IAP Graduate and Professional Student Study Abroad Scholarship

This scholarship is available to degree-seeking UW-Madison Graduate and Professional students studying abroad on an UW Study Abroad program, for Spring 2020, Calendar Year 2020, Spring Break 2020, or Winter Intersession 2019-20. All CALS, Engineering, IAP, and WSB students are eligible!

Eligibility Criteria
In order to be considered for this scholarship for this application round, an applicant must:
  1. Be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to a UW Study Abroad program for Spring 2020, Calendar Year 2020, Spring Break 2020, or Winter Intersession 2019-20.
  2. Be a full-time, degree-seeking Graduate or Professional student at UW-Madison
  3. Submit the completed scholarship application materials online by September 23, 2019.
Students must be in good standing with preference being given to students who demonstrate financial need.

How to Apply
Application is open SOON! The deadline is September 23, 2019. If your study abroad program application isn’t required to be complete until after this date, you must still submit your scholarship application by this date to be considered. However, you must already be in the process of applying to your program by September 23, 2019 in order to be eligible for this scholarship. Incomplete scholarship applications or applications submitted to the office will not be considered. To apply, please log into Wisconsin Scholarship Hub (WiSH) through your student center or by logging in directly using the ‘My Applications’ button at the top of this page.

Selection Criteria
Essay required. Academic merit and financial need are additional considerations for awarding. UW Study Abroad takes into consideration other awards a student may have been offered.

Award Information
$1,500 per scholarship pending annual funding renewal.

Conditions of Award
Completion of the study abroad program is a requirement of the scholarship.

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Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit an essay of up to 750 words covering the following:

    1.) How will your study abroad program enhance your degree program and support your career goals?

    2.) Please explain any financial need, and how obtaining this scholarship would assist in your planned study abroad program.