Are you thinking about studying abroad or interning abroad in Summer or Fall of 2016? Are you a US citizen receiving a Pell Grant (a federal need-based educational grant)?
The GILMAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP provides up to $5000 for study abroad for students who receive Pell Grants. In the past three years more than 100 Maryland students have won Gilman Scholarships!
Eligibility Requirements: US Citizens - Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors - All Majors - Must be studying abroad for at least 4 weeks - Must be receiving a Pell Grant. For more information see http://scholarships.umd.edu/ and http://www.iie.org/Programs/Gilman-Scholarship-Program
Application Deadline: October 1, 2016 (Central Time, one hour ahead of Maryland)