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Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) Scholarships

The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) provides scholarships to students with financial need who are underrepresented among the U.S. study abroad population. Preference is given to students of color, first-generation college students, community college students, and students with high financial need.

Students submit a single application to be considered for general FEA scholarships, partner scholarships for programs offered by specific study abroad program providers, and named & dedicated scholarships for specific population groups.

Applicants must be:
  • U.S. citizens, DACA recipients, or permanent residents of the U.S.
  • Currently enrolled as undergraduates at a college or university in the U.S.
  • Study abroad program must be eligible for credit at the student’s home institution

Fields of Study:

  • Arts and Creative Fields
  • Business and Law
  • Education
  • Health
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
  • Social Sciences and Humanities


  • Africa
  • Asia & Pacific
  • Europe
  • North America
  • South America

Program Type:

  • Research
  • Study
  • Travel


  • US Citizen
  • US National or Permanent Resident

Program Length:

  • Short term (less than one year)
  • One year


  • Winter for Summer/Fall/Academic Year programs, Fall for Spring programs 

Special Considerations:

  • Extreme financial need
  • Underrepresented racial or ethnic group

Degree Level:

  • Undergrad