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Award Name: Gilman-McCain Scholarship

Sponsor:
U.S. Department of State
Subject Area:
Study Abroad; International Experience; Military Veteran; Active Duty
Levels:
  • Undergraduate
Deadline:
March 3, 2020
Amount:
$5,000
State:
All
Minimum G.P.A.:
None
Citizenship:
US Citizen
Other Requirements:
Undergraduate; Must be US Citizen; Dependent child of an active duty military member(s) during the time of application in one of the following branches: Air Force, Army, Marine Corps, Navy, and Coast Guard; Recipient of any type of Title IV federal financial aid during the time of application or provide proof that they will be receiving Title IV federal financial aid during their study abroad program or internship;In the process of applying to, or accepted for, a study abroad or internship program of at least two weeks for community college students and three weeks for students from four-year institutions, eligible for credit from the student’s home institution. Multi-country/area programs are eligible and have no minimum requirement on length of time spent in one country and no maximum requirement on number of countries in a program. Proof of program acceptance is required prior to award disbursement; and Applying for credit-bearing study abroad programs in a country or area with an overall Travel Advisory Level 1 or 2, according to the U.S. Department of State’s Travel Advisory System. However, certain locations within these countries or areas may be designated within the Travel Advisory as either “Do not travel to” (Level 4) or “Reconsider travel to” (Level 3) locations, as such; students will not be allowed to travel to these specific locations. Moreover, students are not eligible to apply for programs in a country or area with an overall Level 3 or 4 Travel Advisory. This application round is open to summer, fall and academic year study abroad applicants.
Opportunity Type:
Scholarship
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