There are several extrernal sources of funding that are worth exploring for your plans. Some of these funding opportunities are good for college students and others for recent college graduates.
- Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship - for all students who are currently receiving Pell Grants.
- Boren Awards. Scholarships and Fellowships for International Study - for students interested in studying in regions deemed critical for U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin American, the Caribbean and the Middle East).
- Bridging Scholarship - for students studying abroad in Japan.
- Critical Language Scholarship Program (CLS) - for students learning less commonly taught languages in the U.S.
- Darmasiswa Scholarship - for students studying abroad in Indonesia for 6 months to 1 year.
- Fund for Education Abroad - General study abroad scholarships, as well as a specific scholarship for deserving LGBTQI students.
- John Peters Humphrey Foundation - for graduate students interested in studying international business in Canada.
- Medicus Student Exchange - for students studying abroad in Switzerland.
- Morgan Stanley Scholarship - for two undergraduate students interested in studying economics and international finance in Japan.
- Partners of the Americas Scholarship to Study Abroad in Paraguay - One $1,500 scholarship to ESU students studying abroad in Paraguay.
- Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Scholarship - $1,000 grant for study abroad programs starting between May 1 and June 30. Factsheet.
- Go Overseas Scholarships- Scholarships for study abroad in various locations, including Ireland and Australia!
- Fulbright U.S. Student Program - for students who will soon graduate from college.
- Marshall Scholarship - for seniors interested in studying in the U.K. after college.
- DAAD Germany - for undergraduate students interested in pursuing studies in Germany.
- DAAD RISE - research internships in science and engineering for undergraduate students in Germany and
RISE Professional - research internships in science and engineering for graduate students in Germany:
- RISE and RISE Professional brochure
- Scholarship program SIP (Study & Internship in Germany) - UAS7 - for students interested in one semester of academic work and one internship semester in Germany.
- America-Scandinavia Foundation - for studies in Scandinavian countries, for more information, click here.
- Fulbright U.S. Student Program - for students who will soon graduate from college: Brochure.
- Grants for North-American Language and Culture Assistant in Spain - for student teaching in Spain. Knowledge of the Spanish language is required.
- Teaching Assistantship in France - for teaching English to French students of all ages.
- Teach in Korea (TaKL) - for students with at least 2 years of undergraduate studies completed.
- Teach in Korea (EPIK) - for students soon to graduate or with a B.A. degree.
- Jet Program in Japan - for recent graduates or soon to graduate students interested in serving as Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs), Coordinators for International Relations (CIRs), or Sports Exchange Advisors (SEAs) in Japan.
- Go Overseas! TEFL-Courses- a full list of certification programs (including online programs!) offered by Go Overseas! along with information and reviews.
- Kansas Paraguay Partners- Teach English abroad in Paraguay. For Elementary Education Students.