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

  1. 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 

 Acadmic 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.