Global Travel Scholarships

Fund your travels around the globe! 

Study, research, intern, teach — you can get so much more out of every experience when you're immersed in a new, exciting environment.

Top International Scholarships Abroad
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Rhodes Scholarship

★ University endorsement required. Study at Oxford University in England with the world's most celebrated scholarship. Graduating seniors and recent graduates younger than 24 can apply for post-baccalaureate study. U.S. citizenship or permanent residency is required.

Schwarzman Scholarship

★ University endorsement required.  Do you want to be a global leader in your field? Develop your leadership skills with a 1-year master's degree focused on Public Policy, International Relations, or Economics and Business at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. U.S. citizenship is NOT required.

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Fulbright Scholarships

★ University endorsement required.  Study, research, or teach in 160+ countries. For seniors, graduate students and alumni. US citizenship is required. Pitt has been a top university for Fulbright winners for nearly the last decade.

Study Abroad Scholarships
Churchill (Winston) Foundation Scholarship

★ University endorsement required.  England, STEM masters programs at the University of Cambridge. Based on outstanding academic achievement, proven talent in research, capacity to contribute to the advancement of knowledge, and array of talents and activities outside of academic pursuits.

Marshall Scholarship

★ University endorsement required.  United Kingdom, post-baccalaureate study. For future leaders who will strengthen the relationship between the Britain and America. Graduating seniors and recent graduates can apply up to three years after receiving their first undergraduate degree. US citizenship is required. Learn more »

Mitchell (George J.) Scholarship

★ University endorsement required.  Ireland or Northern Ireland, post-baccalaureate study. Must be under the age of 30 with a record of leadership and a commitment to public service. US citizenship is required.

Gates-Cambridge Scholarship

England, graduate study at Cambridge University. Applicants must show evidence of commitment to improving the lives of others

The Hillary Rodham Clinton Award for Peace and Reconciliation

United Kingdom, master's programs at Queens University in select fields related to politics, conflict transformation, or human rights

Saltire Scholarships

Scotland, master's programs in science, technology, creative industries, healthcare and medical sciences, and renewable and clean energy. Scholarships are available to citizens of Canada, China (including Hong Kong), India, Japan, Pakistan, and USA. 

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Research Abroad
DAAD Scholarships

★ University endorsement required.  Germany, graduate study or research. Not all fields require German language proficiency. U.S. citizenship is NOT required. Learn more about the DAAD Scholarship.

American Scandinavian Foundation

Multiple Scandinavian countries, study or research. For students, scholars, professionals, and artists to travel to Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, or Sweden. Learn more about the American Scandinavian Foundation.

Language Training Abroad
Boren Awards

Multiple countries, language-intensive study abroad. Awards up to $20,000/year to study in countries critical to U.S. interests and security,. Requires a 1-year federal government service commitment after graduation. U.S. citizenship is required. Learn more about the Boren Scholarship.

Critical Language Scholarship for Intensive Summer Institutes

Multiple countries, immersive language study abroad. There are programs for beginning, intermediate, or advanced level language training in countries speaking any of 13 languages that are critical to national security. U.S. citizenship required. Learn more about the Critical Language Scholarships. 

Gilman International Scholarship

Multiple countries, study abroad. For students receiving a Federal Pell Grant. Can be applied to any study and intern abroad program. Learn more about the Gilman International Scholarship.

Molinari Family Endowed Scholarship

This annual award provides tuition support or support for a Pitt Honors student's educational experience “beyond the classroom,” like study abroad, an internship, or a special research project.