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    There are many scholarships available specifically for students planning to study abroad. You can also use most general scholarships to fund your study abroad experience. In many cases, you do not need to have applied for your study abroad program to be eligible to apply for study abroad scholarships. Start researching scholarship opportunities early so you don't miss any application deadlines.

    The Scholarships At A Glance (PDF) Chart lets you quickly determine eligibility, award amounts, and deadlines for some of the most promising scholarships.

    Learning Abroad Center Scholarships

    Program-Specific and University of Minnesota College/Department Scholarships

    There are a a variety of program-specific and UofM college and departmental scholarships available. Review the links below and be sure to check with your college and your department for more information

    Affiliated Program Scholarships

    Other UofM Scholarships

    National Scholarships

    Scholarship Search Resources 

    You CAN Afford to Study Abroad Info Session

    At this popular info session, you'll get an overview 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. Contact Thuy Doan with questions. 

    Upcoming Sessions

    • Monday, September 16th 2019, 3–4pm, 215 Blegen Hall
    • Friday, October 4th 2019, 12–1 pm, 230 Blegen Hall

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