Funding your Study Abroad Program
KU Study Abroad can do personalized financial aid and scholarship advising for students. Please visit 108 Lippincott Hall or call 785-864-3742 to set up an appointment. KU students who qualify for financial aid in the form of Stafford and/or other loans, Federal Grants, and KU or outside scholarships may apply the aid to the cost of a study abroad program.
KU Study Abroad supplemental scholarships are available to KU degree seeking students. Applications are available online. The scholarship application deadline is March 1 for Summer, March 15th for Fall and Academic Year programs and October 1 for Spring, Winter Break and Spring Break programs.
For additional scholarship opportunities visit: www.studyabroad.ku.edu/other-scholarship-opportunities
CIMBA also offers both merit- and need-based financial awards available for students attending the programs. Award amounts vary from year to year based on the number of applications received and funding available, however, typical awards range from $100-$1,500. Resident Intern positions are also available on campus in exchange for a reduced program fee.
All applicants will be required to complete several documents for each study abroad application. Below is a list of documents that will need to be completed for an application.
a. Apply through CIMBA
b. Verification of Minimum GPA Requirement
c. Authorization to Release Student Information
d. Student Conduct Verification
e. Financial Aid Questionnaire
f. Academic Plan & Approval Form
For more detailed information about the application process, please visit our Application Process page.
For more information contact:
The University of Kansas, Office of Study Abroad
108 Lippincott Hall
Lawrence, KS 66045