Study Abroad Scholarships

New Scholarship - George International Study Abroad Scholarship: Up to $5,000 to support undergraduate students on Georgia Tech study abroad programs. To learn more and apply online, click here

Alumni Scholarships; Study abroad scholarship funding provided by the generous support of Georgia Tech Alumni, including the Class of 1957, Class of 1962, Class of 1968, and Class of 1983. Apply online via the OIE-Administered Application Form

Baden-Wurttemberg Scholarship; Funding amount varies and students are nominated by the University of Stuttgart. Participants on the Germany - Stuttgart Exchange/Intern Abroad Program will be considered. Contact Meg Sonstroem for more information. 

Boren Awards; Funding for undergraduate and graduate US students studying abroad in areas of the world that are critical to US interests and underrepresented in study abroad. 

Bridging Scholarship; Funding for American students who will participate in fall or spring semester study abroad program in Japan. 

Campoamor Scholarship;  Administered by the School of Modern Languages. Award amounts vary. Applications are due by March 31st and awarded in the spring semester. 

Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Program; Fellowship funding for graduate study, in preparation for US Department of State foreign service. 

Chateaubriand Fellowship Program; Grant offered by the Embassy of France in the United States which allows doctoral students enrolled in American universities to conduct research in France for 4 to 9 months. 

Chinese Government Scholarships; Administered by the School of Modern Languages providing full-ride scholarship support for students studying at a Chinese University for an academic year. 

CIEE Scholarships; These scholarships are exclusively for students studying on the Cape Town Service Learning Exchange in South Africa or the Dominican Republic Service Learning Exchange. Check out this link for eligibility requirements, award details and how to apply. 

Coca-Cola Foundation Mobility Scholarships for First Generation College Students; Administered by the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs. Up to $1,000 for any qualifying Georgia Tech student from any major at both the graduate and undergraduate level to participate in off campus career development, professional development, and educational programs such as academic conferences within the United States. To qualify, students must be the first member of their immediate family to attend college, demonstrate financial need, be a full-time student, and have a 2.5 GPA or higher. 

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals; Yearlong fellowships to study and intern in Germany. 

Cowan Scholarship; Awarded by the Georgia Tech Institute of Leadership and Entrepreneurship to students participating in the Eastern Europe Study Abroad Program for Social Good.

Critical Language Scholarship; Fully-funded summer language institutes for US university students. Sponsored by the US Department of State.

DAAD; Funding available for semester study (4 months or longer) in Germany. International students are eligible to apply. To locate a Georgia Tech exchange program in Germany, visit the program search page

Diversity Abroad and CISI Planning Scholarship; Planning scholarships are an opportunity to provide students with scholarship funds that will help them make the decision to study abroad. Each $1,500 awards will be awarded to students to study abroad in Summer or Fall the following year, and may be used to cover expenses for which financial aid is not readily available such as passports and visas, flights, program deposits, etc. Students do not need to have selected a study abroad program at the time of receiving this scholarship. For more information, please click here.

Diversity Abroad Overseas Ambassador Scholarship; Diversity Abroad, in cooperation with the AIFS Foundation, will offer $500 scholarships for fall and spring semester. Five scholarships are available for each semester. Economically disadvantaged students, first-generation, students with disabilities and ethnic and racially diverse students are strongly encouraged to apply. Visit website for application details and additional information.

Diversity Abroad Scholarship; Applicants must be full-time undergraduates at a member institution. Economically disadvantaged students, African-American/Black, Asian, Hispanic/Latino, Multiracial/ethnic or Indigenous/Native-American, students with disabilities and first generation college undergraduate students are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Education New Zealand's Generation Study Abroad Awards; Funding to be utilized by US students towards a semester of study in New Zealand.

Endeavor Fellowships; Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship provides up to AU$272,500 for eligible non-Australians including Americans and Canadians to undertake a postgraduate qualification at a Masters or Ph.D. level either by coursework or research in any field in Australia for up to four years.

EPFL Scholarship; Funding, 500 Swiss Franc monthly stipend. Participants on the Switzerland - EPFL Lausanne Exchange Program will be considered. Contact Meg Sonstroem for more information.

Federation of German-American Clubs (FGAC); Funding, €600 monthly stipend and other support, to be utilized towards an academic year program in Germany. To apply, contact Meg Sonstroem, the German Exchange Program Advisor. 

Fleet International Scholarship; Administered by the President's Scholarship Program and open to President's Scholars. Recipients are selected on a competitive basis. Need is considered as a factor in determining the award amount. 

Freeman-ASIA; Freeman-ASIA (Freeman Awards for Study in Asia) is designed to support U.S.-based undergraduates with demonstrated financial need who are planning to study overseas in East or Southeast Asia. The program’s goal is to increase the number of U.S. citizens and permanent residents with first-hand exposure to and understanding of Asia and its peoples and cultures. For more information on GT programs in Asia, please go here.

Fund for Education Abroad Scholarships; National awards up to $10,000 to support high-quality, rigorous, education abroad programs. Preference given to STEM students. 

Gamma Mu Scholarships; The Gamma Mu Scholarships Program provides support to gay men who want to further their education at a college, university, or vocational or professional training program.

Georgia Tech Lorraine Scholarships; Funding available for fall and spring semesters. 

Gilman Scholarship Program; Funding, up to $5,000, for Federal Pell Grant recipients to study abroad. Preference given to underrepresented students and non-traditional study abroad program locations. 

GoAbroad Scholarship Database; Scholarship database where students can enter keywords to search for available funding. Student should be aware of scholarships offered by groups with acronyms, like: ISA, SIT, IES, SFS, etc. as these will typically not work with Georgia Tech programs.'s list of 12 Study Abroad Scholarships for LGBT Students.

