University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Study Abroad Diversity Scholarship

The Study Abroad Office is now accepting Diversity Scholarship applications from students who are pursuing study abroad opportunities in Summer/Fall 2014.

  • Scholarships of up to $5,000 will be awarded to students participating in semester and academic-year programs abroad.
  • Scholarships of up to $5,000 will be awarded to students participating in summer and UWinteriM programs abroad.

Students from any of the following groups are eligible to apply:

  • first generation college students;
  • students with diverse ethnic backgrounds (including but not limited to American Indian or Alaskan Native, African American or Black, Hispanic or Latino/a, Asian, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander); and/or
  • students with disabilities.

Completed application materials (accessible at , click on "applications") must be submitted to the Study Abroad Office in Pearse 166 by 4:30 p.m. on March 15, 2014. This application link also includes information on eligibility requirements, required application materials (application form, essay, letter of recommendation, and unofficial transcript), and selection criteria. For questions, please contact Ramona Washington at the Center for International Education (CIE).

Students are also encouraged to go to the CIE Grants & Scholarships Website for other funding opportunities.

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