Who Can Apply: Only open to UMass Amherst Undergraduate Students receiving Federal Pell Grants. No exceptions.
- First generation college students
- Students going to non-traditional study abroad destinations (Africa, Asia, South America, Eastern Europe, Middle East)
- Students in fields of study that are under-represented in study abroad (e.g. STEM, Public Health, Computer Science, Nursing, Environmental Conservation or Science, Music, lesser studied languages such as Arabic, Chinese, Urdu, Japanese)
Submission: Part One of the application will be accessible from your online IPO account after your status has been changed by an Education Abroad Advisor to “pending” for a particular study abroad program within our online system. Part Two requires you to submit a paper copy of your *current* financial aid award AND the estimated expenses budget from your program.
Deadline: October 15, 2015
Amount: $500 to $2000
Learn More: IPO Education Abroad Scholarship