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2022-2023 SCHOLARSHIP WORKSHOPS

Miss a funding workshop? Find a recorded session here.

Miss a Gilman workshop? Find a recorded session here.

Workshops Date Time Location
Funding Your Study Abroad Workshop Tuesday, August 23  1:30-2:30pm West Hall Room 101
Funding Your Study Abroad Workshop

Thursday, September 1

2:30pm-3:30pm  West Hall Room 101
Funding Your Study Abroad Workshop Thursday, September 8  10:00am-11:00am  West Hall Room 101
Funding Your Study Abroad Workshop Wednesday, September 14  1:00pm-2:00pm  Zoom
Funding Your Study Abroad Workshop Tuesday, September 27  4:00pm-5:00pm  West Hall Room 101
Gilman Scholarship Workshop Tuesday, August 23 3:00-4:00pm West Hall Room 101 
Gilman Scholarship Workshop Thursday, September 1  4:00pm-5:00pm  ZoomWest Hall Room 101 
Gilman Scholarship Workshop Thursday, September 8  11:3oam-12:30pm  West Hall Room 101 
Gilman Scholarship Workshop Wednesday, September 14  2:30pm-3:30pm 

Zoom

Gilman Scholarship Workshop Tuesday, September 27  2:30pm-3:30pm 

West Hall Room 101 

WCOE International Engineering Program Scholarship

Scholarships Amount Eligibility Fall/Academic Year Deadline Spring Deadline Summer Deadline
Whitacre College of Engineering International Engineering Program Scholarship Varies

This scholarship is only for current WCOE students who are going abroad under financial hardship or with special circumstances.

March 20 October 3 March 1
Financial need definition: a student that receives federal aid such as: PELL Grant, Federal Loans, or any need-based assistance from the State.  Special circumstances definition: death of a family member, loss of job, natural disasters, etc. Preference will be given to students who have applied for other abroad scholarships.        
       

 

Texas Tech Office of International Affairs Scholarships

Scholarships Amount Eligibility Fall/Academic Year Deadline Spring Deadline Summer Deadline
Study Abroad Competitive Scholarship (SACS) Varies; average awards for 2017-2018 were $500-$1,950 Review SACS eligibility requirements February 14 September 26 February 14

Buena Vista Endowed Scholarship

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$3,000 TTU undergraduate pursuing study abroad. Preference given to a student who demonstrates financial need. 3.0 GPA required at time of application. February 14, 2023 October 1, 2022 February 14, 2023

Clinton Colgin Study Abroad Scholarship

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$3,000 TTU undergraduate pursuing study abroad at the TTU Center in Sevilla. Preference given to a student who demonstrates financial need. February 14, 2023 October 1, 2022 N/A

 

Gilman Scholarship Program, U.S. Department of State

Scholarships Amount Eligibility Fall/Academic Year Deadline Spring Deadline Summer Deadline
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Up to $5,000 U.S. citizens receiving Pell Grants; must be abroad for at least 21 days on a credit-bearing study abroad or internship program. March October October for the early deadline; otherwise, March
Gilman-McCain Scholarship Up to $5,000 Dependent of active military member(s) during the time of application in one of the following branches: Air Force, Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Coast Guard;
U.S. citizens receiving Pell Grants; must be abroad for at least 21 days on a credit-bearing study abroad or internship program.
March October October for the early deadline; otherwise, March

 

Scholarships Available Through Various Texas Tech Colleges, Departments, and Organizations

 

