"My time abroad has continued to impact me since I’ve returned to the United States. [I have] a new confidence that has allowed me to pursue post-graduate opportunities abroad that I was hesitant to pursue before."
"The hands-on experiences [and] the development of a second language will be valuable skills that will give me a competitive edge above my peers."
"Professionally, employers love students that have studied abroad; it is a differentiator among the masses. I used this experience to question and ultimately got a job offer."
On April 4, 2018, Gilman alum Lucas Rivers received Reach the World’s Alumni Achievement Award at its its Annual Benefit at the Loeb Boathouse in Central Park. Lucas is a 2015 graduate of Union College, earning a Bachelor’s degree in… READ MORE →
The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce the inaugural list of U.S. higher education institutions that sent the most students overseas on the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program in academic year 2016-2017. The list recognizes the institutions that… READ MORE →
The U.S. Department of State is proud to announce the Summer 2018 Gilman Scholarship early application recipients. Email notifications were sent on January 29, 2018. View Sample Press Release View Awards Offered
The @GilmanProgram has awarded more than 25k scholarships to American students seeking to study or intern abroad. In 2016/17, nearly 70% of students said they wouldn't have been able to study abroad without the @ECAatState-sponsored scholarship.
Gilman alumnus Richard Egan was awarded a Fulbright to conduct research in Poland! Richard studied chemical engineering at the National University of Singapore as a Gilman Scholar in Spring 2017 #ExchangeOurWorld @ECAatState @FulbrightPrgrm
“The friendships I have made abroad will be for a lifetime and I can’t wait to repeat these moments in Brazil, Argentina, and Chile, where I hope to see everyone again.” Check out the latest blog post from GGE blogger Ricardo! #ExchangeOurWorld @ECAatState https://t.co/iPvyMmL7uN
"I arrived at King’s Cross with an owl tucked under my arm and my Hogwarts invitation in hand. Okay, so it was actually an enormous backpack and my acceptance letter to Cambridge University" GGE Blogger Sofia has arrived in England! Read her 1st post here: https://t.co/IGZAxU726A