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
Business School Scholarship
Business students may be eligible for scholarships for this program. Students who have not previously received study abroad scholarships from the Business School will have priority for scholarship awards. For more information and application instructions, visit: https://business.ku.edu/scholarships-study-abroad
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. Business Statement of Purpose
b. 2 General Recommendation
c. Verification of Minimum GPA Requirement
d. Unofficial Transcript or Advising Report
e. Authorization to Release Student Information
f. Student Conduct Verification
g. Financial Aid Questionnaire
For more detailed information about the application process, please visit our Application Process page.
Do more research of where you are planning to visit before going there - Amsterdam or Cologne are good examples - so that when you get there you can use your time more wisely.
It is important to go outside your comfort zone and explore! It's amazing how much you'll learn from strangers, and people in general.
The amount of fun we had while learning is unparalleled by any other class I've taken. My favorite part was experiencing a completely new environment every day and seeing advancing technologies that I could never imagine.