Outside Scholarships

As the Undergraduate and Prestigious Scholarships office becomes aware of outside scholarship opportunities, we will post them here. UC Davis does not endorse or recommend any particular organization, individual, points of view, products, or services offered by these outside sites. While we screen these listings to eliminate any offers that do not appear to be legitimate, students should review all scholarship information carefully. Please see our scholarship application tips section, for information on how to search for outside scholarships.

Each of these scholarship and award opportunities come with different restrictions; for additional information and application materials, please visit their website and/or contact the organization directly. International and undocumented students are welcome to apply, as long as all other requirements are met. Items are listed alphabetically by organization along with a brief desciption of the award.

Scholarship Name Description Approximate deadline Category
Archaelogical Institute of America

$1,000 scholarships for junior and senior students to participate in arachaelogical fieldwork abroad for the first time.

March Study Abroad
Ashley Soulé Conroy Foundation

Undergraduates entering their sophomore year or above that will study abroad in Fall or Spring, have financial need, and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater.

June, October Study Abroad
Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship

Pell grant recipients who wish to study abroad.

March, October Study Abroad
Consulate-General of Japan Scholarship

Scholarships to support 1 year of study of Japanese language and culture in Japan

February Study Abroad
Corinne Jeannine Schillings Foundation

Undergraduate Silver or Gold Award Girl Scouts to study abroad in any country.  Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater.

May Study Abroad
Critical Language Scholarship

8 week intensive language summer study abroad program for one of 15 critical languages through the U.S. Department of State.  Study takes place at a specified site in a country where spoken language is spoken.  Languages include:  Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Swahili, Turkish, and Urdu.

November Study Abroad
Diversity Network Summer Scholarship

$1000 summer study abroad scholarships for any country.  Applicants must have a 2.75 or greater cumulative GPA.  Economically disadvantaged, African-American/Black, Asian, Hispanic/Latino, multiracial/ethnic or Indigenous/Native-American, students with disabilities and first generation college undergraduate students are strongly encouraged to apply.

April Study Abroad
Explore the World Scholarship

Ninety-eight (98) scholarships of $2,000 each are available for U.S. citizens or permanent residents between 18 and 30 years of age who are current or former Pell grant recipients and live in select metropolitan areas.

March Study Abroad
Fund for Education Abroad

20 scholarships of up to $10,000 each available to study abroad.  Applicants must be US citizens, permanent residents, or DACA students.

January AB540, Study Abroad
Generation Study Abroad - New Zealand

Awards of up to $2,000 to study abroad in New Zealand.  Applicants must be U.S. citizens or residents and have a GPA of 3.0 or greater.

April, December Study Abroad
Gilman-McCain Scholarship

Scholarships for dependent children of active duty military members in the Air Force, Army, Marine Corps, Navy, and Coast Guard to study or intern abroad.  Applicants must receive some form Title IV federal financial aid at the time of application.

March, October Military, Study Abroad
International Education Fund

Funding opportunities for studying abroad.

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December Study Abroad
International Scholarships

Grants, scholarships, and loans for students to study abroad.

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December Study Abroad
Italia Rail Scholarship

$1,000 scholarships to study in Italy.

November Study Abroad
Italy Sister County Scholarship

Scholarships for residents of Santa Clara County to study in Florence, Italy.  Students must have a 3.0 or greater GPA and have completed at least 60 units by time of departure for the program.

April Study Abroad
Jewish Community Endowment Fund Haas Koshland Memorial Award

Sophomore through graduate students to support a year of study and personal development in Israel.

March Multicultural, Study Abroad
Killam Fellowship

$5,000 fellowship for one semester or $10,000 for one year to study in Canada.

January Study Abroad
Mobility International Scholarship

Scholarships for students with disabilities to study abroad for 4 weeks during the summer, or participate in a Fall or Spring program at the Global Institute in Berlin, Germany.

February, April, October Disability, Study Abroad
Pamela Harriman Fellowship

Summer fellowship with the Department of State in Washington DC, or US Embassies in London or Paris for juniors and seniors.

October Study Abroad
Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Scholarship

$1,000 scholarships for students with a 3.75 or greater GPA to study abroad.

March Study Abroad
Study in Holland Scholarships

List of scholarships to fund studying abroad in Holland.

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December Study Abroad
Think Swiss Fellowship

Funding for 2-3 months to do research at a public Swiss university or research institute in any field.

January Study Abroad
Tortuga Backpacks Scholarship

Scholarships for students to study abroad in any country during the Fall or Spring.

April, November Study Abroad
U.S. - Japan Bridging Foundation

Scholarships for studying abroad in Japan.

April, October Study Abroad