• Study Abroad

McLean International Travel Grant

To supplement the financial aid currently available for international study courses or programs, McLean International Travel Grants will be awarded through a competitive application process. Awards will be made based on student academic standing, need, the quality of an essay describing the significance of this travel opportunity, and available funding.

For applications and guidelines, or more information, contact Michaela Wickman.

Brother Bear International Scholarship

The Brother Bear award is funded from an endowment established in memory of Northland College student Bjorn Norgaard. One area that this endowment supports is international study opportunities for students with financial need. During the spring 2016 term, $150 will be distributed to a student who applies for a McLean International Travel Grant, and who also meets the Brother Bear award criteria.

To be considered for the Brother Bear International Travel Award, you need to answer the following question, and return it with their McLean International Travel Grant Application.

Describe (in one paragraph) how this international cultural experience will reflect the criteria above, and help you develop as a whole person.

Other Travel Grants & Scholarships

The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000. This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide.

Study Abroad include numerous international scholarships and criteria information.A study abroad scholarship is a monetary award for students to use toward the expenses of their program such as travel, course credits, books and lodging. Students must apply for scholarships and some can be very competitive while others are underutilized. There are several types of study abroad scholarships to apply, Learn more.