Study Abroad Scholarships


CDH Charitable Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship

The CDH Charitable Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship awards up to $7,000 for a semester study abroad ($5,000 for summer), with the aim to diversify the student population studying abroad. The application deadline for this scholarship is April 20 to be used for all Fall and Academic Year study abroad programs. The eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • You must be an Arizona resident.
  • Admitted and enrolled at the UA in sophomore, junior or senior standing
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative UA GPA
  • Demonstrated financial need by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Preference will be given to first generation students
  • Applied to a UA Study Abroad program - scholarship is limited for use on UA managed study abroad programs managed by UA Study Abroad (this includes faculty-led, exchange or direct enroll programs only)

Click this LINK for directions on how to apply for the CDH Charitable Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship on Scholarship Universe.

There are many other scholarships available for study abroad. The Scholarships and Grants List is an excel spreadsheet that includes many scholarships and grants to research. Featured scholarships in this list include:

  • The University of Arizona Travel Grant is a competitive award offered by UA Study Abroad and distributed to both need and merit applicants. Grants are limited and highly competitive. Only complete UA Travel Grant applications are considered, and all complete applications will be reviewed by the UA Travel Grant committee.  If interested, please see the tab below called "UA Travel Grant."
  • The Gilman Scholarship Program is open to U.S. citizen undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide.  Up to $8,000 for eligible participants.
  • The Boren Scholarship represent a vital pool of highly motivated individuals who wish to work in the federal national security arena. In exchange for funding, Boren Scholars commit to working in the federal government for at least one year after graduation.  Up to $20,000 for a 6-12 month program. 
  • Freeman-ASIA Awards: For study in East or Southeast Asia.
  • SILLC Global Award Fund: Scholarships for students majoring in SILLC disciplines or minoring in Critical Languages or Intercultural Studies for study and internships abroad.

Program Specific Scholarships:

LGBTQ Scholarships:

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS):

Third party provider specific scholarships: