad offers a scholarship to full-time undergraduate students. This award is for students who are typically underrepresented. The award amount is $500 per student.
For passionate under-graduate students who want to explore the world, the winning student will be awarded $1,000 for studying abroad and a travel backpack.
U.S. government scholarships
For undergraduates spending one semester or more abroad outside of Western Europe or Australia.
For undergraduates studying world regions and languages critical to US interests, on a study abroad program (excluding Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand).
For juniors planning to enter the U.S. Foreign Service, includes a summer internship overseas with the Department of State.
For study in Japan.
Freeman-ASIA accepts applications from U.S. citizens or permanent residents studying at the undergraduate level at a two-year or four-year college or university who demonstrate financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia.
To defray the cost of summer study and/or research in Russia.
Provides an opportunity for exceptional undergraduate students from universities in the United States to spend either one semester or a full academic year as an exchange student in Canada. Note: Must be a U.S. citizen to qualify.
Scholarship opportunities for both graduate and undergraduate students while studying or interning abroad.
Awarded to individuals who have arranged their own work abroad programs. Proposed programs must be at least six months in length and emphasize a work component. The grant program does not support independent research projects or academic study abroad programs.
Provides support to gay men who want to further their education at a college, university, or vocational or professional training program.
Assists students of Hispanic heritage to obtain college degrees.
Offers scholarships ranged between $3,000-$12,000 to students who are legally blind.
Offers up to $10,000 scholarship to a deserving LGBTQ student who aims to participate in a high-quality, rigorous study abroad program.
Private loans for study abroad programs.
Scholarship between $1,500 and $3,000 awarded to LGBTW members who identify themselves as women.
The UNCF helps students of African American heritage to achieve success in college.
Six grand prize winners will be awarded $2,500, ten second prize winners will be awarded $1,000, and twenty-five third place winners will receive $500.
Recipients receive $2,000 to help finance their international trip that includes an educational or service component.
Grand Prize Winners will be awarded $500 towards their next opportunity abroad and round trip international airfare.
Award of $1,000 to put towards any of the expenses associated with studying abroad.
U.S. government scholarships
Offers fully-funded summer language institutes for U.S. university students and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.
For the advanced study of Asian languages abroad.
Provides stipends, language training, and individualized professional placement in Asia for US citizens who are college seniors, graduate students, or young professionals with limited exposure to Asia.
The U.S. Japan Council Toshizo Watanabe Endowed Scholarship will support up to the full cost of attendance of a study abroad program in Japan. Scholarship grants awards to students based on financial need and other qualifications.
For the undergraduate Scholarship, you can study at any participating program. For the postgraduate Scholarship, you can study at the University of Auckland, University of Otago, or Victoria University of Wellington (there will be one winner for each).
Useful for finding resources and funding for specific locations and disciplines. You should also try looking for smaller, local organizations pertaining to your gender, race, or religion that offer funding.