Gilman International Scholarship
The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship* is a grant that is offered by the U.S. Department of State to support undergraduate students to study and intern abroad. If you’re getting a Pell grant at ASU and are studying or interning abroad on a credit-bearing experience, you can apply!
*Please review our Refund Policy for students who apply for but do not receive a Boren or Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship.
- Be a citizen of the United States;
- Be an undergraduate student in good standing at an accredited institution of higher education in the United States (including both two-year and four-year institutions);
- Be receiving a Federal Pell Grant or provide proof that he/she will be receiving a Pell Grant during the term of his/her Global Education program or internship;
- Be in the process of applying to, or accepted for, a Global Education or internship program that is eligible for credit from the student’s home institution. Proof of program acceptance is required prior to award disbursement;
- Be proposing to study in a country not currently under a Travel Warning issued by the United States Department of State or otherwise determined ineligible for program participation.
Spring 2022 Sessions: Gilman International Scholarship
General Information Sessions (via Zoom)
Learn more about the Gilman International Scholarship, eligibility requirements, application process, and general award timelines as well as how to get started with planning a study abroad experience.
- Wednesday, January 20 - 12:00 p.m. Register in advance
- Tuesday, January 25 - 9:30 a.m. Register in advance
- Wednesday, February 9 - 6:00 p.m. Register in advance
Writing Workshops (via Zoom)
Working on your application? Learn how to make your essays for the Gilman scholarship as competitive as possible! We’ll cover what to highlight in your scholarship essay, brainstorm characteristics that make you most qualified, share examples of good past applicant essays, and offer tips for honing your competitive edge.