This scholarship will be awarded to deserving LGBTQI students who aims to participate in a high-quality, rigorous education abroad program. This scholarship is made possible by the generous support of a group of international education professionals who are committed to advocating on behalf of LGBTQI students. These professionals counsel international and study abroad LGBTQI students, support their LGBTQI colleagues in the field, and collaborate through groups created with the support of NAFSA and the Forum for Education Abroad.
LGBT student; U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.; currently enrolled as an undergraduate at a college or university in the U.S.; applying for a study abroad program eligible for credit at the student’s educational institution; plan to study abroad for a minimum of 4 weeks in country; committed to supporting education abroad in your campus community through work with the FEA and his/her campus education abroad staff upon return.
The application typically opens in November with a deadline in late December/early January for study abroad during the following academic year.