Internship abroad confirms student's passions, future aspirations
September 11, 2014
Whether it was shadowing medical professionals, visiting local non-profits or fulfilling his childhood dream of visiting the Taj Mahal, Nutrition student Charles Baugh's internship abroad experience in India is one he'll never forget.
Source: Oregon State University
Lending a Helping Hand: Study Abroad veteran Ignacio Cruz takes a look back at his service-learning program in Ghana this summer.
After teaching English to schoolchildren in the rural outskirts of Beijing, China, last summer through UT study abroad, senior Ignacio Cruz knew he'd caught the traveling bug. Just a year later, he was already on a plane again, this time to Accra, Ghana, for the 2015 Community and Social Development Maymester...
Source: University of Texas at Austin
US State Department scholarship is Business School student's ticket to Brazil
June 26, 2014
When he learned about the U.S. State Department's Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship that gives eligible students an opportunity to study abroad, Flores thought winning would be an experience of a lifetime.
Source: Rutgers University, Newark
Music Alumna Tamara Sine Awarded Fulbright Grant
Tamara Sine, a recent alumna of the University of South Florida and a music educator employed by Hillsborough County, has been awarded as Fulbright U.S. Student Program English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) grant to Moldova... In summer 2013 she was awarded a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, a Genshaft/Greenbaum Passport Scholarship, and a USF Undergraduate Research Travel Grant to study abroad in Moscow, Russia.
Source: University of South Florida School of Music
Two Hamilton Juniors Awarded Gilman Scholarships
April 2, 2014
Huy Ho '15 and Mandy Lin (Wong) '15 have been awarded Gilman International Scholarship Program awards for undergraduate study abroad. Ho plans to study in Vietnam through the School for International Training (SIT) and Lin will study in Denmark through the Danish Institute of Study Abroad, Copenhagen.
Source: Hamilton College
Gilman Scholarship Provides Eye-opening Experience in Morocco
February 18, 2014
"We are all temporary citizens in permanent environments." That is a pretty insightful comment, especially coming from a college student. But UMKC sophomore Ida Ayalew is no ordinary woman. This academic year, she is studying in Morocco, her tuition and other expenses covered by a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, the High School College Partnership, and a Don and Lucille Armacost Scholarship.
Source: University of Missouri-Kansas City
Study Abroad on a Gilman Scholarship
February 4, 2014
Nine FIU students have been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for the spring 2014 semester... This semester's recipients are participating in the International Student Exchange program through FIU as well as an international internship with the United States Department of State in Lithuania. The students in the exchange program will be attending partner universities in Spain, France, Japan, Argentina, United Arab Emirates, and New Zealand.
Source: Florida International University