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Country Specific Scholarships

Study abroad isn’t cheap. But scholarship options are nearly as varied and profuse as the countries to choose from for your experience. Qualifications, timeframes, and available funds vary. Read the details carefully—and be sure to supplement this list with your own research.

Brazil

US-Brazil Connect

Coach Brazilian students in an intensive English-language program that includes four weeks in Brazil. Offers travel scholarships up to $1,000

China

Freeman-Asia

If you can show why it’s vital for you to study in East or Southeast Asia, this need-based scholarship might be for you.

France

Campus France

Ooh la la! Fire up the grant search engine direct from the French Embassy and see where it takes you.

Germany

DAAD

Outstanding scholars who will be in their third or fourth years when they arrive in Germany can register in this scholarship database and possibly qualify for a monthly stipend.

Cultural Vistas

A fellowship exchange program for young professionals that focuses on cultural immersion jointly funded by German and U.S. representatives and sponsored by the Department of State.

Italy

Italia Rail

 

Japan

Bridging Scholarships

Offers a $2,500 stipend for semester-long and $4,000 for academic year programs. Not available for summer programs.

Japan-America Collegiate Exchange Travel Program

Group, instructor, and individual undergrad stipends may be available for travel itineraries that broaden understanding of Japan.

Freeman-Asia

If you can show financial need you may be able to receive help with study abroad costs as well as related expenses including airfare.

Hashi Awards

A searchable database, highlighting a competitive $1,000 travel scholarship.

New Zealand

Education New Zealand

Find out if you qualify for a $2,000 study abroad travel award to help fund your flight to New Zealand, or $500 general or technology and polytechnics excellence awards

ThinkNew

Use this scholarship search engine to find the best scholarships for you to apply for based on your level of study (i.e. graduate, undergraduate, etc) and the subject you are studying.

South Korea

Freeman-Asia

 

Hashi Awards

A searchable database, highlighting a competitive $1,000 travel scholarship.

Thailand

Freeman - Asia

If you can show financial need you may be able to receive help with study abroad costs as well as related expenses including airfare.

United Kingdom

Butex

£500 scholarships (see current exchange rate in the $750-plus range) are awarded each year to currently registered students at US universities who will study abroad at a BUTEX member institution in the UK.

British Marshall Scholarship

Designed to foster future leaders, up to 40 scholars per year are financed to study for a graduate degree in Great Britain.