Funding Opportunities

Studying abroad can be affordable. JSU Global works closely with the Financial Aid Office to ensure that cost is not a barrier for study abroad participation. We also work with students to identify and apply for external sources of funding.  Check with the Study Abroad Coordinator for additional information and advice.

JSU Global funding:

2017 JSU Global International Scholarships (New Deadline: Friday, March 10)


External funding:

Boren Awards for International Study

Benjamin A. Gillman International Scholarship Program

Fulbright Programs

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grants

National Security Education Program

Institute for International Public Policy

Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship Program

Bridging Scholarships for Japan

Fund for Education Abroad

Freeman Award for Study in Asia

Golden Key Scholarships

Go Overseas Scholarships

BUTEX Scholarship

Critical Language Scholarship Program


Study Abroad Providers funding:

SIT Pell Grant Match

IES Abroad HBCU scholarships

KEI Affiliate Grant


Suggestions for alternate funding methods:

Financial Aid

Community organizations, church groups, departments, etc

Individual Fundraising Campaigns:

Fund My Travel

Go Fund Me