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Scholarships for Study Abroad

There are many different scholarships available for participating in an Education Abroad program.

Global Affairs Scholarship Program

The Global Affairs Scholarship Program manages all awards administered through the WVU Office of Global Affairs. Awards are available for students participating in the WVU Exchange Program along with specific faculty-led programs such as the Semester in Strasbourg and the San Gemini Preservation Studies Program. To apply, please click here.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

The Gilman scholarship is designed to provide study abroad experiences for persons with limited financial means. All students  who receive a Federal Pell Grant and are studying in one country for at least four consecutive weeks are eligible to apply. Education Abroad and ASPIRE work closely with students applying for Gilman scholarships. For assistant applying, please contact the ASPIRE office at (304) 293-6353 or

Eberly Academic Enrichment Program

Available to those majoring in  Eberly College of Arts & Sciences programs, the  Eberly Academic Enrichment Program offers funds to eligible students that can be used towards their study abroad experience.

Other Opportunities:

For other scholarship opportunities, please contact the  ASPIRE Office at West Virginia University or the Education Abroad for more information on: