CHS International Scholarships

College of Human Sciences International Programs Scholarships

Full-time students majoring in an area of study within the College of Human Sciences who are participating in any ISU study abroad program are eligible to apply for College of Human Sciences International Scholarships. Scholarships may vary in amount but range from approximately $500 - $1000.

Students who are awarded a CHS International Scholarship are required to complete an International Connections reflection and send 8-10 photos to CHS International Programs for future promotional purposes within 30 days of returning from their study abroad program. If students do not complete their International Connections, the scholarship can be revoked. 

Application criteria and selection process

You must meet the following criteria to be eligible to receive a study abroad scholarship from the College of Human Sciences:

  • Have a first or second major in the College of Human Sciences
  • Be currently applying to or been accepted to a study abroad program that can be found on ISUAbroad
  • Programs that are only an internship abroad are not eligible (except for Ghana or France Dietetics internships)

The application essays will be reviewed by the College of Human Sciences International Programs Committee. The average scores of the essays, along with GPA, financial need, study abroad program, and previous abroad experience will be used to determine recipients.   

Online application

You can apply for the College of Human Sciences international scholarships online. You will be required to answer a few questions about your study abroad program, so please plan to spend some time on your application.

For Summer and Fall study abroad program participants

The scholarship application is open starting January 3, and your application must be submitted no later than March 1 at 11:59 p.m.  This is a strict deadline, and late applications will not be accepted. Scholarship recipients will be notified in April. *This application cycle is also open to Summer Ghana Dietetics Rotation participants.  

For Thanksgiving Break, Winter Break, Spring, and Spring Break study abroad program participants

 The scholarship application is open starting September 1, and your application must be submitted no later than November 1 at 11:59 p.m. This is a strict deadline, and late applications will not be accepted. Scholarship recipients will be notified in December. *This application cycle is also open to Fall Ghana Dietetics Rotation participants.