International Studies - Dee Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship
Through a generous gift from the Lawrence T. and Janet T. Dee Foundation, the International
Studies Program and the Department of World Languages and Cultures are able offer
a limited number of scholarships for declared majors to support participation in approved
study abroad programs (Hinckley global internships are not currently eligible for
support). These funds can be used to cover study abroad fees and tuition.
Summer 2020: third Friday of February—Friday, February 21 Fall 2020: third Friday
of July—Friday, July 17 Spring 2021: third Friday of November—Friday, November 19
Middle East Studies Summer Scholarship
The Middle East Center will award up to three scholarships of $1500 each for students
participating in a study abroad program or Hinckley global internship in the Middle
East. The scholarship is available only for declared majors and minors in Middle East
Summer 2020: third Friday of February—Friday, February 21
Hinckley Institute Scholarships
The Hinckley Institute offers scholarships, varying from $400 - $4,000 for students
completing global internships.
National Scholarships for Study Abroad
The Learning Abroad Office has an excellent collection of scholarships resources for
Department Scholarships for Study Abroad
Several University of Utah study abroad programs have their own specified scholarships--including
the Middle East Studies' program and the Global Health programs.
Fund for Education Abroad
FEA is committed to increasing the opportunities for dedicated American students to
participate in high-quality, rigorous education abroad programs by reducing financial
restrictions through the provision of grants and scholarships.
Gilman International Scholarship
This scholarship provides funds for undergraduate students who have qualified for
the Pell Grant and who wish to continue their language studies overseas. The purpose
of the program is to motivate and support foreign language majors who may not otherwise
have the financial resources to study abroad.
The Congress-Bundestag Exchange for Young Professionals
CBYX is a a fellowship which annually provides 75 American and 75 German young professionals,
between the ages of 18½–24, the opportunity to spend one year in each other’s countries,
studying, interning, and living with hosts on a cultural immersion program.
Boren Awards for International Study
Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad
in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in
study abroad. The scholarship funds focus on geographic areas, languages, and fields
of study deemed critical to U.S. national security.
Critical Language Scholarship Program
A program of the U.S. Department of State, the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS)
Program offers intensive summer language institutes in thirteen critical foreign languages.
The Journalism in the Era of Disinformation Fellowship (JED)
The Journalism in the Era of Disinformation Fellowship (JED) Fellowship gives student
journalists from the United States and Germany the opportunity to meet their peers
and learn about the role that disinformation plays in political coverage in both countries.
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship
FLAS Scholarships are federally funded academic scholarships designed to provide support
and funding to students studying the critical languages and cultures of Asia and Latin
America. Students can apply for a fellowship for the academic year or for the summer.
Learning Abroad Scholarships
The Learning Abroad Office offers several scholarships for students studying abroad.
DiversityAbroad.com has partnered with several organizations to offer study abroad
scholarships and grants.
Freeman in Asia
Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA) provides scholarships for U.S. undergraduate
students with demonstrated financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia.
Bridging Scholarships in Japan
The Bridging Project offers scholarships to American undergraduate students participating
in study-abroad programs in Japan.
Center for Arabic Study Abroad
CASA offers advanced level training in Arabic language and culture to qualified American
students at The American University in Cairo and Qasid Arabic Institute in Amman. Applicants to the various CASA programs must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents
and should have a minimum of 3 years of formal instruction in Arabic prior to joining
The Qasid Institute for Arabic has quietly developed a reputation as one of the leading
centers in the Middle East for Arabic language learning. They offer intensive Arabic
language programming throughout the year.
SALAM Study Abroad Scholarship
The Summer Arabic Language and Media (SALAM) program is a fully-funded intensive Arabic
language scholarship. This intensive Arabic language program will allow students to
gain a deeper knowledge of Arabic, while becoming familiar with Omani history and
DAAD Undergraduate Scholarships
This scholarship is suited for highly qualified undergraduate students who are interested
in language study, research, or an internship in Germany. The goal of this program
is to support study abroad in Germany and at German universities.
Project Go Initiative
This scholarship is sponsored by the U.S. Army ROTC, and provides funding for undergraduate
students pursuing degrees in one of the Army’s designated critical need languages.
To be eligible for the program, students must be enrolled in the ROTC, with the intention
of completing a term of service as an enlisted officer in the U.S. Army.
The Blakemore Foundation for Asian Language Study
Since 1990, the Blakemore Foundation has awarded over $17 million in grants to college
graduates and young professionals for an academic year abroad in full-time intensive
Cultural Vistas Fellowship
Cultural Vistas Fellows will enrich their academic learning through professional internship
and immersion experiences focused on civic engagement and youth involvement through eight-week
summer internships in Argentina, Germany, and Hong Kong.