Enter to Win a $500 Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship
Welcome to the Go Overseas Study or Intern Abroad Scholarship application! Any student currently enrolled in an American institution who wants to study or intern abroad in 2017 can apply to the scholarship. Here's how:
- Fill out the application
- Submit a creative photo and essay
- Follow @GoOverseas on Instagram
- Post your photo and tag @GoOverseas to increase your chances of winning
Winners will be selected based on their creativity, enthusiasm, and social media posts. One winner will receive a Go Overseas swag bag and $500 to participate in whichever study or intern abroad program they choose. (Need help picking one? Browse our list of study abroad programs). The next round will open Monday, January 30th, 2017.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship open to students applying to any study/intern abroad program or are they specifically for Go Overseas sponsored study/intern abroad programs?
A: Students applying to any study/intern abroad program are eligible. Go Overseas does not officially endorse any specific study/intern abroad programs. Go Overseas does reserve the right to determine the legitimacy of the program.
Q: What is the application deadline for the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship?
A: The deadline for scholarship applications may change from semester to semester. The current scholarship deadline is Friday, December 2nd, 2016 @ 11:59 pm PST.
Q: How much is the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship worth? How many are awarded?
A: One $500 scholarship will be awarded.
Q: Can graduate students apply for the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship?
A: Yes. Any student studying/interning abroad is eligible to apply for the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship.
Q: I'm an international student studying/interning in the United States. Can I apply for the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship?
A: You are eligible to apply if you will be enrolled full-time in a US institution during your program.
Q: How are the funds awarded to recipients?
A: Standard policy is to send funds directly to the study/intern abroad program the recipient is enrolled in. However, we recognize this may not be possible under some circumstances. We do need to ensure the funds are used for the stated purposes.
Q: Can I apply for both scholarships (Study & Intern + Volunteer) if I'm doing more than one type of program?
A: No. Applicants can apply to only one scholarship. The volunteer scholarship application can be found here.
Q: Do applicants need to have already been accepted to a program before applying for the scholarship?
A: No. They may still apply regardless.
Q: I'm a non-traditional student. Can I apply for the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship?
A: Yes, most certainly. Go Overseas judges the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship applications on the quality of their content.
Q: Do students with particular majors have an advantage in applying for the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship?
A: Students focusing in all majors are considered equally for the Go Overseas Study & Intern Abroad Scholarship. Applications are judged based on the quality of their content.