Subject: Study Abroad Award for Pell Grant Recipients - Student Panel Feb. 4,
Are you thinking about studying abroad or interning abroad in SUMMER or FALL
2015 or ACADEMIC YEAR 2015-16? Are you a US CITIZEN receiving a PELL GRANT (a
federal need-based educational grant)?
The GILMAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP provides up to $5000 for study abroad
for students who receive Pell Grants. In the past three years more than 100
Maryland students have won Gilman Scholarships!
To learn more about the Gilman Scholarship and the application process join
us on for a panel session with returned UMD Gilman Scholars and staff from
the National Scholarship Office and Education Abroad. Food will be served!
The panel will take place on Wednesday, February 4th at 5:00 pm, 3105
Susquehanna Hall. Please RSVP to [log in to unmask] If you cannot attend and
wish to learn about separate information sessions, please contact us at the
Eligibility Requirements: US Citizens - Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors,
Seniors - All Majors - Must be studying abroad for at least 4 weeks - Must
have FAFSA demonstrated financial need and be receiving a Pell Grant.
Application Deadline: March 3, 2015 - this is the deadline to apply for
scholarships for study abroad programs for summer 2015, fall 2015 and
academic year 2015-16.
Leslie Brice, Ph.D.
National Scholarships Office
2403 Marie Mount Hall
College Park, MD 20742
Contact Person: Francis P. Duvinage
Contact Email: [log in to unmask]