"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."
Congratulations to Gilman Scholar Hunter Zhao for being selected as the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affair’s Exchange Alumni Member of the Month! Hunter studied abroad at the International Center for Hellenic and Mediterranean Studies in Greece during the summer of 2016.… READ MORE →
The application for Spring 2019 and early decision Summer 2019 study and intern abroad programs is now open! The student application deadline for both terms is Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 11:59 PM Central Standard Time (CST). The certification for… READ MORE →
We’re excited to announce that the Gilman International Scholarship Program has a new logo. The logo builds on the Gilman legacy by reflecting the vibrant spirit of Gilman Scholars, their unlimited potential, and the multitude of ways they impact their communities… READ MORE →
The U.S. Department of State is proud to announce the Fall 2018 and 2018-2019 Academic Year Gilman Scholarship recipients. Final award email notifications were sent on July 31, 2018. View Sample Press Release View Awards Offered