A variety of merit- and need-based study abroad awards are available to help fund your study abroad.
Browse the following scholarship listings to find funding opportunities:
- Berkeley Study Abroad – awards exclusively for students participating on a Berkeley Study Abroad program.
- UC Berkeley – campus scholarships and grants that support international study and research.
- National Awards – nationally competitive awards for study and travel abroad.
- Funding Directories – databases and directories for international funding opportunities.
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program
The Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards to U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.
Boren Awards for International Study
Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to add an important international and language component to their educations. Boren Scholarships and Fellowships focus on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad.
Critical Language Scholarship
The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program provides fully-funded group-based intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences for seven to ten weeks for U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students. Languages offered include: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Turkish, and Urdu.