The following are the most attainable and generous study abroad scholarships. Many of our partner organizations offer matching grants to students who qualify for some of the national scholarships below. If you have any questions, would like assistance with applications, or would like to access a longer list of scholarship opportunities, contact Margaretkowalsky@kings.edu.

  • King’s College scholarships – applications available in the KC Office of Study Abroad. Applications are due in person at the KC Office of Study Abroad by early November 2020 for travel in spring 2021, summer 2021, or fall 2021.
    • Marjorie Neusch Massey Scholarship –Open to all with preference for students travelling to non-English speaking countries who have not had prior opportunities to travel outside the United States. Applicants must demonstrate need.
    • James LeBaron Boyle Scholarship – Open to all with preference given to humanities majors, primarily English majors. Applicants must demonstrate need.
    • Study Abroad Access Grant -- Open to all with preference for students who demonstrate need and who have not had an opportunity to travel outside the United States.
    • Social Justice Grant for Study Abroad – Open to all with a preference given to study in Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, and Latin America. Applicant must demonstrate an interest in utilizing study abroad to grow his/her social justice commitment.
    • Kelci Ever After Scholarship for Study Abroad – Open to all students. Applicant should display a positive spirit and good citizenship. Applicants must demonstrate need.
  • The Fund for Education Abroad – applications due online in the period November, 2020-approximately January 10, 2021 for travel summer 2021, fall 2021, spring 2022. Spring 2021 applications are due early September 2020. FEA offers MANY scholarships – e.g., one just for college athletes. FEA prefers groups under-represented in study abroad (minority, first generation, athletes, LGBTQ, etc.), financial need, and studying in a non-English speaking setting. But you need not have all of these characteristics to apply. Four weeks minimum travel length.
  • The Gilman Scholarship – applications due online early October 2020 for travel in spring 2021 and early March 2021 for travel in summer 2021. Must be eligible for Pell Grant to apply. Prefers financial need, unusual destinations, and under-represented students.
  • The Irish American Scholars Award – applications due February 1, 2021 for fall 2021 and spring 2022. Full tuition scholarship for study in Northern Ireland. 3.2 GPA required. Up to three King’s students receive this award per year!
  • Fulbright UK Summer Institutesapplications are due early February 2021 for summer travel.
  • List of US study abroad scholarship sources can be found here on NAFSA: Association of International Educator’s website. Also, we encourage you to explore the scholarships offered by host organizations such as API, CAPA, and CIEE; many of our partners offer scholarships to students studying abroad in their summer or semester programs!