Are you thinking about studying abroad in spring 2017 or summer 2017? Are you a US CITIZEN receiving a PELL GRANT (a federal need-based educational grant)?
Learn about the GILMAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP, which provides up to $5,000 for study abroad students with financial need who receive Pell Grants. Last year, 35 University of Maryland students won Gilman Scholarships - nearly 50% of our applicants!
The deadline to apply is - there is still plenty of time to write a strong application, and no recommendations are required!
To learn more about the Gilman Scholarship and the application process join us for a panel info session with returned UMD Gilman Scholars and staff from the National Scholarship Office and Education Abroad. Food will be served!
GILMAN SCHOLARS PANEL: firstname.lastname@example.org., , 3105 Susquehanna Hall. Please RSVP to
ADDITIONAL INFO SESSIONS STARTING THIS WEEK: If you are unable to attend the panel we will hold six information sessions in our offices. Please RSVP to email@example.com and indicate which session you plan to attend. If you cannot attend any of these please email us at the same address.
Eligibility Requirements: US Citizens - Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors - All Majors - Must be studying abroad for at least 4 weeks - Must have FAFSA demonstrated financial need and be receiving a Pell Grant.
Application Deadline:- this is the deadline to apply for scholarships for spring 2017 OR summer 2017 study.
The Gilman International Scholarship Program offers 1,700 scholarships of up to $5,000 to students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies world-wide. Such international study is intended to better prepare U.S. students to assume significant roles in an increasingly global economy and interdependent world. Programs must be at least 4 weeks in length.