International Study Abroad Scholarship Application 2017-18

To encourage USD law students to engage in international study, USD School of Law offers scholarships for students pursuing coursework, research or internships abroad. The International Study Abroad Scholarship is available for USD law students only.

Students may submit this funding request for any international activity likely to enhance the student's legal education.

These may include internships with:

  • governmental, private or non-profit employers in foreign countries,
  • USD-sponsored summer and semester study abroad programs,
  • research projects in foreign countries under the direction of a USD or
  • foreign faculty member or other supervised study abroad experience

All scholarship applications are reviewed by a committee and approval is based on financial need, academic merit and potential and the value of the international experience to the student.

If you are a USD law student who is interested in submitting an application to be considered for a USD International Study Abroad Scholarship, please complete the web form below. Please attach your résumé, a one paragraph summary of the proposed international experience and a brief essay (no more than 3 pages) describing the international experience you have selected, how this international experience will enhance your legal education and why, in order to pursue this opportunity, you require financial assistance.

Applications are reviewed once each program's application deadline has been reached.

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International Study Abroad Scholarship Application