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Please note that, due to COVID, some scholarship providers may have stipulations on how their scholarships are awarded. We encourage you to visit the scholarship provider's website for full details about their individual scholarship.

Study Abroad Scholarship Databases

UTA Sponsored Scholarships

International Education Fee Scholarship (IEFS)
Open to UTA  students participating on a UTA exchange, affiliated or faculty-led study abroad program.

Betty and Roger Ruch Study Abroad Scholarship for Critical Languages and Area Studies
Open to UTA students studying critical languages and/or area studies in non-traditional locations. 

Tony Litsey Scholarship Fund
Open to UTA Spanish majors. 

Bart Lewis Memorial Scholarship
Open to UTA Modern Language majors. 

Petsche Scholarship for Independent Study Abroad
Open to UTA Honors students conducting a project-based, independent study abroad experience.  

College of Liberal Arts Bill and Tilley Wasson Award 
Open to UTA College of Liberal Arts majors.  

College of Business Jack and Doris Fouse Award
**This scholarship is temporarily suspended** Open to UTA College of Business majors.

UTA Affiliated Program Sponsored Scholarships*                                            
*Students must be accepted into corresponding program in order to apply. Scholarships available for semester  and summer programs. 

American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS)

Center for International Studies (CIS)

Danish Institute for Study Abroad (DIS)
International Studies Abroad (ISA)

School for International Training (SIT)

Study Abroad Italy (SAI)

University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)

Aid Specific Scholarships

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
For students traditionally underrepresented in study abroad who receive a Pell Grant. 

Gilman-McCain Scholarship
The Gilman-McCain Scholarship provides awards for child dependents of active duty service members to study or intern abroad on credit-bearing programs. You must be a dependent of an active duty service member, and receiving Title IV funding.

General Study Abroad Scholarships

The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA)
Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship

High Academic Merit Scholarships

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant
Open to all UTA students who meet requirements regardless of personal membership in Phi Kappa Phi. 

Golden Key Study Abroad Scholarship
Members only.
Alpha Lambda Delta
Members only.

National Society of Collegiate Scholars
Members only.

Delta Phi Alpha 

Members only. 

Cultural Ambassadorial Scholarships

Rotary International Scholarships
Initial application must be made through a Rotary club in the applicant's legal or permanent residence or place of full-time study or employment. 

Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Applicants must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants must also be either a graduating senior; hold a B.S./B.A. degree; are a master's or doctoral degree candidate; or are a young professional or artist. 

Marshall Scholarships
Open only to United States citizens who (at the time they take up their Scholarship) hold a bachelors degree from an accredited four-year college or university in the United States.

Traditionally Under-Represented Students Abroad Study Abroad Scholarship
Scholarships are only available for students studying or interning abroad on programs offered by a Diversity Abroad member organization.

Study of Less-Commonly Taught Languages

Boren Scholarships and Fellowships

Roger & Betty Ruch Study Abroad Scholarship for Critical Languages and Area Studies

National Flagship Language Program

Critical Language Scholarships

Spanish Language Study

Pan American Round Tables of Texas -Florence Terry Griswold Scholarships
Must be female graduate students from Texas studying Spanish language or Pan American cultures.

Study in Asia
Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA)  
For undergraduate students with financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia.

Study in France
Benjamin Franklin Travel Grant
For students double majoring in French and a non-Humanities subject

AATF Walter Jensen Scholarship for Study Abroad
For French majors pursuing a teaching certificate

Study in Germany

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals to Germany
For study at a German university.

DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Scholarships
Undergraduate scholarships are available for study or research in Germany.

Delta Phi Alpha
Must be a member of Delta Phi Alpha.

Study in Ireland
Go Overseas Scholarship for Semester Study in Ireland 

Study in Japan

Bridging Scholarships for Study in Japan

Japanese Government Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)

Japanese Student Services Organization (JASSO)

Study in New Zealand

Generation Study Abroad Travel and Excellence Awards

Study in Sweden

Malmberg Scholarships for Study in Sweden

Study in Turkey

Turkish Coalition of America
For African American, Hispanic American or Native American students,

Study in the UK

British Universities Transatlantic Exchange Association (BUTEX) Scholarships