The opportunities to receive aid to study away are all around. It is up to you to take the initiative to find them and apply. Several options that may apply to your situation are offered below. Remember, apply early and follow all the requirements stated on the application. For more information on scholarship opportunities, set up an appointment with International Programs at We’ll be happy to help.

Note: Study abroad applications MUST be submitted to the International Programs office at WSU for students who apply for any scholarship that needs WSU's verification. Until you do so, this office cannot verify your scholarship application.

Below is a list of possible scholarships and grants for study abroad students. There are many more so it is recommended to search the online for further possibilities. WSU financial aid usually increases for study abroad students so schedule an appointment with the financial aid office for further options.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

More than 50% of WSU students who apply for a Gilman Scholarship are successful!! Take advantage of this great opportunity, which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

For more information, visit the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship site

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