Subject: Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad - Info Panel and Sessions!
Are you thinking about studying abroad in summer 2018, fall 2018, or academic
year 2018-19? Are you a Pell Grant recipient and U.S. citizen planning to
study abroad for a minimum of 21 days?
Learn about the GILMAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP, which provides up to $5,000
for study abroad for students with financial need who receive Pell Grants. In
the last 2 1/2 years, 70 University of Maryland students won Gilman
Scholarships—a 45% acceptance rate!
The deadline to apply for awards for summer 2018, fall 2018, and academic
year 2018-19 is March 6, 2018. Get an early start and learn about the Gilman
program and the application process!
Attend the Gilman Scholar Panel to hear directly from returned UMD Gilman
Scholars: Refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP to [log in to unmask]
WHEN: Thursday, February 1, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
WHERE: 1102 H.J. Patterson Hall
We will also host a series of information sessions. Please RSVP to let us
know which session you plan to attend: [log in to unmask] If you are interested
but cannot attend one of these sessions, let us know and we can arrange a
time to meet with you individually.
Thursday, January 25, 10:00 am-10:30 am, 1201 Marie Mount Hall
Friday, January 26, 10:00 am-11:30 am, 2403A Marie Mount Hall
Monday, January 29, 5:00 pm-5:30 pm, 2403A Marie Mount Hall
Tuesday, January 30, 2:00 pm-2:30 pm, 1201 Marie Mount Hall
Wednesday, January 31, 11:00 am-11:30 am, 1201 Marie Mount Hall
Thursday, February 1, 2:00 pm-2:30 pm, 1201 Marie Mount Hall
Friday, February 2, 4:00 pm-4:30 pm, 2403A Marie Mount Hall
Tuesday, February 6, 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 2403A Marie Mount Hall
Wednesday, February 7, 10:00 am-10:30 am, 1201 Marie Mount Hall
Friday, February 9, 12:00 pm-12:30 pm, 2403A Marie Mount Hall
Eligibility Requirements: US Citizens - Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors,
Seniors - All Majors - Must be studying abroad for at least 3 weeks - Must
have FAFSA demonstrated financial need and be receiving a Pell Grant.
Application Deadline: March 6, 2018
Contact Person: Francis DuVinage
Contact Email: [log in to unmask]