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SOAR, Scholarships and Other Award Resources, is a searchable online database of funding opportunities for current students at all levels as well as recent graduates. Please review the recommendations below for conducting a search based on your needs, interests and eligibility.
Myers Family Scholarship
Funded by the Shamrock 5 Foundation, this scholarship has been established to increase access to study abroad for Binghamton University students. Scholarships for study abroad in the amount of $1,500 are available.
Binghamton University students with a GPA of 2.7 or higher who are participating on a Binghamton or other SUNY sponsored program in the summer, fall, winter, or spring terms are eligible to apply.
Strong preference will be given to students historically underrepresented in study abroad and exchange. This includes (but is not limited to):
•students with financial need
•Pell Grant recipients
•first generation college students
•students with disabilities
•members of minority communities within the United States
Students who have never traveled abroad before may also be considered within this definition. This scholarship is applicable to any study abroad program that qualifies for academic credit-- regardless of location, use of language, and length of time. (There is no location or language requirement or minimum amount of time that you need to be abroad).
Please contact the Office of International Programs with any questions regarding this scholarship and your eligibility.
Winter/Spring programs: October 1st; Summer/Fall programs: March 1st
Student applies directly
Eligible to Apply:
Undergraduate: Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Graduate: Any Level
Scholarship / Fellowship
Study / Research Abroad
Academic Year (Undergraduate)
Academic Year (Graduate)
Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Minimum 2.7 GPA
June 13, 2017