Non UofM Students

Scholarship for Non UofM Students


The Learning Abroad Center’s Study Abroad Scholarship provides awards for Non-University of Minnesota undergraduate students going on eligible Learning Abroad Center credit-bearing programs. This scholarship is intended to:

This scholarship is not need or merit based, and awards are granted on the strength of a student’s essay.

Eligibility Requirements

Applications will be evaluated based on how:

Essay Question

What motivated you to select your particular study abroad program? Address any academic, career, and/or personal goals that were part of your decision, and expand on one or more of them. (350 words maximum)

*Visit the Learning Abroad Center Scholarship Portal to learn more about specific essay questions and requirements.

Application Deadlines

Term of Study Year Deadline
Winter Break 2018 October 11, 2017
Spring Semester 2018 October 11, 2017
Calendar Year 2018 October 11, 2017
May or Summer Session 2018 Febuary 21, 2018
Fall Semester 2018 April 11, 2018
Academic Year 2018 - 2019 April 11, 2018







Applications must be received by the Learning Abroad Center by 4 p.m. on the deadline date.


Award Amounts

Term Amount

Academic Year
Fall Semester
Spring Semester

Winter Break
May Session
Summer Session

How to submit your application

  1. Check the scholarship deadlines for the term you are studying abroad.
  2. Begin filling out your scholarship application and essay and submit via the Learning Abroad Center Online Scholarship Portal.
  3. Submit application by 11:59 p.m. on the application deadline.