Study Abroad Scholarship


To apply for this scholarship in the College of Education and Human Development at Western Michigan University, prepare an application package with the following information:

  • A current WMU transcript (required; an unofficial transcript is acceptable)
  • Itemized budget for the study/internship abroad experience (including tuition and fees, transportation costs, meals, lodging, etc.)
  • Letter of acceptance from the proposed study/internship abroad program and/or a letter of recommendation from your faculty advisor
  • A 1-2 page essay describing:
    1. What you plan to do while abroad (e.g., where you will study, with what group or program you will be affiliated, what courses or research project you have planned);
    2. What you hope to learn while abroad; and
    3. How your study abroad program will contribute to your educational and professional development.
  • List other financial aid/scholarships you have received

Submit this application to: 2301 Sangren Hall, Office of the Dean, College of Education and Human Development.

The International Faculty Advisory Committee will review all the applications and select the recipients.

Application Form

Application deadline

  • For spring programs: November 15
  • For summer programs: March 15
  • For fall programs: April 15