SUNY Canton
International Programs Office

Scholarships & Grants

You must plan early as deadlines may or may not coincide with study abroad application deadlines.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

The Gilman International Scholarship Program provides awards of up to $5,000 for U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad for up to one academic year. The program aims to diversify the kinds of students who study abroad and the countries and regions where they go. The program serves students who have been under-represented in study abroad which includes but is not limited to: students with high financial need, community college students, students in under-represented fields such as the sciences and engineering, students from diverse ethnic backgrounds, students attending minority-serving institutions, and students with disabilities. The Gilman Program seeks to assist students from a diverse range and type of two-year and four-year public and private institutions from all 50 states.

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Databases to Consider

Institute of International Education (IIE) Study Abroad Funding offers scholarships across different programs and countries. Diversity Abroad website is just one of the many databases on the internet available to assist your search for scholarships and grants to help fund your study abroad experience.