Scholarship Opportunities

CEA Global Education $500 Study Abroad Grant

For a limited time, CEA is offering $500 grants towards our Spring 2014 study abroad programs.  This is the final series of grants that will offered for CEA's Spring 14 programs.

In order to be eligible for the grant, students must apply online by Wednesday, September 4 and use the promo code 500Reasons during Step 6 of their application.

Every dollar of savings goes a long way for students who are planning a study abroad experience. Please help us spread the news to your students about this opportunity to receive a $500 grant through CEA.

For more information please visit the link below:

Gilman International Scholarship Program

The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affair's Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program is pleased to announce that the online application is now open for students participating in study abroad programs and internships during the spring 2014 term.  The Gilman Program aims to diversify the kinds of students who study and intern abroad and the countries and regions where they go.  All eligible applicants are encouraged to apply.  For more information about the Gilman Scholarship, webinar schedules, and other helpful resources, including subscription to Gilman Advisor Newsletters, please visit the Gilman website at

Spring 2014 online applications are due October 1, 2013 by 11:59pm (central)

Students applying for any academic term must meet the eligibility requirements below:

  • Enrolled as an undergraduate student at an accredited two or four-year U.S. Institution
  • Receiving a Federal Pell Grant at the time of application or during the term abroad
  • United States citizen
  • Participating in a study abroad program or internship that is no less than four weeks (28 days) in one country and no more than an academic year
  • Applying to or accepted into a study abroad program or internship eligible for credit by the student's home institution
  • Studying or interning in any country not currently under a U.S. State Department Travel Warning or Cuba

The Gilman International Scholarship Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE).  Since the program's inception in 2001, the Gilman Program has awarded over 15,000 U.S. undergraduates of high financial need to study and intern abroad in over 130 countries from more than 1,100 institutions.

For more information, please contact the appropriate person below:

Last Name A-D
Phone:  832-369-3477

Last Name E-K
Phone: 832-369-3484

Last Name L-Q
Phone: 832-369-3475

Last Name R-Z
Phone: 832-369-3485


The Boren Awards

The applications for the 2014-2015 David L. Boren Scholarships and Fellowships are now available at Boren Awards, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East, where they can add important international and language components to their educations.

For the fourth year in a row, through the African Languages Initiative funding is available for Boren Scholars and Fellows to study one of the following languages at the University of Florida’s summer 2014 program prior to commencing their overseas Boren funded programs.

•French (requires intermediate-high or above proficiency)

As well as other other programs. For more information click here

Boren Awards Staff
Institute of International Education
1400 K Street, NW Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005

Please check back often as we will be adding more scholarship information as it becomes available!