Description: Sponsored by the U.S. State Department, this program financially supports individually-designed programs while facilitating cultural exchange.
Features: Applicants design their own programs, which may include university coursework, independent library or field research, professional training in the arts and other fields, or a combination of these or other projects.
Program: Applicants choose from over 140 countries to research in. Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
Description: Sponsored by the U.S. State Department. It is the largest U.S. international exchange program offering opportunities for students, scholars, and professionals to undertake international graduate study and advanced research worldwide.
Features: Programs available for all field disciplines.
Program: Fulbright Student Grants are available for programs in over 140 countries. Fulbright
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Description: EuroScholars offers a unique education abroad opportunity for both undergraduate and postgraduate students hosted by a group of internationally renowned European Research Universities.
Eligibility: Students should have a GPA of 3.4 or higher and be independent, mature, and motivated with a strong interest in an academic/research career.
Features: Students typically take 15 credits on the program. Subjects include Cognitive Psychology, Personal Rights in German and American Civil Law, Economics, OrganicChemistry, Chinese Studies The Distribution of EnvironmentalResources in Africa, and Development of Nanoparticle Enhanced NF Membranes.
Program: Locations of participating universities include Belgium, Finland, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Sweden, and Switzerland Euro Scholars