Study Abroad External Scholarships
John Cabot University has compiled a list of outside resources to help you find additional scholarships to fund your study abroad experience at JCU in Rome, Italy.
National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Scholarships
The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) awards scholarships to 60-70 outstanding undergraduate, graduate, and study abroad students in a variety of academic disciplines. Scholarships range from $2,500 - $12,000.
Each scholarship award can be applied to cover tuition and university-provided room and board. Scholarship money not used during one academic year is not transferable to the following academic year. You are encouraged to reapply in subsequent years.
For an overview of available NIAF scholarships, eligibility requirements, and to apply, visit the NIAF website. The NIAF Scholarship application deadline is March 1, 2019.
Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) Scholarships
The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) awards scholarships to students who are underrepresented among the US study abroad student population. Scholarship of up to $10,000 are awarded to students studying abroad for a full academic year; $5,000 for fall or spring; and prorated amounts (minimum $1,250) for summer sessions. Preference is given to students from underrepresented groups and those with financial need.
For an overview of available FEA scholarships, eligibility requirements, and to apply, visit the Fund for Education Abroad website. The FEA Scholarships application for Spring 2020 will reopen in July, 2019.
Additional Scholarship Opportunities
Students interested in external funding opportunities may find these websites helpful in their search. Please note that all legitimate scholarship searches should be free of charge. If you receive an external scholarship, please send a copy of the award letter to [email protected].
- Eduitalia Advanced Placement (AP) Italian Language and Culture Scholarship
- Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
- Rainbow Scholarship
- Scholarship America
- College Board Study Abroad Scholarship Search
- Fastweb Scholarship Search
- FinAid Scholarship Search
Secchia Scholarship Program
Learn more about further External Scholarships opportunities for study abroad students on our Secchia Scholarships page.Please Note: If you receive an external scholarship, please send a copy of the award letter to [email protected].