Talented Student Award - Study Abroad

This award is for SUMMER 2020 exchange programs ONLY

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

The office of study abroad has an exchange agreement with several different institutions overseas. As a result, we are able to offer discounted tuition to qualified students who plan to study abroad for a semester at one of these schools listed below. This award covers up to 12 credit hours of EIU tuition.

1. Applicants must have at least a cumulative 2.5 GPA.
2.This award is reserved for students that exhibit financial need (as reported on their FAFSA), and have distinguished themselves as high-achieving students.
3. Student must submit current resume with career objectives, professional experience, and leadership roles.
4. Student must submit an essay on why they deserve the scholarship discussing their professional career goals and ambitions, as well as provide 2 letters of recommendation (letters of recommendation must be received by the application deadline)
5. Student must be planning on studying abroad summer 2020

Exchange programs include:
Ajou University, South Korea
Central Queensland University, Australia
Eastern Mediterranean University, Northern Cyprus
Kansai Gaidai University, Japan
University of South Wales, Wales
Linnaeus University, Sweden
Universität Lüneburg, Germany
Sogang University, South Korea
University of Winchester, UK
Universität Würzburg, Germany

Award
Varies
Department
Study Abroad, University - General
Deadline
02/07/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. Enter the application ID number from your EIU study abroad application.
  2. Please enter the full name of the study abroad program that you have applied for.
  3. Are you planning on a semester abroad with one of the pre-approved study abroad exchange partners?
  4. Please upload a current resume with career objectives, professional experiences, and leadership roles.
  5. Two letters of recommendation are required. Please provide the name and email address of who you have asked to provide this information. They will receive an email request to submit their letter on your behalf.
    • Please provide the name and email address of the 1st person who is willing to provide a letter of recommendation.
    • Please provide the name and email address of the 2nd person who is willing to provide a letter of recommendation.
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