The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs' Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program is pleased to announce that the online application is now open for students participating in study abroad programs and internships during the summer 2016 and fall 2016/academic year 201-2017 terms. The Gilman Program aims to diversify the kinds of students who study and intern abroad and the countries and regions where they go. All eligible applicants are encouraged to apply. For more information about the Gilman Scholarship, webinar schedules, and other helpful resources, including subscription to Gilman Advisor Newsletters, please visit the Gilman website at www.iie.org/gilman
Summer 2016 & Fall/AY 2016-2017 online applications are due March 1, 2015 by 11:59pm (central)
The Gilman International Scholarship Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) and administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE). Since the program's inception in 2001, the Gilman Program has awarded over 17,000 U.S. undergraduates of high financial need to study and intern abroad in over 140 countries from more than 1,100 institutions.
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All applicants are encouraged to contact Nyieta Charlot, the Study Abroad Coordinator, at email@example.com, or Cortney McKenzie, a former Gilman Winner at firstname.lastname@example.org for individual advising. We'll provide feedback on your essays, help clarify costs and answer any questions you may have.
Please take advantage of our experiences with the Gilman Scholarship to make your application shine!