Kate and Cliff Strandberg Study Abroad in Europe Scholarship

This award is for SPRING SEMESTER 2020 programs ONLY

To apply for this award, you will need the ID number from your EIU study abroad application.

The following criteria must be met:
1. The recipient(s) must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate domestic student, accepted to EIU and in good academic standing, with preference given to School of Technology majors.
2. The recipient(s) must be planning to study abroad in any European country with attendant approval tendered to the Study Abroad Office prior to the awarding of the scholarship; all study credits must be applicable to the student’s degree program.
3. The recipient(s) must have an overall 2.75 GPA, approval of the departmental academic advisor, and meet other criteria established by the Study Abroad Office.
4. The recipient(s) may, upon returning to the United States of America, be asked to speak to the International Forum program regarding the Study Abroad Program.
5. The recipient(s) may be eligible to apply for, and receive, the award again provided he/she continues to meet criteria.
6. The recipient must be planning to study abroad spring semester 2020
7. Recipient must submit an essay on why they deserve the scholarship discussing their professional and career goals and ambitions, upload a current resume, and provide 2 letters of recommendation

Study Abroad, University - General
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you applied for a study abroad program through the Office of Study Abroad?
  2. Enter the 6-digit application ID number from your online study abroad program application. Do not enter your E#.
  3. Do you have plans to enroll in a European university?
  4. Please upload a current resume with career objectives, professional experiences, and leadership roles.
  5. Please submit an essay on why you deserve the scholarship, discussing your professional career goals and ambitions.
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