Scholarships & Grants

There are a number of resources beyond financial aid to help study abroad related costs.

  • Every year the College awards approximately 100 Summer International Travel Grants to support outstanding undergraduates for intensive language study or research abroad.
  • The College Center for Research and Fellowships website provides a database of various forms of funding specific to study abroad, such as the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, the Critical Languages Scholarships, the Boren Scholarship, and many more.
  • The Benjamin Franklin Travel Grant is open to sophomore, junior, and senior students who are enrolled in a double major including one major in French and one major in another discipline. Consideration will also be given to students enrolled in a minor/certificate in French and majoring in another subject.

Questions?

Regarding Study Abroad Funding: please contact Dana Currier at dcurrier@uchicago.edu.

Regarding National Scholarships and Fellowships (e.g. Gilman, Boren, Fulbright): please contact Nichole Fazio at nfazio@uchicago.edu.

Regarding Summer Internship Funding: please contact Chiara Montanari at chiaram@uchicago.edu.

Other resources for study abroad funding: