News & Events

News & Events

 

You CAN Afford to Study Abroad Info Session

Date: Thursday, February 9
Time: 2-3pm
Location: Blegen 150 

At this popular info session, you'll get information and tools that will help you choose an affordable program and apply for scholarships & financial aid - all important parts of making your dream of studying abroad a reality. We are offering two sessions Spring semester.


Gilman & Freeman-ASIA Scholarships: General Information Session

Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Time: 12-1:00pm
Location: 214 Heller Hall

This session covers eligibility requirements for both scholarships, the application process, tips for applying, and additional resources. Registration is not required. These scholarships are for students who are either studying abroad in East or Southeast Asia, or who are Pell grant eligible. Contact Thuy Doan, thuydoan@umn.edu, with questions.

Gilman & Freeman-ASIA Scholarship Essay Writing Workshop

Date: Friday, February 24, 2017
Time: 1-3:00pm
Location: 289 Humphrey Center

This scholarship essay writing workshop will help you learn how to craft high-quality Gilman and/or Freeman-ASIA Scholarship essays. These scholarships are for students who are either studying abroad in East or Southeast Asia, or who are Pell grant eligible. We will provide individual feedback in addition to general writing tips.

Email a draft of your essay in advance (by Feb 17) to thuydoan@umn.edu and bring a printed draft to the session for individual feedback

 

You CAN Afford to Study Abroad 2nd Info Session

Date: Friday, March 31
Time: 12-1pm
Location: Blegen Hall 150
 

At this popular info session, you'll get information and tools that will help you choose an affordable program and apply for scholarships & financial aid - all important parts of making your dream of studying abroad a reality. We are offering two sessions Spring semester.