Scholarships for Study in Europe

ACTR/ACCELS Grants- Partial funding provided to support language training in Russian and other East European and Central Asian languages on study abroad programs sponsored by ACTR/ACCELS.

Association of American Study Abroad Programs UK- In 2012 AASAP/UK launched the Lord Acton Memorial Scholarship. The 1,000 British Pound annual scholarship provides a deserving study abroad student with financial support to pursue academic study in the United Kingdom. The scholarship is open to undergraduate students who are currently enrolled at a US college or university, and who will be studying abroad in the UK for at least one term/semester.

British Universities Transatlantic Exchange Association North American Scholarships- BUTEX offers eight scholarships to North American students studying at a university in the United Kingdom. The value of each scholarship is £500 and will be paid to the winners once they have arrived and registered at their host university.

BUTEX North American Scholarships- Each year BUTEX awards sixteen scholarships to students studying abroad for either a semester or for a whole academic year. Eight scholarships are available to North American students studying in the UK. The value of each scholarship is £500 and will be paid to the winners once they have arrived and registered at their host university. Applications will be accepted starting in January and the deadline for all applications is in May.

German Academic Exchange Service Scholarships- DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst) North America offers nine different types of scholarships for students studying in Germany. They range from awards for 4-10 months of study, full academic years, seniors, and to students interested in German Studies and the German Parliament.

GoEuro Scholarship- To make travel easier for students studying abroad, GoEuro is offering 10 individual scholarships of €2,000 each to students participating in a study abroad program in Europe. To enter, simply complete a 10 minute questionnaire.  Students may also apply for an Instagram competition, in which two inspiring videos or images will win €500.

Hispanic Study Abroad Scholars- HACU: The Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities has partnered with Global Learning Semesters to increase the number of Hispanic students engaged in study abroad. The Hispanic Study Abroad Scholars scholarship is one of the main components of our partnership. The scholarships will improve the affordability of study abroad for HACU students with the HSAS scholarships, some Global Learning Semesters programs are among the best-priced comprehensive study abroad programs in Europe.

IAU College, Aix-En-Provence Scholarships- IAU College offers several work-study and scholarship opportunities, including a Pell Grant Match for USD semester participants.  Students who receive a federal Pell Grant as part of their USD financial aid package will have their semester award matched by IAU. For example, if a student's annual Pell Grant Award is $6,000 (aka $3,000 award per semester), IAU will apply a $3,000 reduction towards the student's housing expense. Additional merit, need-based, and diversity scholarship opportunities can be found on their website.  Students must be partaking in the Aix-en-Provence semester program through USD to be eligible for any IAU scholarship.

King’s College London Study Abroad Excellence Awards- Each semester five King’s Study Abroad Excellence Awards will be available to our most distinguished Study Abroad students in the arts, humanities and social sciences. Awards are worth up to £3,500 and made to candidates of outstanding quality, who can best demonstrate how their time at King’s builds on their academic record, and how it will help fulfill their personal and academic ambitions.

King Olav V Norwegian-American Heritage Fund Scholarship- The Sons of Norway Foundation is sponsoring scholarships to Americans college students, 18 years or older, with a plan of studies to focus on exploring his/her interest in Norwegian heritage or in modern Norway at an institution of higher learning.

Malmberg Scholarship for Study in Sweden- The Malmberg Scholarship for Study in Sweden will grant significant funding (up to $10,000) for up to one year of study or research in Sweden to a U.S. resident who is a student enrolled in a degree-granting program at an accredited college or university in the U.S. whose current study can be supplemented by time in Sweden.

Rhodes Scholarships for Oxford University- Welcome to the website of the American Rhodes Scholarships. The Rhodes Scholarships are the oldest and most celebrated international fellowship awards in the world. Each year 32 young Americans are selected as Rhodes Scholars, through a decentralized process representing the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Applicants from more than 300 American colleges and universities have been selected as Rhodes Scholars.

Royal Holloway, University of London Scholarship- Royal Holloway offers an exceptional range of grants and scholarships to financially assist undergraduate students commencing their studies in 2012. Awards will vary depending on a student’s current residential and fee status.

St. Clare’s Oxford Study Abroad Scholarship- This need-based scholarship is available to USD students studying abroad at St. Clare’s, Oxford University. All St. Clare's semester applicants are reviewed for eligibility by the International Center (in collaboration with the Office of Financial Aid). Please contact Kanani Meheula for more information.

USD Sulzmann Summer Language Scholarship - This is a merit-based scholarship worth $500. Applicants must be attending a summer language course abroad offered by the International Center. There is a brief application and letter of recommendation requirement. Application Deadline: March, the same date as the summer program application deadline.

USD French Endowed Scholarship - This scholarship was established by Professor Jeanne Rigsby and provides an annual scholarship to a French major who takes part in the programs at Avignon, Toulon, or Aiz-en-Provence. For more information on applying, please contact Professor Michele Magnin or the USD French Department.

University of Sheffield in America Study Abroad Scholarships- The University of Sheffield in England offers a scholarship of a £1,000 for one student coming for a full year of study, four scholarships of £500 each for students coming for the fall semester and four scholarships of £500 each for students coming for the spring semester. Any American national accepting a place at the University of Sheffield is eligible to apply.