Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Awarded By

Institute of International Education

Award Amount

Up to $5,000 annually, non-renewable. The average award is $4,000. Recipients must use the award to defray eligible study or intern abroad costs. These costs include program tuition, room and board, books, local transportation, insurance and international airfare. Gilman Scholarship recipients can only receive the scholarship once. If a student previously declined the Gilman Scholarship, he/she is welcome to re-apply, as long as he/she still meets all eligibility requirements.


Approximately 2,500 awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

Applications are available online on the Institute of International Education (IIE) website by clicking on the "Apply" link. As part of the online application, the student must submit two essays, one ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.