External Scholarships


Critical Language Scholarship- Due Date November 27, 2018

  • The Critical Language Scholarship Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, with funding provided by the U.S. Government. It is supported in its implementation by American Councils for International Education.
  • Intensive summer language immersion program that awards about $8,000 for study abroad.
  • Earn UNCP language credit overseas


Rotary International Global Grants & Scholarships

  • Click on the above link, then contact your local Rotary to complete your nomination:

A variety of organizations and institutions provide scholarships and grants for study abroad. Many provide assistance that is targeted to specific student populations (underrepresented student groups; African Americans; Asian Americans; Latino/Latina Americans; Native Americans; students with disabilities; gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender students).

The following list is a sampling of websites with information and resources on multiple scholarships and grants. These websites provide a good starting point for research on the many study abroad scholarship opportunities available.

Note: This list is not exhaustive and is meant to provide a starting point for your research. No endorsement is intended or is to be inferred.


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