CEHD Study Abroad Scholarships

The College of Education and Human Development offers a number of CEHD Study/Internship Abroad Scholarship up to $1,000 toward the cost of a study abroad experience (either long-term or short-term).

Scholarship eligibility criteria

  • All students in the College of Education and Human Development are eligible to apply for the CEHD Study Abroad Scholarship.
  • The recipient must be working toward a degree and demonstrate financial needs.
  • The recipient must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.5 at WMU for undergraduate students and 3.0 for graduate students.
  • The recipient must be a student who is enrolled in a current CEHD program.
  • Preference shall be given to a student who is committed to enrolling in either a CEHD faculty-led study abroad program or an internship abroad program set up by the CEHD faculty.
  • The recipient must plan to spend at least one semester in residence as a student at WMU following completion of the study/internship abroad program.
Your nine-digit WMU Identification Number.
(if applicable)
(please select your date of travel)
(list other financial aid and/or scholarships you have received)
Attachments
(unofficial transcript is acceptable)
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png txt rtf pdf doc docx odt ppt pptx odp xls xlsx ods xml.
Attach a document with your itemized budget for the study/internship abroad experience including tuition and fees, transportation costs, meals, lodging, etc.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf pdf doc docx odt ppt pptx odp xls xlsx ods xml.
Attach a letter of acceptance from the proposed study/internship abroad program and/or a letter of recommendation from your faculty advisor.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
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Attach a 1-2 page essay describing (1) why you want to study abroad; (2) what you plan to do while abroad (i.e. what courses, research projects or activities you have planned); (3) how this experience will impact/enrich you (a) educationally/professionally, (b) personally and (c) culturally; and (4) how you will share the information that you gained from your study abroad experience with the WMU community.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: txt rtf pdf doc docx odt ppt pptx odp xls xlsx ods xml.
By submitting this form I certify the above and attached to be true as well as certifying my commitment to share my study abroad experience with the WMU community. I authorize the release of the above and attached to the College of Education and Human Development Scholarship Committee members and scholarship donors.