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Latin American Studies - Links of Interest

Scholarships for study abroad in Latin America

  • SGA Study Abroad Scholarship application (Word document)
    An SGA scholarship for students on study abroad programs. (See SGA website.)

  • WKU World Topper Scholarship application (PDF)
    A need-based WKU scholarship for study abroad students.

  • Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship
    A need-based award for undergraduate study abroad, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs for U.S. citizens studying outside of Western Europe or Australia. This scholarship is intended for study abroad in non-traditional destinations, students with no prior study abroad experience, or students who are in groups traditionally underrepresented in study abroad (e.g. students with disabilities, minority students, or community college students). Contact the Office of Scholar Development for more information.

  • Organization of American States (OAS)
    The Organization of American States offers a variety of scholarships both for study at institutions throughout the Americas (especially in Latin American and the Caribbean) and to assist students from Latin American and Caribbean.
  • LIVfund
    A private fund offering $500 scholarships for anyone over 18 with plans to intern, study, or volunteer in Latin America.

General information on Latin America

Please email Dr. Marc Eagle if you have any questions, comments or corrections.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14