Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program | Webinars & Workshops

Webinars & Workshops

Gilman staff lead discussions focused on various application topics. Tune in to hear more about the scholarship program from Gilman staff, alumni and experienced advisors. To attend a webinar, register at the corresponding link.

Applicant Webinars

Wednesday, August 19, 2:00pm-3:00pm CT Gilman International Scholarship Program Overview

Wednesday, August 26, 11:00am-12:00pm CT How to Apply: Walk-through of the Gilman Application

Friday, September 4, 11:00am-12:00pm CT Composing Competitive Gilman Scholarship Application Essays

Tuesday, September 8, 11:00am-12:00pm CT Meet Gilman Alumni

Thursday, September 10, 11:00am-12:00pm CT Gilman International Scholarship Program Overview

Monday, September 14,  11:00am-12:00pm CT How to Apply: Walk-through of the Gilman Application

Wednesday, September 23, 4:00pm-5:00pm CT Composing Competitive Gilman Scholarship Application Essays


Advisor Webinars

Tuesday, September 1, 1:30pm-2:30pm CT Advisor Tips

Thursday September 10, 3:00pm-4:00pm CT How to Certify: Walk-through of the Gilman Application

Thursday, September 24, 1:30pm-2:30pm CT Advisor Tips

Wednesday, September 30, 11:00am-12:00pm CT How to Certify: Walk-through of the Gilman Application

Thursday, October 8th, 1:00pm-2:00pm CT How to Certify: Walk-through of the Gilman Application


Alumni Webinars

There are no alumni webinars scheduled at this time. Please check back for future updates.

Gilman staff will lead discussions on various themes in education abroad and invite experienced advisors and alumni to provide their insight. We encourage you to review the web symposium themes and join the discussion on these pertinent topics. Contact gilmanadvisors@iie.org for more information. Dates and registration links will be posted as symposiums are confirmed.

2014-2015 Symposiums

September: International Exchange Opportunities for STEM Majors
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December: The Multiplier Effect - Engaging Alumni: Strategies to Connect & Integrate
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January: Supporting Non-Traditional Students to Study & Intern Abroad
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February: International Exchange Opportunities for Students with Disabilities - Captioning Provided
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May: Career-Oriented Internship Opportunities Abroad
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July: Studying & Interning in China and the Americas
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2013 - 2014 Symposiums

August: Study Abroad for Students with Disabilities - Captioning Provided
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September:
 Career-Oriented Internship Opportunities Abroad
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October:
 Community College Students Do Go Abroad 
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December:
Grow Abroad - The STEM Fields
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 January: Working Together = Working Abroad
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February: International Exchange Opportunities in Latin America & the Caribbean
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April:Think Outside the EU! Opportunities in Non-Traditional World Regions
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May: International Exchange Opportunities in China
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July:
 Opportunities & Challenges for Minority Students in Education Abroad
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IIE Generation Study Abroad & Scholarship Opportunities Workshops

Jamie BesierThis advisor workshop series will discuss scholarship programs administered by IIE and provide program overviews and advising tips for grants including the U.S. Department of State's Gilman Scholarship and Fulbright Student and Scholars Programs and the National Security Education Program's Boren Awards, as well as Confucius Studies Program, Global E3 and Whitaker International Program.

There are no workshops scheduled at this time. Please check back for future opportunities.

Registration links will be available as event information is finalized.  Contact iieoutreach@iie.org if you have any questions regarding these workshops. 

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