CIEE Global Access Initiative (GAIN) Scholarship Program, 2012

The CIEE Global Access Initiative (GAIN), starting in Summer 2012, was created to help overcome the main barriers to study abroad, namely, challenges of cost and curriculum requirements. GAIN will aide in diversifying study abroad by providing opportunities for students who are economically challenged, from diverse backgrounds, or underrepresented fields of study.The GAIN Scholarship was developed to aide in diversifying study abroad by providing opportunities for students who are economically challenged, from diverse backgrounds, students with documented disabilities, or underrepresented fields of study

Available to CIEE Study Center applicants only. The applicant must self-identify as one or more of the following: -Majoring in an academic area traditionally underrepresented in study abroad -A member of a social or ethnic group traditionally underrepresented in study abroad -A 1st generation college student -A military veteran or ROTC member -An NCAA athlete -A non-traditionally aged student -Have demonstrated financial need and/or -Otherwise define barriers to overcome in order to be able to study abroad

Scholarship Deadline: The January 31, 2013 deadline is for Spring Semester, Winter and Calendar year programs

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