UGA OIE General
This application is valid for several Education Abroad Scholarships offered by the UGA Office of International Education. You only need to complete the application once to be eligible for all of the OIE General Scholarships.
- 1. Apply to these scholarships by clicking the Apply Now button next to the Program Terms on the OIE General Scholarships Page on the Go Abroad Portal: Read More.
- 2. Complete the application in its entirety. Make sure that everything is checked off appropriately.
- 3. The deadlines for Spring Semester are in October; Summer Semester in October and February.
The OIE will select study abroad scholarship recipients for a variety of scholarships, including the OIE Education Abroad Fellowship, OIE-Alumni Fellowship, Barstow Scholarship for Biological Sciences, Michael F. Adams and Mary E. Adams Study Abroad Scholarship, Elizabeth Suzanne Schaefer Scholarship, Katherine John Murphy Scholarship, Diversity Scholarship and general OIE Study Abroad Scholarships which may be available.
For more information on each of the scholarships: Read More.
Eligibility: The UGA Office of International Education was recently awarded $200,000 from the Freeman Foundation to provide grants for professional experience in Southeast Asia. The primary objective of this grant is to fund internships (preferably related to their career goals), however a small subset of grants can be used to fund students applying to study abroad programs with an internship component. Currently enrolled UGA undergraduate or graduate students are eligible. Internships/Volunteer opportunities MUST last for a minimum of 4 weeks and MUST earn academic credit. There is no maximum limit on internship/volunteer duration. Internships/volunteer program MUST be conducted in Southeast Asia. You MUST be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
Amount: The award amount for this grant is up to $5000 per student.
Deadline: Rolling application deadline. Applications will be reviewed upon completion. Please apply at least one month in advance of your internship start date. Each student may only submit one application.
Preference is given to students traveling to Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Macao, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam, but scholarships may be considered for students interning in other countries within Asia, as well.
For full descriptions of each of the available funds, please select the links below:
- Woodlands Fund – https://oxford.uga.edu/scholarships#woodlands
- Judith D. Shaw Fund – https://oxford.uga.edu/scholarships#shaw
- John David Bradshaw Fund – https://oxford.uga.edu/scholarships#bradshaw
- Ploughman Fund – https://oxford.uga.edu/scholarships#ploughman
Scholarships are based on both need and merit.
You can apply for one or all of these scholarships at once by selecting the appropriate options within the Oxford Endowed Scholarships application.