Funding Your Study Abroad Experience
You are considering Study Abroad and taking advantage of this once in a lifetime opportunity. Do not let costs ruin your chance in fulfilling your opportunity to study abroad.
There are scholarships and funds available– you just need to look for them! This is in addition to any financial aid provided by the University of La Verne.
- Be positive when researching for funds. Don’t let the requirements fool you!
- Make sure you complete all prerequisites before applying for funds.
- You can benefit greatly from simply trying; and, once you secure your funds and are accepted, let your journey begin!
Benjamin A. Gilman Int’l Scholarship: www.iie.org/GILMAN sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, they are focused towards students who are interested in less traveled countries.
Center for Global Education: http://www.globaled.us/projects.asp
EduPASS: http://www.edupass.org (for international students studying in the U.S.)
International Education Financial Aid: http://www.iefa.org/
International Student Loan: http://www.internationalstudentloan.com/
International Education Finance Corporation: http://www.iefc.com/
Int’l Student Exchange and Study Abroad Resource Center:http://www.internationalstudent.com/study_usa/financing/
Note that the following is an annotated list. These scholarships and loans vary from more general to more specific, depending on the program of study.