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Grants

Automatically get money for your journey abroad.

Depending on the study abroad program you choose, you may automatically be considered for a study abroad grant. Find available grants by program type below.

Grants that you are eligible for will be automatically awarded to you by the Financial Aid Office based on level of financial need and GPA.

UCEAP

Two grants are available to UCEAP Participants: 

  • Betty Tate International Grant
  • UCEAP Grant

There is a service requirement associated with these grants:

  • While abroad, scholarship recipients must send e-mails and pictures about their experiences abroad to our office
  • Volunteer to work the Programs Abroad Office Expo or a General Orientation
  • Volunteer to speak as returnee for an Information Session, Country Session, or Country Orientation
  • Actively support outreach and recruitment efforts upon return
  • All service will be tracked and recorded to ensure fulfillment of requirements

UC San Diego Global Seminars

Two grants are available to Global Seminar Participants:

  • UCSD summer grants ($2,000 for students with financial need who apply for summer financial aid)
  • Betty Tate International Grant (2 $1,000 grants awarded by Financial Aid Office based on financial need and GPA)

There is a service requirement associated with these grants:

  • While abroad, scholarship recipients must send e-mails and pictures about their experiences abroad to our office
  • Volunteer to work the Study Abroad Expo or a General Orientation
  • Volunteer to speak as returnee for an Information Session, Country Session, or Country Orientation
  • Actively support outreach and recruitment efforts upon return
  • All service will be tracked and recorded to ensure fulfillment of requirements

OAP

Many grants are available to OAP Participants:

  • Betty Tate International Grant
  • OAP Affiliate Grants for students participating in a program with UCSD affiliate providers:
AIFS AIFS

$400/semester
$800/year
$200/summer

Arcadia University Arcadia

$500/semester
$800/year
$250/summer

Boston University Boston University

$750/fall
$500/spring

CAPA CAPA

$600/semester
$300/summer

CEA CEA

$500/year
$250/semester
$100/summer

CEPA CEPA

$500/semester
$200/summer

CFHI CFHI 10% of program fee
DIS DIS

$4000/semester
$8,000/year

EPA EPA $500/semester
IES IES

$1,500/semester
$1,500/year

SAI SAI

$300/semester
$600/year
$100/summer

SIT SIT

$1,000/semester
$500/summer

Syracuse Syracuse

$5,000/fall
$4,700/spring


There is a service requirement associated with these grants:

  • While abroad, scholarship recipients must send e-mails and pictures about their experiences abroad to our office
  • Volunteer to work the Programs Abroad Office Expo or a General Orientation
  • Volunteer to speak as returnee for an Information Session, Country Session, or Country Orientation
  • Actively support outreach and recruitment efforts upon return
  • All service will be tracked and recorded to ensure fulfillment of requirements