An Overview of Resources: Scholarships, Study Abroad, and Global Education Opportunities

Compiled by Dr. Meghmala Tarafdar. PhD

In this guide, we have provided a brief overview of resources to help you in finding scholarships and other sources of financial aid. College education in the U.S. can be quite expensive, and you’ll need to go over your finances carefully to ensure that you can afford to attend. The amount you’re expected to pay for college can come from any source: your family’s savings, financial aid, or scholarships. The more scholarship funds you can earn, the less you’ll have to pay out of pocket. Scholarships are a huge potential benefit, and this guide will be helpful in identifying a variety of funding sources.


Various scholarships are available for international students: University scholarships, Need-Based scholarships, Merit scholarships, Country-based scholarships, Government-funded scholarships, Privately-funded scholarships, International Peace scholarships, and more.


If you are interested in Study Abroad and Global Education opportunities, browse through the range of options forU.S. students and international participants who want to become involved in intercultural exchange programs that transform lives by sponsoring a wide variety of opportunities for the exchange of ideas and experiences. Study Abroad and Global Education opportunities include College or High School Study Abroad, Gap Year Abroad, Internships, International Representatives, Custom Exchange Programs, and more. Hopefully, these resources will help you in locating a program that is right for you and inspire you to participate and contribute to our global community.