The Whitaker International Undergraduate Scholarship Program
***Funding is not available for Spring 2015 and beyond. Students may consider other scholarships administered by IIE for undergraduate study abroad, such as the State Department’s Gilman Scholarship and National Security Education Program’s Boren Scholarship, as well as many other non-IIE administered opportunities available through the IIEPassport Study Abroad Funding directory.
The program provided funding:
Undergraduate grantees must meet the basic eligibility requirements and must
The following are not eligible for consideration:
Host Country Affiliation
Grantees may carry out their study abroad programs in any country outside of the U.S., except Canada. It is the aim of the program to include grantees from all geographic areas of the United States for studies in diverse regions of the world.
Award Timing and Benefits
Grants are for a one academic term or an academic year. No summer grants are available. Benefits include:
There are two Undergraduate Application cycles: one for the Fall/Academic Year and one for the Spring term. All applicants should review the detailed instructions on application procedure before beginning the online application.
For the Fall/Academic Year 2014-15 term, applications must be completed and submitted electronically by Monday, March 17th, 2014.
The online application will generate a PDF document automatically, which you will be able to preview. To see what your auto-generated document will look like click to see a sample PDF. Note: you will need Adobe Reader or a similar program to view PDF documents.
The below forms are required components of a complete application, and must be submitted online.
Whitaker International Program
Institute of International Education
809 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017