UW Oshkosh

Scholarships, Grants and External Loans

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Local & Partner Awards

Arthur Chapple Scholarship (History or International Studies students)

Golden Key International Honour Society (available to members only)

Hochshule Fulda (Germany) Fall Semester - Business (undergraduate or graduate)

Hochschule Fulda (Germany) Fall Semester - Social Work-related study

Intl Business Development Consortium of N.E. Wisconsin Scholarship (not available in 2013; may be available again in 2014)

Jim Grunloh Economics Study Abroad Scholarship

John & Pat Kerrigan Scholarship Fund apply toward a semester-long UWO program abroad (contact the Foundation Office for details 424-2178).

MAP Works Scholarship for freshman and sophomore students

Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships
Wisconsin districts: 5580, 5960, 6220, 6250, 6270 (includes Oshkosh and UW Oshkosh students). To find additional districts, use the "drill down" function.

    District 6220
    District 6220 US Map

    Because the southern District boundary in the Appleton area is the Outagamie and Winnebago/Calumet County line, Appleton residents who live in Outagamie County are eligible for this District. For more information related to District 6220, contact Rich Redman, Ambassadorial Scholarship Chair, Appleton Downtown Rotary Club: 920-735-9541 (h) or via e-mail: rredman_gw@gwicc.org

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Student Affairs Scholarships. While these scholarships aren't specifically for study abroad, some scholarship award committees MAY allow you to use a scholarship toward study abroad - ask!

University of Wisconsin System Grants for Study Abroad

Searchable Databases



GoAbroad Scholarship Directory

IIE Study Abroad Funding

International Education Financial Aid

International Scholarships

U.S. Dept of State programs sponsored by Bureau of Educational & Cultural Affairs


Academic Programs International (API)

American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA)

Boren Awards for International Study

Child Family Health International (CFHI)

Christianson Grant for VOLUNTEER or WORK abroad only; study abroad is never covered

Critical Language Scholarship Program

Cultural Experiences Abroad (CEA) for study through CEA


Fund for Education Abroad (up to $10,000 and allows for short-term study!)

Gilman International Scholarship Program (for students receiving Pell Grants)

Global Studies Foundation

Harry S. Truman Scholarship

IES for study through IES

IIE (Institute of International Education)

International Partnership for Service-Learning (IPS) for study through IPS

Mobility International USA (MIUSA) for young adults exploring disability rights

NAFSA’s Cooperative Grants Program funds cultural programming on your campus

National Federation of the Blind

National Security Education Program awards for areas critical to U.S. national security

Phi Kappa Phi

POINT FOUNDATION: The National LGBT Scholarship Fund

Study Abroad Scholarships for Students of Color

World Endeavors

Wright-Plaisance Fellowships for Study Abroad for U.S. citizens holding a bachelor's degree who are interested in pursuing a diplomatic career and are proficient in French and one other European language. 216-368-4413

The Americas

Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS--University of Pittsburgh)

LIVfund Learn, Intern & Volunteer in Latin America

Organization of American States Fellowships

United States (CIEE Ping Foundation Fellowships in Support of Study Abroad Doctoral Research)


Blakemore Asian Language Fellowships


Foundation for Asia Pacific Education

Indonesia: to learn Indonesian Arts and Culture in Indonesia

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Universities PdD Fellowships offered at 8 institutions


Australia & New Zealand

AustraLearn (for study through AustraLearn)

Australian Department of Education, Science and Training

Australian Education Office


Erasmus Mundus: full scholarships to over 100 European Masters programs

Czech Republic: Jewish Studies in Prague through CET and Naropa University's Engaged Writer in Prague Scholarships

Finaland: CIMO (click on "Studying" and then on "Scholarships."

Germany: *DAAD* (German Academic Exchange Service); Freie Universität Berlin (FUBiS)to attend their Intl Summer University; Robert Bosch Foundation Fellowship Program; UAS7 Study & Internship Program includes substantial scholarship and paid internship

Great Britain: British Council

IREX: Individual Advanced Research Opportunities (IARO)  (master's level)

Poland: Kosciuszko Foundation

Spain: Language and Culture Assistant Program and Spanish Association of the Midwest

Underrepresented Groups

DiversityAbroad search for international scholarships

Fund for Education Abroad

PLATO resources to support underrepresented students

Financial Aid & Loan Information

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Financial Aid for Study Abroad

International Education Finance Corporation (loan programs)

National Association of Financial Aid Administrators

Studyabroad.com Sources and Tips on Obtaining Financial Aid 

This page was last updated on: July 18, 2013