Scholarships Amount Eligibility Fall/Academic Year Deadline Spring Deadline Summer Deadline
Military & Veterans Programs Office Scholarships Varies by scholarship; several are available Scholarships awarded to veterans and dependents each year based upon available funding. February 1 for current TTU students; March 1 for transfer students February 1 for current TTU students; March 1 for transfer students February 1 for current TTU students; March 1 for transfer students
Raider Rojos $1,000 Must complete 1 full semester and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5. Varies Varies Varies
Scholarship for Honors Study Abroad Varies Must be in good standing with the Honors College. Must have completed two semesters of academic coursework at TTU, with at least one semester with Honors. Students who plan to study abroad in their last semester must have completed all Honors requirements to be eligible to receive the Honors College Study Abroad scholarship. May 1 October 1 March 1
Sigma Delta Pi Dr. Comfort Awotwi Pratt Endowed Study Abroad Scholarship Varies Sigma Delta Pi members who are pursuing study abroad in Spain or Latin America Not Available Not Available March 1, 2020
Student Disability Services Scholarships Varies Only SDS registered students are eligible. Scholarships are awarded late spring and early summer for use during the following school year. Use of these scholarships toward costs of studying abroad depends on the scholarship the type of award.  Varies Varies Varies
Texas Tech Current Student Scholarships Varies The university application for current students allows students to apply for over 4,000 internal scholarship with 1 application! February 1 February 1 February 1
Terry Foundation Scholars Program Varies Must be a Terry Scholar. Students who receive the Terry Scholarship should contact the Texas Tech Terry Scholar Program Coordinator to learn about study abroad funding. Varies Varies Varies
Women's Studies Scholarships Varies Scholarships offered to 1 undergraduate and 1 graduate student. Must complete a scholarship application form and provide other written materials.  February 1  February 1  February 1

Scholarships Available Through Study Abroad Providers and Exchange Partners

Scholarships Amount Eligibility Fall/Academic Year Deadline Spring Deadline Summer Deadline
American College of Thessaloniki varies Students participating on American College of Thessaloniki programs. Varies Varies Scholarships only available during the semesters.
Arcadia University Scholarships If awarded, semester awards range from $500-$2,500; summer awards range from $250-$1,000. Students participating on Arcadia University programs. Varies Varies Varies
API Study Abroad Scholarships Typically ranges from $250-$1,000 per student, if awarded. The maximum amount awarded is $2,000 for semester students and $1,000 for summer students. Students participating on API programs. June 10 October 15 April 1
Campus B Scholarships $3,000 (Two scholarships in the amount of $3,000 available for two TTU students) TTU students participating in the Campus B summer internship program; Second Year Students & Above; 3.3 GPA Minimum N/A N/A March 2, 2020
CEA Study Abroad Scholarships Varies Students participating on CEA Study Abroad programs. CEA also offers grants and vouchers. Varies Varies Varies
CET Academic Programs Scholarships  Varies Students participating on CET programs. May 1 November 1 March 1
CIEE Scholarships and Grants Varies Students participating in CIEE programs April 1 October 15 April 1
CISAbroad Scholarships $250-$750 Students participating on CISAbroad programs. April 7 October 1 March 1
CRCC Asia Scholarships Varies, up to funding Students participating on CRCC Asia programs.  Varies Varies Varies
Global Experiences Scholarships Varies Students participating on Global Experiences programs. Varies Varies Varies
IAU Scholarships Varies Students participating in IAU programs. May 1 October 1 April 1
ISA Scholarships and Grants Varies Students participating on ISA study abroad programs. Varies Varies Varies
KCP International Scholarships Varies Students studying on KCP programs. Rolling Rolling Rolling
School for Field Studies Scholarships, Aid, and Loans Varies Students participating on School for Field Studies programs. Aid applications will be considered after acceptance to the program and payment of the Commitment Deposit. Rolling; review of applications begins in April Rolling; review of applications begins in September Rolling; review of applications begins in February
SIT Study Abroad If awarded, varies generally from $500-$5,000 Students participating in SIT Study Abroad programs. May 15 November 1 April 1
Semester at Sea Varies Students participating in Semester at Sea programs. Applications are reviewed after students place a deposit.  Varies Varies Varies

 

