Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program
The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship is open to U.S. citizen undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide.
Up to $5000 toward an approved study abroad program. Up to $3000 is additionally available if you are studying a critical needs language.
When are you eligible to apply? The scholarship can be used for summer following freshman, sophomore, or junior year, or in an academic semester during sophomore, junior, or first-semester senior year. Applications are due the semester before study abroad.
What kind of GPA will you need? You must meet AC GPA approval to study abroad.
Campus Contact: Cheryl Marcelo (email@example.com) and Dr. Jennifer T. Johnson-Cooper (firstname.lastname@example.org). This scholarship requires campus endorsement.
Previous Winners: Jane Toh ’13, Christopher Byrd ’13, Elizabeth Herrera ’13, Jassmin Penado ’13, Sarah Guinn ’13, Jessica Nickasio ’14, Madison Messinger ’14, Luis Ruiz ’14, Savohna Brown ’15, Anastasia Krisan ’15, Diana Dinh ’15, Shardae White ’16, Timothy Ahene ’16, Marimar Hernandez-Jaimes ’16, Moises Duran ’16, Nate Essin ’17, Paola Medina ’19, Jonathan Estrada ’19, Santos Botello ’20, Ivy Torres ‘20