Since the inception of the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program in 2001, over 125,000 applications have been received and over 33,000 scholarships have been awarded to students participating in study abroad programs and internships around the world.
This page provides further information regarding Gilman Scholarship recipients and program statistics.
The U.S. Study Abroad Office in the Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs shows medium and longer-term outcomes of the Gilman Scholarship Program.
2019-2020 Program Highlights
Gilman Scholars studied or interned in 106 countries around the world
57% of Gilman Scholars were first-generation college students
56% of Gilman Scholars studied a language while abroad
80% of Gilman Scholars acquired job-related skills
29% of Gilman Scholars were STEM majors
The Gilman Program works with universities and colleges across the U.S. to encourage and support applicants from public, private, two-year and four-year institutions. The following data reflects the past academic year of institutions with Gilman Scholars.
GILMAN SCHOLARSHIPS Awarded
- Gilman Scholarship Awarded AY 2020-2021
October 2021 Deadline Recipients
March 2021 Deadline Recipients
October 2020 Deadline Recipients
March 2020 Deadline Recipients
- Gilman Scholarship Awarded AY 2019-2020
October 2019 Deadline Recipients
Fall 2019/ AY 2019-2020 Recipients
- Gilman Scholarship Awarded AY 2018-2019
Fall 2018 Recipients
Spring 2019 Recipients
Early Summer and Summer 2019 Recipients