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Campus Scholarships

Research the additional scholarship opportunities available at MSU. Colleges, units, and other donors have dedicated funds to support you and your interest in education abroad.


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Campus-wide Scholarships

Below are scholarship opportunities related to education abroad.  Some of them have specific requirements in order to apply. Please carefully read the eligibility requirements.


First-Gen Education Abroad Scholarship

This award is dedicated to first-generation students who study abroad for a semester or more. The minimum award amount will be $3,000.

ELIGIBILITY

  • MSU undergraduate or graduate student
  • First-generation college student identified as a student who is the first in their family to attend a four-year college or receive a college degree
  • Submitted application to a semester program (13+ weeks)

APPLICATION

Sign into MSU Scholarships and complete a general application. Then browse for "First-Gen Education Abroad Scholarship" and submit an application.


EMC Education Abroad Endowed Scholarship

This award provides financial support for education abroad participation for undergraduate and graduate MSU students who are members of organizations belonging to the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC), a collaborative organization of nine, historically African-American international Greek-lettered fraternities and sororities. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students in good academic standing at the time of the education abroad program.

Education abroad programs can include internships, research and service-learning abroad opportunities. There may be additional eligibility criteria that students need to meet in order to be accepted in their chosen education abroad program.

APPLICATION

Download the EMC Education Abroad Endowed Scholarship Application


Kapur Endowed Scholarship for Independent Study in India

The Drs. Yash P. and Saroj Kapur Endowed Scholarship for Independent Study in India provides financial support for MSU students to participate in independent study in India for which they are receiving academic credit at MSU. Applicants must be MSU students with an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher at the time of application, plan to participate in an independent internship in India, arrange for credit with their MSU college, and cannot have traveled to India before the independent study or have family living in India. There may be additional eligibility criteria that students need to meet in order to receive credit.

APPLICATION

Download the Kapur Endowed Scholarship Application (.pdf)


The Claffey Meyer International Travel Grant

This award provides financial assistance to domestic students who intend to travel to developing countries for the purpose of providing technical assistance, participate in research, or engage in service. Grants are intended to support travel, related living expenses, and projects costs, not to be used as a tuition scholarship.

APPLICATION

Visit the International Studies and Programs website


The Walker Hill International Award

This award for doctoral students that can be used for pre-dissertation visits to a doctoral research site in a country outside the United States. International students who undertake research in the country of their origin are not eligible.

APPLICATION

Visit the Walker Hill International Award webpage



Internships

Internship Scholarships


Dr. Charles A. and Marjorie A. Gliozzo Endowed Scholarship for Domestic and International Internships
This award provides financial support for undergraduate MSU students to participate in approved accredited internship programs. Financial need is not a factor in awarding this scholarship. Scholarships for variable amounts ranging from $500 to $1500 will be awarded to recipients. 

NOTE: The March 1 deadline includes students planning to intern abroad in the summer, fall and spring of the following year.

APPLICATION

Download the Dr. Charles A. and Marjorie A. Gliozzo Endowed Scholarship for Domestic and International Internships Application (.docx)


Research

Education Abroad Research Scholarships


Dr. Charles and Marjorie Gliozzo Dissertation Research Scholarship
This award is available to MSU doctoral students with dissertation research objectives who have defended, or are in the process of defending, a dissertation proposal. The scholarship supports field research abroad in support of the student's dissertation.

APPLICATION

Visit the Gliozzo Dissertation Research Scholarship wepage


The Education Abroad Undergraduate Research Scholarship
This award provides financial support for undergraduate MSU students to participate in approved accredited education abroad programs that have an undergraduate research component.

APPLICATION

Visit the EA Undergrad Research Scholarship Application

(NOTE: MSU NetID and password required to access)


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