Applicants must be a US citizen, be an undergraduate student in good standing at a US institution of higher education ( 2 or 4-year), currently receiving a Federal Pell Grant at the time of application, be applying or accepted into a semester or academic year long study abroad program eligible for credit by the applicant’s home institution that is not in a country currently under a Travel Warning (or in Cuba) by the U.S. Department of State.


Awards of up to $5000 are available for qualifying Study Abroad programs.

How to apply:

All information and application materials are detailed and contained online at


The deadline to submit an application for Summer 2017 and Summer 2017 (early) 16-17 awards is October 4, 2016.

Gilman International Scholarship Program
Institute of International Education
520 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 740
Houston, TX 77027-9407