"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
To our #GilmanScholars traveling abroad this summer: Check out this post by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for tips on getting past TSA smoothly in the airport! https://t.co/usr1vKZUOF
"There is no question that international learning experiences... provide value to individual participants and society." The #GilmanScholarship helps thousands of students overcome financial obstacles of studying abroad! #ExchangeOurWorld @ECAatState https://t.co/co3nJPjIdF
“…my brief stay continues to remind me that even in history’s darkest moments, there will always be stories of humanity – of everyday people taking initiative into their own hands and transforming into heroes.” Read Alumni Ambassador Hunter's latest post! https://t.co/aHYoB8sWOF