Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

Eligibility: Undergraduate college students who receive a Federal Pell Grant and are planning to study or intern abroad

Amount: over 2,300 awards are granted with a maximum of $5,000 per award

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarship

Eligibility: Undergraduate college students who are planning to study abroad in one of the countries specified by the National Security Educational Program (NSEP); all Boren Scholars must agree to the NSEP Service Requirement

Amount: $8,000-$20,000

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

Captain Charles Thomas Cooper III Don Quixote Scholarship (LVC students only)

Application Date, Summer: Feb. 1, 2019
Application Date, Fall Semester: April 1, 2019
Application Date, Spring Semester: Nov. 1, 2019

Students Eligible: Financial need as determined by the applicant's FAFSA form; evidence of academic excellence; evidence of strong character and leadership. Contact the Department of Languages or Center for Global Education for additional information or to apply.

Program Information/Amount of the Award: All students are eligible to apply. The Don Quixote Scholarship will provide up to $3,500 for students to study in an LVC sponsored/supported program where French, German, or Spanish languages will be studied. 

Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) Scholarship

Application Date: Feb. 1

Students Eligible: An undergraduate college or university student who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. They must participate in a study abroad program that is eligible for credit at the student's home institution and at least four weeks (28 days) duration in the country/countries.

Program Information/Amount of Award: FEA awards scholarships of up to $10,000 for students who plan to study abroad for a full academic year; up to $5,000 for students who plan to study abroad during the fall or spring semester; and awards that are prorated by number of weeks in-country (with a minimum of $1,250) for students studying abroad during the summer.

Preference: FEA gives preference to students with demonstrated financial need, and strongly encourages students who represent a group that is traditionally underrepresented in education abroad. These groups include, but are not limited to: First-generation students, minority students, and community college students. 

Go Overseas Study Abroad Scholarship

Eligibility: Undergraduate college students who are planning to study abroad

Amount: $500

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

Steven J. and Wendie DiMatteo Holsinger Internship Fund (LVC students only)

Application Date: March 29, 2019

Students Eligible: 
DiMatteo Holsinger Funds are available to students in any major and undeclared majors. Grants are available for fall or spring semester, or summer.

Program Information/Amount of Award: Trustee Wendie DiMatteo Holsinger and her husband, Steven Holsigner, established the fund to help students with reasonable costs associated with an internship, including international internships set up by the student (contact Jill Russell at russell@lvc.edu). These funds must be used to help defray expenses associated incurred during an internship experience, and are eligible for either academic credit or non-credit experience. Students may request funding from $500-4,000 for up to six months. Visit here to learn more.

ItaliaRail Study Abroad Scholarship

Eligibility: Current college students enrolled in their college's study abroad program in Italy

Amount: $1,000

See application instructions and additional scholarship information here

Study Abroad Scholarships (through StudyAbroad.com)

For a comprehensive list of various scholarships awarded to students who study abroad, visit http://www.studyabroad.com/scholarships.aspx.

Zerbe Summer Study Abroad Scholarship (LVC students only)

Application Date: January 2020

Students Eligible: 

Program Information/Amount of Award: Established by the late Hobson and Grace Zerbe '30, the scholarship invites students majoring or minoring in French, German, or Spanish to apply for a $3,000 scholarship annually to pursue summer courses abroad.