The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts is committed to providing financial support to students with demonstrated financial need who are participating in international programs through the University of Michigan. Only students in the College of LSA who are participating in University of Michigan programs abroad through the Center for Global and Intercultural Study (CGIS) are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
School-specific Scholarships (e.g., LSA Global Experience Scholarship)
Click “Finances” on MCompass website for more funding tips.
Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to add an important international and language component to their educations. We focus on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study that are critical to U.S. national security, broadly defined, and underrepresented in study abroad.
Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA) provides scholarships for U.S. undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia.
Aims to support those under-represented in study abroad including students with high financial need, students in science and engineering, and students with disabilities
To enhance study abroad opportunities for students with disabilities, IES Abroad offers grants to students whose disabilities may add significant costs to their study abroad experience.
Open to students who have been traditionally under-represented on study abroad programs. This group includes, but is not limited to, students identifying by a certain race, sex, color, religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, age, marital status, national origin or ancestry, ethnic origin or veteran status.
The following are additional sources of funding that may help you in your search. Please note these are non-IES Abroad funded resources.