Go Overseas Scholarship; Did you know that less than 10% of U.S. students study abroad? We want to change that! International experience can help you build language skills, gain cross cultural competencies, and can help you get a great job. The #GoStudyAbroad contest is part of the Generation Study Abroad initiative. 

Go Overseas Scholarship to Study Abroad in Ireland; Go Overseas has partnered with Education Ireland to give a US undergraduate student a $15,000 USD scholarship to study abroad for a semester. To locate a Georgia Tech exchange program in Ireland, visit the program search page. Please contact Ashlee Flinn when applying for this scholarship to ensure all requirements are met. 

Go Overseas Scholarship to Study Abroad in New Zealand; Go Overseas has partnered with Education New Zealand to give one US student a full ride scholarship ($15,000) to study abroad with the kiwis. To locate a Georgia Tech exchange program in New Zealand, visit the program search page. Please contact Ashlee Flinn when applying for this scholarship to ensure all requirements are met. 

Halle Foundation Scholarships; Funding for study in Germany. Contact Prof. Bettina Cothran for additional details. 

IIE Passport Study Abroad FundingScholarship database where students can enter keywords to search for available funding. Student should be aware of scholarships offered by groups with acronyms, like: ISA, SIT, IES, SFS, etc. as these will typically not work with Georgia Tech programs.

International Plan (IP) Scholarship; Up to $1,000 for travel for IP study abroad students completing an approved second term abroad. Only for students who already completed their first term abroad or will be studying abroad for the academic year. 

Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO); Funding for students participating in a Japanese Exchange Program. To locate a Georgia Tech exchange program in Japan, visit the program search page

John C. Phelan Scholarship; Funding up to £15,000 for semester study at the London School of Economics. Students participating on the London School of Economics Exchange Program are eligible to apply. 

Morgan Stanley Scholarship; Funding up to $7,500 towards an academic-year study abroad program in Japan. 

Munchak Fellow Scholarship; Awarded by the Georgia Tech Institute of Leadership and Entrepreneurship to students participating in the Eastern Europe Study Abroad Program for Social Good

Mundy Global Learning Experience Endowment Fund; Administered by the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and open to CEE majors. Undergraduate students are given priority, but graduate students are also eligible to apply. 

Nakatani RIES FellowshipThis is a 13-week, summer research internship in science & engineering that is open to freshman and sophomore students nationwide. Application Deadline: January 16, 2018.

Naramore-Chandler International Scholarship; Up to $6,000 in study abroad scholarship funding for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree program in the Scheller College of Business. For more information, please contact Craig Womack

OIE-Administered Study Abroad Scholarships; Award amounts, requirements, and deadlines vary. Apply online using the OIE-Administered Online Application Form

Pamela Harriman Fellowship Program; Administered by the College of William & Mary. Three competitive fellowships, up to $5,000, to undergraduate interns working in the Office of the Secretary, the US Embassy in London, and the US Embassy in Paris. Eligible Georgia Tech students are welcome to apply. 

Point Foundation ScholarshipPoint Foundation (Point) is the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. Point promotes change through scholarship funding, mentorship, leadership development, and community service training.

Rainbow ScholarshipThe Rainbow Scholarship awards deserving lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) students who aim to participate in high-quality, rigorous education abroad programs. To be considered for the Rainbow Scholarship, applicants must self-identify on the Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) scholarship application.

Robert L. Johnson International Study Abroad ScholarshipAdministered by the Georgia Tech School of Architecture. Funding for architecture majors to study abroad. Contact Ms. Robin Tucker for more information. 

Robert L. Minier Scholarship; scholarships for undergraduates who are pursuing degrees in the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering who are participating in a study abroad or internship program. 

Schwarzman Scholars; The program will give the world’s best and brightest individuals the opportunity to develop leadership skills through a fully-funded one-year Master’s Degree at Tsinghua University in Beijing.  

Shandong Partner Region ScholarshipThis program allows students to pick a university in a city in Shandong (China) to study at for a semester or academic year. The scholarship includes a 30000 RMB Yuan stipend that covers fees and basic living costs and a personal allowance of 1000 RMB Yuan per person per month. Please email Stella Xu for more information. 

Spurlock Endowed Scholarship Fund; Administered by the School of Modern Languages. Funding for a semester of study in Germany. For more information, contact Prof. Bettina Cothran

Stang and Newdow Study Abroad Scholarship; Administered by the Georgia Tech School of Architecture. Funding for architecture majors to study abroad. Contact Ms. Robin Tucker for more information. 

Study Advisory Scholarshipsfor studies in any institution, anywhere in the world.  

Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship; $1,000 scholarship and one travel backpack provided by Tortuga Backpacks. 

Turkish Coalition of America Scholarships; Funding for American minority students who will study abroad in Turkey. Georgia Tech offers two programs in Turkey, Bilkent Ankara Exchange Program and Bogazici Instanbul Exchange Program

University of Sheffield Scholarships; Administered by the University of Sheffield. Students participating on the Sheffield Exchange Program are eligible to apply.

Whitaker International Program (BME)The Whitaker International Program sends emerging leaders in U.S. biomedical engineering (or bioengineering) overseas to undertake a self-designed project that will enhance their careers within the field. The goal of the program is to assist the development of professional leaders who are not only superb scientists, but who also will advance the profession through an international outlook. Along with supporting grant projects in an academic setting, the Whitaker International Program encourages grantees to engage in policy work and propose projects in an industry setting.

William Jefferson Clinton Scholars Program; Full funding for tuition and housing at the American University in Dubai

World Student Fund; Up to $7,000 in scholarship funding for GT semester study abroad programs. Apply via the online OIE-Scholarship Application Form