Monday, June 19, 2017

Gilman Scholarship for Spring 2018 Study Abroad - Pell Grant Recipients

Are you thinking about studying abroad in spring 2018?  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. In the last year and a half 62 University of Maryland students - nearly 50% of our applicants – have won Gilman Scholarships!

Write to us now at and we’ll give you access to our ELMS online support site for Gilman applicants, and let you know about info sessions and our upcoming Gilman Panel with returned UMD Gilman Scholars.

Learning about the Gilman Scholarship over the summer will help you submit a strong application by the October 3 deadline!

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: October 3, 2017