Scholarships


The Sharif Rahman Memorial Scholarship Program

FALL & SPRING SEMESTER STUDENTS

In memory of our late Chairman, Sharif Rahman, FIE established the Sharif Rahman Scholarship program in 2003.  FIE’s founder and an international educator of the highest integrity, Sharif’s vision and energy shaped the development of FIE and his work has enriched the field of education abroad.

The scholarships, worth $1,000, are open to all fall and spring students enrolled in FIE semester programs only.  Application is by competition. Students can choose from three application routes: a “Diversity and Inclusivity” route, an environmental initiative route and a charity initiative route. These various pathways provide students with the opportunity to engage in meaningful cultural immersion and social responsibility projects and activities. 

Further information can be found on the right hand side of this page. From August 15 you can apply for a scholarship when you apply/access your online application form.

SUMMER STUDENTS

Summer students must submit an application form, an essay on “The Importance of Study Abroad,” and a recommendation from a professor or academic advisor.

Further information can be found on the right hand side of this page. From August 15 you can apply for a scholarship when you apply/access your online application form.
London-Amman Summer Students
The scholarships, worth $1,000, are open to students enrolled in London-Amman Summer Study Abroad: Peace and Conflict Resolution in London and the Middle East.
London Summer Internship & Dublin Summer Students
The scholarships, worth $500, are open to students enrolled in the London Summer Internship Programs or Dublin Summer Program.

DEADLINES

Sharif Rahman Scholarship:
Fall Semester or Quarter participants: July 1st prior to fall arrival.
Spring Semester or Quarter participants: November 15th prior to spring arrival.
Sharif Rahman London-Amman Scholarship:
March 15th prior to summer arrival
Sharif Rahman London & Dublin Summer Scholarships:
March 15th prior to summer arrival

All scholarship applications should be submitted via .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

For further details, please contact:
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Foundation for International Education
114 Cromwell Road
London SW7 4ES

The London-Amman Summer Peace and Conflict Resolution Scholarship

FIE is honored to receive funding from an anonymous donor. FIE has designated the use of these funds to provide scholarships for students enrolled in the London-Amman Summer Study Abroad: Peace and Conflict Resolution in London and the Middle East. 

FIE will award a scholarship up to $2000 to the successful recipient. Awards will be based on a combination of academic merit and financial need.

Application is by competition. Students must submit an application form with covering letter, an essay, copy of their most recent transcript and a recommendation from a professor or academic advisor.  Further information can be found on the right hand side of this page. From August 15 you can apply for a scholarship when you apply/access your online application form.

Deadline

March 15th prior to summer arrival

All scholarship applications should be submitted via .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

For further details, please contact:

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Foundation for International Education
114 Cromwell Road
London SW7 4ES

Diversity Network Summer Scholarship

Since FIE is a Diversity Network member institution, students are eligible to apply for this summer scholarship grant. For more information and application details, please visit the Diversity Network Scholarship page.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

Students must be receiving a Federal Pell Grant at the time of application.

The Gilman International Scholarship Program provides awards of up to $5,000 for U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad for up to one academic year.  The program aims to diversify the kinds of student who study abroad and the countries and regions where they go.  The program serves students who have been under-represented in study abroad which includes but is not limited to: students with high financial need, community college students, students in under-represented fields such as the sciences and engineering, students from diverse ethnic backgrounds, students attending minority-serving institutions, and students with disabilities. Approximately 30% of the total awards go to students studying in Western Europe. The Gilman Program seeks to assist students from a diverse range and type of two-year and four-year public and private institutions from all 50 states.  Awards are available for semester, quarter, year and summer study abroad programs.

The Gilman International Scholarship Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and administered by the Institute of International Education.

Visit the Gilman Web site for more information, full eligibility criteria and the online application.

The Fund for Education Abroad

The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) are now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 academic year scholarships (summer 2014, fall 2014, and spring 2015).

Applications can be accessed via our website at: http://www.fundforeducationabroad.com/applicants/

Scholarships are offered up to $5,000 per semester and are not limited to specific programs, destinations, or fields of study.

FEA awards funds to students planning to study abroad on academically rigorous programs with a strong preference for underrepresented students.

In addition to their general scholarships, FEA also awards the BASAA Scholarship, awarded to a deserving student who attends a US university/college located in the BASAA area (Massachusetts, Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Connecticut);
the Rainbow Scholarship, awarded to a deserving LGBTQ student who aims to participate in an education abroad program; and the Central Texas Scholarship for one deserving student in the central Texas region (Austin/San Antonio area).

Deadline

The deadline for all FEA scholarship applications is January 17, 2014.

AASAP/UK Lord Acton Memorial Scholarship

The AASAP/UK scholarship is offered in memory of the association’s first Honorary President, Lord Acton.  The Lord Acton Memorial Scholarship will provide a deserving study abroad student with financial support to pursue academic study in the United Kingdom with an institution that holds AASAP membership.  The merit-based scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who demonstrates an understanding and appreciation of the value of an international educational experience and who agrees to share with AASAP/UK members the ways in which the scholarship has helped to fulfill academic and personal ambitions. The award will be £500 for a semester or term abroad, £1000 for a full year.

Important Dates:

Application Deadline: 11.59 p.m. (GMT) on Friday 27 May, 2014
Winner Announced: 1 July, 2014

Please note that students must be admitted to an FIE program prior to submitting an application for this scholarship.  To receive an application and detailed information, please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)