Study Abroad Scholarship

This scholarship supports Bachelor degree-seeking, full-time students going on a study abroad experience in the Spring 2020 semester. Students must have demonstrated financial need, a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75, and preference will be given to first-generation students. Students also must be accepted into a UWM approved study abroad experience through UWM’s Center for International Education (CIE) or in the process of applying for a study abroad experience through CIE.

For optimal consideration, students should fill out these parts of the general scholarship application:

  • Co-curricular Activities
  • Community Service and Volunteer Work
  • Work Experience
  • Academic and Career Goals

You may edit your general application at any time prior to the deadline for the Study Abroad Scholarship.

Donors
Raman J. Ghei
The late Dr. Goodwin Berquist
Award
$2,500
School/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
Center for International Education, College of Letters & Sciences
Deadline
12/05/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you been accepted into a study abroad program or international internship placement?
  2. If you answered "no" to the question above, please explain where you are in the process of getting approved for a student abroad program or an international internship.
  3. Provide a short description of the study abroad program or international internship you will be participating in, including the time period you will be abroad.
  4. Describe how a study abroad experience will help you meet your educational and professional goals.
  5. Please upload a copy of your transcript.