Study abroad scholarships

We encourage you to apply for any scholarship for which you are eligible. Eligibility, application process, deadlines and amounts awarded vary by scholarship.

Mizzou Abroad scholarships

Apply for these scholarships in myStudyAbroad. Deadlines are based on the term you plan to study abroad and scholarship award decisions will be made prior to program application deadlines.

Scholarship application deadlines:

  • Winter break 2024/25, calendar year, spring and spring break 2025 programs: Sept. 1, 2024
  • Summer and fall 2025, academic year 2025/26: Dec. 15, 2024
ScholarshipEligibility requirementsAmount awardedEligible terms
Bond International Scholars AwardUndergraduate or graduate students; minimum 3.0 GPA; demonstrated academic merit or financial need$2,500–$5,000All
Tigers Abroad Scholarships (need, merit)Varies, see application in myStudyAbroad$2,000All
Smith Family ScholarshipDemonstrated financial need$1,000All
Jorgenson Scholars Abroad FundStudy in Manchester, U.K.; demonstrated financial need$500–$3,000Fall, spring, academic year, calendar year
Geoffrey Heyday Memorial ScholarshipStudy in London, U.K.; leadership on- and off-campus; demonstrated financial need$500–$2,000Fall, spring, academic year, calendar year
Charles R. Franz International Center ScholarshipUndergraduate student; demonstrated financial need$900–$1,000All
Alumni Gift ScholarshipVaries by donor$250–$500All

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MU divisional scholarships

The following divisions offer study abroad scholarships for MU students.

External sources

ScholarshipEligibility requirementsAmount awardedEligible termsDeadline
Benjamin A. Gilman International ScholarshipU.S. citizen; undergraduate student; receiving federal Pell GrantUp to $8,000AllMultiple deadlines
BUTEX ScholarshipUndergraduate student; studying in the U.K.500 poundsFall, spring, academic yearJune 15
CEA CAPA scholarships and grantsParticipating in a CEA CAPA program; other requirements varyUp to $5,000AllMultiple deadlines
CIS Study Abroad scholarshipsParticipating in a CIS program; other requirements varyUp to $500AllMultiple deadlines
DAAD: University Summer Course GrantUndergraduate or graduate student; attend a 3–4 week summer German university program1,134 euroSummerDec. 1
Diversity Abroad Overseas Ambassador ScholarshipUndergraduate student; meet diversity criteria$500Fall, springFall: June 1; Spring: Nov. 1
DIS Study Abroad scholarshipsParticipating in a DIS program; other requirements varyUp to $10,000AllMultiple deadlines
Education New Zealand: Generation Study Abroad Excellence and Travel AwardsStudy in New Zealand; U.S. citizen/permanent resident; minimum 3.0 GPAUp to $2,000Fall, springMultiple deadlines
Freeman-ASIAStudy in east or southeast Asia; U.S. citizen/permanent resident; undergraduate student; minimum 2.8 GPA; demonstrated financial needUp to $7,000AllMultiple deadlines
Fund for Education Abroad ScholarshipU.S. citizen; undergraduate student; 28+ day programUp to $5,000/semesterFall, spring, academic year, summerMultiple deadlines
Gilman-McCain ScholarshipU.S. citizen; undergraduate student; dependent child of active-duty military; recipient of any Title IV federal financial aid; 3+ week program$5,000AllMultiple deadlines
Global Korea University Study Abroad ScholarshipExchange/visiting student at Korea University; 1+ years of study at Mizzou; fluent in English or KoreanVariesFall, spring, academic yearMultiple deadlines
Henry Mitchell ScholarshipStudy at the University of the Western Cape in South Africa$4,000Fall, springSept. 15
IES Abroad scholarshipsParticipating in an IES program; other requirements varyVariesAllMultiple deadlines
Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad ScholarshipUndergraduate student attending an institution with an active Phi Kappa Phi chapter; minimum 3.75 GPA$1,000AllMarch 15
Going Abroad ScholarshipU.S. citizen/permanent resident; enrolled full time$1,500Fall, spring, summerMultiple deadlines
Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad ScholarshipU.S. citizen/permanent resident or currently in the U.S. on student visa; undergraduate student; enrolled full time$1,000Fall, springMultiple deadlines
U.S.-Japan Bridging Foundation ScholarshipStudy in Japan; U.S. citizen; undergraduate student; spend 3+ months abroadUp to $4,000Fall, spring, academic yearMultiple deadlines
Walter Jensen Student Scholarship for Study AbroadU.S./permanent resident; non-native French speaker; future French teacher$4,719Fall, spring, academic yearMarch 15
Will Conrad Scholarship for Fashion Design and Fashion MerchandisingJunior enrolled in a fashion marketing or merchandising program at an International Textile and Apparel Association member university (MU is a member)Free tuition and Regent’s-coordinated housing for a regular 12-week academic termFall