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SUNY Scholarships

Diversity Abroad Honors Scholarship Program (DAHSP) - PENDING FUNDING

Funding is made available via the SUNY Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, the Binghamton University Office of International Education and Global Initiatives, and the Binghamton University Office of Financial Aid.  Eligible students may apply for a scholarship for up to $2,000 for education abroad in any term. To be eligible, students must be at least a sophomore at Binghamton University at the time of the program, h
ave an overall GPA of 2.8 or above, and have declared a major. Applicants must also be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident alien, and NY state resident and be participating on an approved SUNY education abroad program. Recipients must agree to submit a summary of their experience after completion of their program, be willing to share information about their program after return, present in a conference (if requested), and provide SUNY ODEI with a facial photograph for promotional purposes. 

If and when the 2019-2020 program is funded, you may download the application here 
and turn it in to Binghamton University IEGI (you will need to physically hand the forms in to our main office, Old Champlain 240). 

Department Scholarships

Check with your academic department(s) to find out if they offer any scholarships for education abroad. 
Some department scholarships include:

Scholarship for Linguistics Majors

The Linguistics Program is offering six $500 merit based education abroad scholarships per academic year (two in each semester) to qualifying Linguistics majors. Recipient must have at least a 3.0 overall GPA and a 3.25 GPA in Linguistics. Non-SUNY programs may also be eligible. For more information and to apply, visit the Scholarships web page of the Linguistics department web site.

 2020 programs deadline: Sunday, December 1, 2019

The Bloom Family Summer Internship in Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention
Are you interested in pursuing an international internship this summer related to Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention? Would you like to receive up to $7,000 to help cover costs associated with that experience? Apply for the Bloom Family Summer Internship in Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention! All currently matriculated Binghamton University undergraduate students who declare a GMAP minor and are in good academic standing are eligible. 

For more information and to apply, check out the job announcement on Handshake.
For more information about the Institute for Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention, go to I-GMAP's website.

College of Community and Public Affairs (CCPA) Latin American Partnership Fund 
This fund has support available for graduate or undergraduate Binghamton University students of all academic majors interested in participating in a CCPA-based study abroad program Latin America such as the Peru Service-Learning program. Support is also available for CCPA students interested in any Binghamton University education abroad opportunity in Latin America. Applications are considered on a rolling basis. 

Download the application here

Weigand Scholarship
Students with a major or minor in Binghamton University's German program are encouraged to apply for this scholarship primarily awarded for participation in the Graz and Leipzig programs. Click here or visit the department of German and Russian Studies for more information. 

Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development
Are you interested in pursuing an unpaid education abroad summer internship but don't know how you can fund it? Check out the Student Affairs Internship Fund administered through the Fleishman Center! Undergraduates with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who are U.S. citizens and have a current FAFSA on on file may receive between $500 and $5000 dollars to help offset internship costs. Visit the Student Affairs Internship Fund webpage from more information on how to apply.

For more information regarding Binghamton based scholarships,  and national and external scholarships, please visit the tabs at the left or on the scholarships landing page.