International Center awards more than $35,000 in study abroad scholarships for winter break and spring 2020

Dec. 13, 2019


The International Center is pleased to award $35,255 in study abroad scholarships to 84 MU students studying abroad during winter break 2019/20, spring 2020 or spring break 2020. Students have the opportunity to apply for these scholarships as part of the study abroad application process.

Congratulations to all the recipients!

International Center Scholarship

Provides need-, merit- and diversity-based awards to students participating in MU-approved study abroad programs throughout the world.

  • Kadie Clark
  • Cheyann Ellis
  • Kylie Gannan
  • Tiana Henderson
  • Sophia Henry
  • Ravyn Jackson
  • Maxwell Loduca
  • Kayla O’Donnell
  • Halle Oliver
  • Kelly Paldino
  • Tessi Rickabaugh
  • Emily Schonemann
  • Claire Shipp

Bond International Scholars Award

Provides awards to students with demonstrated academic merit or financial need participating on MU-approved study abroad programs throughout the world.

  • John Lane-Watson
  • Grace Miller

Smith Family Scholarship

Provides awards to students participating on MU-approved study abroad programs throughout the world. Preference will be given to students with demonstrated financial need, and 40 percent of annual scholarship awards will be given to students enrolled in the MU Trulaske College of Business.

  • Megan Andela
  • Shelby Dorman
  • Margaret Lyon
  • Jake Spaniol
  • Christina Thompson

Geoffrey Heyday Memorial Scholarship for London Study

Provides awards for MU students who have distinguished themselves both academically and in terms of demonstrating leadership on and off the MU campus, and who have demonstrated financial need.

  • San Steinmeyer

Jorgenson Scholars Abroad Fund

Provides travel awards for MU students with financial need participating on the long-standing student exchange between the University of Manchester and MU for a semester or academic year.

  • Ethan Anderson
  • Julien Blower

Operation Passport Scholarship

Provides awards equal to the cost of a passport for study abroad on eligible MU programs to students who obtained a U.S. passport as freshmen. Additional Operation Passport Scholarships were awarded by participating divisional study abroad offices, including the College of Business, College of Education and College of Engineering.

  • 44 International Center recipients
  • 11 divisional office recipients

Affiliated program scholarships

Several MU students also received study abroad scholarships from our affiliated program providers. Together these recipients were awarded more than $5,600 for study abroad in spring 2020.

  • Julia Glasky
  • Sydney Jones
  • Madison Kim
  • Ariana Santilli
  • Rebecca Weiner
  • Connor Ziegler