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Study Abroad Scholarships

Study Abroad in MoroccoThe Center for International Studies offers study abroad scholarships to assist students with their goal of studying in other countries.

Study Abroad scholarships require completed recommendation forms.

University of St. Thomas Study Abroad Scholarships

The University provides scholarships ranging from $500 - $1,000 to support credit-bearing participation in UST group studies abroad or individual semester-long studies abroad. Please contact the Study Abroad Office for more information.

Download the Study Abroad Scholarship and Recommendation Forms

Students with UST scholarships need to make arrangements with the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid. The Business Office should provide a letter of proof (letters via email are acceptable) to the Office of Study Abroad.

Strategic Areas Certificate Program Study Abroad Scholarships

The University of St. Thomas has received a Department of Education grant under the Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Languages Program that provides multiple $1,500 study abroad scholarships for undergraduate students with financial need (preference to PELL Grant eligible students). These scholarships are dedicated to supporting studies abroad in China, Japan, or Taiwan and can be applied to group study abroad or individual studies abroad.  The study abroad experience must be completed by June 1, 2016.  The University expects renewal of this grant to also provide study abroad scholarships for the 2015-16 academic year. 

  • Deadline to apply for 2015-2016: September 28, 2015

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Dr. Gustavo Wensjoe Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Gustavo Wensjoe Memorial Fund was established in March 2009 in honor of Dr. Gustavo Wensjoe, former chair of the Center for International Studies, to support CIS students in their studies abroad.

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Bishop McCarthy Travel Grant

The Flynn Center for Irish Studies offers students scholarships for summer study abroad as well as semester or year study abroad programs. Scholarships are based upon GPA, merit and financial need.

Download the Scholarship and Recommendation Form

Simon Cottrell Annual Scholarship for travel in Europe

Stella Cottrell established this annual scholarship in 2004 to honor the memory of her husband, former French diplomat, Simon Cottrell. The scholarship provides $2,500 for a student studying abroad in Europe for credit.

Download the Scholarship and Recommendation Form

British American Foundation of Texas

BAFTX was established to help provide financial assistance and educational opportunities to academically-gifted students in the United Kingdom & the United States who otherwise might not be able to pursue their education due to financial constraints.

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