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Two Hamilton Juniors Awarded Gilman Scholarships
April 2, 2014

Huy Ho '15 and Mandy Lin (Wong) '15 have been awarded Gilman International Scholarship Program awards for undergraduate study abroad. Ho plans to study in Vietnam through the School for International Training (SIT) and Lin will study in Denmark through the Danish Institute of Study Abroad, Copenhagen.

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Source: Hamilton College

Gilman Scholarship Provides Eye-opening Experience in Morocco
February 18, 2014

"We are all temporary citizens in permanent environments." That is a pretty insightful comment, especially coming from a college student. But UMKC sophomore Ida Ayalew is no ordinary woman. This academic year, she is studying in Morocco, her tuition and other expenses covered by a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, the High School College Partnership, and a Don and Lucille Armacost Scholarship.

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Source: University of Missouri-Kansas City

Study Abroad on a Gilman Scholarship
February 4, 2014

Nine FIU students have been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for the spring 2014 semester... This semester's recipients are participating in the International Student Exchange program through FIU as well as an international internship with the United States Department of State in Lithuania. The students in the exchange program will be attending partner universities in Spain, France, Japan, Argentina, United Arab Emirates, and New Zealand.

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Source: Florida International University

LAS Gilman Scholars Study on Three Continents
November 2013

November 2013

This past summer four LAS students took their studies to destinations across the globe, thanks to the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. The Gilman Scholarship, funded by the U.S. State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, seeks to expand access to study abroad programs to students who may otherwise be underrepresented in their fields of study or who are faced with financial constraints. The LAS summer 2013 Gilman Scholars shared their stores.

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Source: UIC College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Five Undergrads Awarded Gilman Scholarship
November 22, 2013

Five CSU undergraduate students have been awarded the highly competitive Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship, which provides students with up to $5,000 to apply toward an education abroad experience during the 2014 spring semester... Read on to hear a small part of their story.

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Source: Colorado State University

Karissa Annichiarico '14 Experiences Morocco's Rich Culture During Semester Abroad
October 11, 2013

For Karissa Annichiarico '14, who had never ventured further from the East Coast than Chicago and had never flown by herself, preparing to spend four months in Morocco was a mix of nerves and excitement... The global studies + international affairs major was awarded a Gilman Scholarship for the spring 2013 semester.

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Source: Emmanuel College

UW-Eau Claire Student Receives Gilman Scholarship to Study Abroad
September 13, 2013

A University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire student has been awarded a scholarship through the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program to study abroad. Christine Manwiller, a senior art history major and University Honors Program participant from Turtle Lake was awarded $5,000 to study at the Lorenzo de Medici Institute in Florence, Italy, for the 2013-14 academic year.

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Source: University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Donaghey Scholar Emphasizes 'Global Citizenship' Through Extensive Travels
September 10, 2013

Porntip Israsena... has traveled the world. And she is convinced it is only getting smaller... Israsena also studied Thai language, foreign policy, the social and economic development of Southeast Asia and Thai cuisine at Thammasat University. Her travel was supported through a $5,000 Gilman Scholarship from the U.S. Department of State.

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Source University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Cartersville Resident to Study Abroad in China
August 10, 2013

Beginning August 31, Erin Culver of Cartersville will leave the U.S. and head to China for an approximate five-month trip, during which she will study Mandarin Chinese at Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics in Nanchang, China, located in the southern region of the country, with about 40 other students from across the globe.

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Source The Cartersville Daily Tribune

Thirteen GW Students Receive Gilman Scholarships
August 5, 2013

Thirteen George Washington University students received Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships for this upcoming fall semester... More than $53,000 will be awarded to this year's 13 students, who will complete research projects while studying in countries like Singapore, Morocco and Ecuador.

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Source The George Washington University

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