Posts Tagged ‘Financial Aid’

Gilman Scholarship Program Spring 2013

September 24th, 2012

Application Deadline: October 2, 2012

The Gilman International Scholarship Program, sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, announces that the online application system is now open for students participating in study abroad programs during the spring 2013 term. Spring 2013 online applications are due October 2, 2012, by 11:59pm CST.

For students applying for any academic term (academic year, fall, spring, or summer), the eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • Enrolled as an undergraduate student at a two- or four-year U.S. institution
  • United States citizen
  • Receiving a Federal Pell Grant at the time of application or during the term of study abroad
  • Participating in a study abroad program that is no less than 4 weeks (28 days) in one country and no more than one academic year
  • Receiving academic credit
  • Study in any country not currently under a U.S. Department of State Travel Warning or Cuba

For more information about the Gilman Scholarship, webinar schedules, and other helpful resources, please visit the Gilman website at www.iie.org/gilman. For more information, please contact the appropriate person below:

Students

Last Name A-D
Phone: 832-369-3477
Email: gilmanforms@iie.org

Last Name E-K
Phone: 832-369-3484
Email: gilman@iie.org

Last Name L-Q
Phone: 832-369-3475
Email: gilmandocs@iie.org

Last Name R-Z
Phone: 832-369-3485
Email: gilmanapp@iie.org

University Adviors

Midwest & Northeast Regions
Phone: 832-369-3487
Email: gilmanadvisors@iie.org

South & West Regions
Phone: 832-369-3483
Email: gilmanadvisors@iie.org

Scholarships for Study Abroad

September 27th, 2011

Above and beyond the financial aid that BU offers, many organizations offer scholarships for studying abroad.  A few of the big ones are the Benjamin A. Gilman National Scholarship and the Boren Awards for International Study. BU is also a partner with DiversityAbroad.com, making students on BU’s study abroad programs eligible for their scholarships.

Application deadlines are coming up soon. For details on scholarship opportunities, eligibility requirements, and deadlines, visit Other Scholarships & Financial Aid.