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Scholarships

Quinnipiac does not offer study abroad specific scholarships, however below are resources for scholarships.

Eligibility: Open to recipients of a Federal Pell Grant studying abroad for more than 28 days
Types of aid: up to $5,000, more if you’re studying a critical need language
What you need to do: Apply on the Gilman website
Eligibility: some loans are need based, some are for anyone. Scholarships are need based.
Types of aid: loans, grants, scholarships.
What you need to do: Complete the FAFSA forms, contact your study abroad office.
Eligibility: Intended for very competitive students that already earned their bachelors degree. Experience in the intended country’s language is preferred.
Types of aid: full funding to travel to and live in the country. Students apply either for the academic grant (to do research and study in the country), the arts grant (for training in the arts), or the English teaching assistant grant (to teach English).
What you need to do: apply on the website
Eligibility: for “young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom.” This scholarship is for students that have completed their bachelors.
Types of aid: full funding for the entirety of the degree to be earned abroad.
What you need to do: apply on the website
The William Jefferson Clinton Scholarship at the American University in Dubai seeks to further the goals of the Clinton Presidential Foundation to strengthen the capacity of people in the United States and throughout the world to meet the challenges of global interdependence. In partnership with the American University in Dubai, the program will provide American students based in the US the opportunity to expand their educational and cultural horizons by studying in the Arab world.
Essentially the “Marshall Scholarship” of Ireland.
Eligibility: You must be applying to programs in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America or the Middle East and planning to study less-taught languages in those places. This is for students who plan to work in national security post-graduation.
Types of aid: Up to $10,000 scholarship
What you need to do: Apply on the Boren website.
Eligibility: Anyone can apply, preference given to underrepresented students including minorities, 1st-generation students, students with disabilities, athletes, and veterans.
Types of aid: up to $5,000 for one semester.
What you need to do: Apply on the website.
Go Abroad 
College Grants 
Study Abroad Funding 
Study Abroad 101 
Constant Contact 

More directories of scholarships for students from diverse backgrounds going to nontraditional countries:

Diversity Abroad 
All Abroad 

In addition, many individual study abroad programs you’ll be applying to offer their own scholarships.
 
AllTheRooms
At AllTheRooms, we are passionate about travel. In fact, we are travel fiends. We understand the benefits of travel and we find it an important supplement to any education. But not everyone has the means or opportunity to travel, that’s why we’re giving financial aid to anyone seeking to study abroad through their university. To be eligible, submit a 600-800 word essay on what inspires you to travel. We will announce a winner prior to the start of 2017 Fall Semester. 


Scholarships