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College of Engineering/SEC Global Engineering Access Scholarship

DEADLINE: MARCH 1, 2024 

This scholarship is designed to defray students’ costs for international learning experiences, for example related to study abroad during Spring 2024, Spring Embedded 2024, Summer 2024 or Fall 2024 (where program fees are charged in Spring/Summer 2024). Eligible costs may also include (but are not limited to) program fees associated with faculty-led programs, third-party provider costs, costs of flights, or other travel expenses associated with a study/research/service abroad experience. The committee considers not only financial need (both FAFSA-demonstrated and need that might be missed by the FAFSA), but also the quality of motivation and the educational fit of the proposed activity as well as the overall diversity across applications of participation in global experiences.

Eligibility Requirements:
1) Full-time undergraduate student majoring within the College of Engineering
2) Student enrolled or will be enrolled in abroad programs in Spring 2024, Spring Embedded 2024, Summer 2024 or Fall 2024 (where fees are charged in Spring/Summer 2024).
3) Overall GPA of 2.75 or above.
4) International program takes place during Spring 2024, Spring Embedded 2024, Summer 2024 or program fees are charged in Spring/Summer 2024 for a Fall 2024 program.

First-Time Traveler Award (For Engineering Students)

Engineering students applying for a passport and traveling internationally for the first time can apply for this scholarship.  The scholarship of up to $160 covers passport applications and processing fees.  Awards will be made to eligible applicants on a first-come, first-served basis while our funds allow.

The First-Time Traveler award will be open until March 31.

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