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Where ?
  • Africa
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  • Australia & New Zealand
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • Multi-Region
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  • North America
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  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Canada
  • China
  • Costa Rica
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Ecuador
  • England
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  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Mexico
  • Morocco
  • Multi-Country
  • Namibia
  • New Zealand
  • Northern Ireland
  • Peru
  • Russia
  • Scotland
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
When ?
  • Summer 4 Weeks or Less
  • Summer
  • Semester
  • Year
  • Winter J-Term
Program type ?
  • Study
  • Study + Intern
  • Study + Service Learning
  • Language & Culture
  • Explore Summer
  • Explore Semester
  • STEM Abroad
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  • Accounting
  • Advertising
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  • Anthropology
  • Arabic
  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Arts
  • Biology
  • Business
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  • Childhood Studies
  • Chinese
  • Communications
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Arts
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
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  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethics
  • European Studies
  • Exercise Science
  • Fashion Studies
  • Film
  • Finance
  • Food Science
  • French
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  • Geography
  • Greek Language
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  • History
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  • Japanese
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  • Law
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  • Marketing
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  • Physics
  • Political Science
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  • Religious Studies
  • Science
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  • Spanish
  • Speech and Hearing Studies
  • Sports Management
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  • Urban Studies
  • Veterinarian
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Student Resources

Financing Your Study Abroad

To help you navigate the confusing world of government financial aid and scholarships, we’re providing you with some simple steps and resources.

Did you know that 90% of undergraduate students use financial aid to fund their undergraduate education?
And that those same government funds are available for use on your study abroad program?

Explore Your Options


Meet with your study abroad advisor and financial aid office to learn about study abroad and government aid on your campus.
Research grants and scholarships. Look through the resources below and talk to your study abroad office about local scholarships.
Develop a budget and plan ahead. Consider your living expenses, some countries are more affordable than others, and develop a budget to help you stay on track while abroad.

College Consortium for International Studies
Member Scholarships

CCIS Scholarship

Where: Any CCIS Program
When: Summer 2018 and Fall 2018
Scholarship Amount :$500 for summer and $1,000 for fall
Deadline to Apply: March 15, 2018 for summer 2018 and April 15 for fall 2018




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Universidad Veritas Scholarship in Costa Rica

Where: San Jose, Costa Rica
When: Spring 2018, Summer 2018
Scholarship Amount: $800 for Spring 2018 program, $400 for Summer 2018 program
Deadline to Apply: Spring 2018, October 15 - Summer 2018, March 15


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The FIE Scholarship in London

Where: London, England
When: Semester or Summer
Scholarship Amount: $3,000 for semester programs; $1,000 for summer programs
Deadline to Apply: Spring, September 15,
Summer, February 15,
Fall, March 15


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The Massey Scholarship in New Zealand

Where: Palmerston North, Auckland, or Wellington
When: Summer 2018 and Fall 2018
Scholarship Amount: $500 (approx. NZ$730)
Deadline to Apply: March 15, 2018 for summer 2018 and April 15 for fall 2018

*Massey Accelerator scholarships are also available to students enrolled in Massey's Global Student Athlete track. No application needed.

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The University of Canterbury Scholarship in New Zealand

Where: Christchurch, New Zealand
When: Spring 2018, Fall 2018
Scholarship Amount: NZ$1500
Dealine to Apply: Spring 2018, October 15 - Fall 2018, April 1


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The University of Limerick Scholarship in Ireland

Where: Limerick, Ireland
When: Fall 2018
Scholarship Amount: €500
Deadline to Apply: June 1, 2018


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ACT Scholarship in Greece

Where: Thessaloniki, Greece
When: Spring 2018, Fall 2018
Scholarship Amount: Merit Scholarships $1000 towards program tuition, Hellenic-American Scholarships cover half program tuition for eligible Hellenic American applicants.
Deadline to Apply: Spring 2018, October 16 - Fall 2018, May 18


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The Salzburg College Scholarship in Austria

Where: Salzburg, Austria
When: Spring 2018, Fall 2018
Scholarship Amount: $2,000 for each semester
Deadline to Apply: Spring 2018, Oct 1 - Fall 2018, May 1


Fall Info

Scholarship Opportunities, Database, and Resources


 


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Financial Aid


Types of Financial Aid

Student government loans and grants are awarded through your home institution. Private student loans are also available through banks and financial institutions.


Applying Financial Aid to a CCIS Program

The Higher Education Act ensures that students can apply federal aid to any approved study abroad program.

How programs are approved can vary by institution, don’t wait, make sure you talk with your study abroad advisor and financial aid office to learn more now.

Explore Financial Aid Resources

Myths and Realities of Financing Your Study Abroad
The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid
Financial Aid for Study Abroad
Federal Student Financial Aid Information