External scholarships

Benjamin A. Gilman scholarship

The Gilman Scholarship Program is open to undergraduate students who are U.S. citizens receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university. Students may apply for scholarships toward credit-bearing programs in the fall semester, spring semester, academic year, or summer.

Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship

Frederick Douglass Global Fellows will explore conflict and injustice from various perspectives and the leaders who sought to affect positive change for their communities and their countries.  Fellows will return to America with new perspectives on how effective leaders influence positive social change and inspired to be the catalyst for positive change in their communities and in our world.

The Fund for Education Abroad

The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) is committed to expanding access to study abroad for historically underrepresented students. They offer a wide range of scholarships to students from diverse backgrounds, particularly minority and first-generation students, who are participating on credit-bearing programs longer than 4 weeks in duration.

Freeman-ASIA: Awards for Study in Asia

The Institute of International Education of the U.S. Department of State oversees students to participate in a credit-awarding study abroad program in Asia. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolled in an undergraduate degree-granting program with demonstrated financial need and have little or no experience in the target Asian region. Participants must complete a service project sharing their experiences upon their return.