Select a program page and click the cost sheet link for information.
In addition to financial aid, scholarships are available to help with travel costs, living expenses and tuition to help break down the cost barrier to studying abroad.
As a St. Cloud State student you have access to several local scholarships, endowed scholarships and national and foreign-funded scholarships developed through partnerships and collaborations. These scholarships may be tied to specific countries, programs or regions of the world.
The staff at Education Abroad is here to help you navigate the process.
Don't forget to apply for scholarships! Check out the deadlines and eligibility requirements.
Apply for a scholarship for undergraduate students and graduate students studying abroad. Scholarships are awarded based on availability of funds. Awards range from $500 to $2,000.
Bridging Scholarships (for programs in Japan)
The Bridging Project offers scholarships to American undergraduate students participating in study-abroad programs in Japan. About 100 scholarships are awarded each year to assist students with the travel and living expenses they will incur while studying abroad in Japan for a semester or an academic year. Applications are accepted twice a year for Bridging Scholarships.
David L. Boren Scholarship (for all regions except Eastern Europe and Oceania)
Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study less commonly taught languages.
Freeman-Asia (for programs in Asia and Southeast Asia)
Freeman-ASIA accepts applications from U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolled at the undergraduate level at a two-year or four-year college or university who demonstrate financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia.
Fulbright - Undergradute Students
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs. A candidate will submit a Statement of Grant Purpose defining activities to take place during one academic year in a participating country outside the U.S.
Fulbright Scholars - Graduate and Other
The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers over 400 awards in more than 130 countries for U.S. citizens to teach, conduct research and carry out professional projects around the world. College and university faculty, as well as artists and professionals from a wide range of fields can join over 400,000 Fulbrighters who have come away with enhanced skills, new connections and greater mutual understanding.
German Academic Exchange Service Scholarship (for programs in Germany)
Highly qualified undergraduate students are invited to apply for scholarships funding study, senior thesis research and/or internships in Germany. The goal of this program is to support study abroad in Germany and at German universities. Preference will be given to students whose projects or programs are based at and organized by a German university.
Gilman International Scholarship (for Pell Grant recipients)
Please visit the Center for International Studies (Lawrence Hall 101) to talk with a staff member who specializes in assisting students with this scholarship application.
Italy (HIED Program)