Scholarships Through External Sources

Scholarships Amount Eligibility Fall/Academic Year Deadline Spring Deadline Summer Deadline
Asian Pacific Fund Scholarships Varies Varies; each scholarship is tailored to reflect the donor's personal interests. specific ethnicity, career path, or background. Varies Varies Varies
Boren Awards $8,000 for summer (STEM students only, 8 weeks minimum), $10,000 for a semester, $20,000 for 6-12 months U.S. citizens with preference for study in countries, languages, and fields of study critical to U.S. national security. Preference is also given to students who will study abroad for longer periods of time. February February February
Bruce Alan Ebersole Foundation Scholarship Varies Students seeking a summer learning opportunity in public services, non-profit, or internationally Not available Not available February
Critical Language Scholarship Program If awarded, student will participate in a fully-funded, group-based language intensive program U.S. citizens interested in studying one of 15 critical languages for 8-10 weeks. Not available Not available November of the year prior to the program
Diversity Abroad Scholarships Varies Students of diverse backgrounds. Varies Varies Varies
Fund for Education Abroad Up to $10,000 for the academic year; up to $5,000 for a semester; and a minimum of $1,250 for summer Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident; currently enrolled undergraduate student; your study abroad program must be eligible for credit from Texas Tech, and your program must be 28 days or longer. Preference is given to 1st Generation and minority students.  January 20 September 15 January 20
GoOverseas.com Study Abroad Scholarship $500.00 Any student studying abroad is eligible to apply. Varies Varies Varies
Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship Program If awarded, student will receive scholarship for one semester or academic year. Student studying at a Hungarian higher education institution who have Hungarian identity, roots or connection to any Hungarian diaspora. January 24 , 2021 Varies Not Available
InternationalStudent.com Travel Video Contest Up to $4,000 All international and study abroad students October October October
National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Scholarship Varies Must have an active NIAF membership, or have a parent or grandparent with an active membership Varies Varies Varies

 

Merit-Based Scholarships

Scholarships Amount Eligibility Fall/Academic Year Deadline Spring Deadline Summer Deadline
Campus B Scholarships $3,000 (Two scholarships in the amount of $3,000 available for two TTU students) TTU students participating in the Campus B summer internship program; Second Year Students & Above; 3.3 GPA Minimum N/A N/A March 2, 2020
CIEE Scholarships and Grants Varies Students participating in CIEE programs April 1, 2020 October 14, 2020 April 1, 2020
Golden Key National Honor Society Study Abroad Scholarships Varies Society members only Varies Varies Varies
National Society of Collegiate Scholars Scholarships Varies Undergraduate National Society of Collegiate Scholars members only. Varies Varies Varies
Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grants $1,000.00 An undergraduate student attending a university with an active Phi Kappa Phi chapter, GPA of 3.75 or higher March 1 March 1 March 1 

Scholarships for Internships Abroad

Scholarships Amount Eligibility Fall/Academic Year Deadline Spring Deadline Summer Deadline
CIEE Scholarships and Grants Varies Students participating in CIEE programs April 1 October 15 April 1

Scholarships for Service Abroad

 

Location-Specific Scholarships

Scholarships Amount Eligibility Fall/Academic Year Deadline Spring Deadline Summer Deadline
Bridging Scholarships for Study in Japan Up to $4,000 U.S. citizens studying in Japan for at least 3 months. Must be a credit-bearing program Apil October Not Available
British Universities Transatlantic Exchange Association (BUTEX) Scholarship 500 GBP Students studying in the UK for a semester or academic year June 15, 2019 June 15, 2019 No Available
Delta Phi Alpha German Study Abroad Scholarship Up to $1,250 Delta Phi Alpha members who are pursuing study abroad in a German-speaking country. March 15 November 15 November 15
Freeman Awards for Study in Asia Varies U.S. citizens or permanent residents who demonstrate financial need to study in East or Southeast Asia. Varies Varies Varies
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship Varies Students studying abroad in Germany. Varies Varies Varies
GoOverseas.com Ireland Scholarship $15,000 Students studying in Ireland. December December N/A
GoOverseas.com New Zealand Scholarships Up to $15,000 Students studying in New Zealand for a semester or academic year. October October N/a
Inclusive Ireland Scholarships 2021 3,000 EUROS Must be an undergraduate planning to study abroad in fall 2021 at a participating university in Ireland. Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Identify as BIPOC. April 1, 2021 Not Available Not Available
Ministry of Education Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Monthly stipend of NT$25,000 Students studying Mandarin in Taiwan Varies Varies Varies
Study Abroad in Australia Scholarships Varies For study abroad in Australia Varies Varies Varies