The International Student Study Abroad Scholarship supports Ohio University’s international students seeking to enhance their education with an education abroad experience. Awards average $750 and will be applied to awardees’ OHIO bill to offset the cost of the education abroad program. This round of the award is for international students planning to study abroad during winter break 2012-13 or spring semester 2012-13 only. There will be a third round in March 2013 for international students planning to study abroad during summer and/or fall semester 2013.
-Ohio University undergraduate and graduate students who are neither US citizens nor permanent residents of the United States and are participating on an education abroad program sponsored by Ohio University of at least 2 weeks in duration are eligible to apply -Applicants must have a minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA and be able to demonstrate the importance of participation on the education abroad program to their program of study -Applicants must indicate the program to which they are applying, even if they have not yet completed the program application process. Awardees unable to participate on their education abroad programs will have their International Student Study Abroad Scholarship funding revoked -Students undertaking internships, independent studies, and research for thesis hours are not eligible to receive funding from this award. If you are unsure if your education abroad program fits the criteria for this award, please contact the Office of Education Abroad.