Study Abroad Program Provides New Opportunities for Students
July 15, 2015
Joseph King, a nontraditional ex-military theater major at University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, will head to the United Kingdom for the 2015-16 school year, thanks in part to receiving the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, which covers up to $5,000 in fees associated with studying abroad.
Source: Oshkosh Northwestern Media
Lisa Yang '17, Aida Shadrav '17 Awarded Gilman Scholarships
June 3, 2015
Lisa Yang’17 and Aida Shadrav ’17 have been awarded Gilman International Scholarship Program awards for undergraduate study abroad. Yang plans to study in China through the Associated Colleges in China (ACC) program this summer and Shadrav will study in Spain this fall through the Hamilton College Academic Year in Spain.
Source: Hamilton College
Can Study Abroad Help You Find a Job?
April 1, 2015
When I was an undergrad at St. Edward’s, I ended up spending my junior year abroad in Germany. I didn’t initially plan on doing it. I’m a first-generation college student and when I got to the hilltop I had no idea what I was doing, had never heard of study abroad, and had no idea what I wanted to do after graduation.
Source: The Hilltop Scoop
Why are all the kids on my study abroad trip white?
March 11, 2015
Alex Montoya's parents didn't take his plan to study abroad seriously until a week before he got on a plane to Florence, Italy. In fact, he says, they had often joked about it, asking if they could come along.
Source: USA Today
Two TU students win prestigious scholarships to study abroad
February 16, 2015
Two Towson University students are studying abroad this term as recipients of the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. Leili Zamini '15, an Honors College student, is studying in Seville, Spain, while Shereen Ahmed '15 is in Prague, Czech Republic.
Source: Towson University
Sophomore Wins National Gilman Scholarship
January 27, 2015
When tragedy changed Esosa Aideyan's life during her senior year in high school, the idea of traveling abroad to study suddenly seemed an impossibility.
Source: SUNY Cortland
Gilman Scholars Becoming Global Citizens
January 2, 2015
A record-setting 12 San Diego State University undergraduate students have been awarded the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship to study abroad in the upcoming spring semester.
Source: San Diego State University