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Gilman, Benjamin A. Scholarship
This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide.
Scholarships of up to $5,000 will be awarded this academic year for U.S. citizen undergraduates to study abroad. Award amounts will vary depending on the length of study and student need with the average award being approximately $4,000 for fall and spring programs and $3,000 for summer programs.
Students who apply for and receive the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad are then eligible to receive a Critical Need Language Award from the Gilman Scholarship Program of $8,000. Applicants who are studying a critical need language while abroad in a country in which the language is predominantly spoken will automatically be considered for the Critical Need Language Award.
Contact the Office of International Education and Global Initiatives at IEGI@binghamton.edu.
Eligible to Apply:
Undergraduate: At any level
Study / Research Abroad
Academic Year (Undergraduate)
Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
U.S. Citizen, Pell Grant recipient
October 9, 2018