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  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: KU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 10/14/2018 TBA TBA
IMPORTANT DATE INFORMATION: In addition to completing the scholarship application by the deadline listed above,
students must also have started a study abroad program application through the Office of Study Abroad
to be considered for this scholarship.

Program Description:

The Joan Fowler Kessler Watkins Women Study Abroad Scholarship is designed to provide funding to financially needy study abroad students living in Watkins Scholarship Hall.

One $500 scholarship will be awarded annually.

The recipient must:

  1. live in Watkins Scholarship Hall both before and after her study abroad program.
  2. have completed foreign language coursework at KU relevant to her study abroad program
  3. have applied to a summer, semester or longer study abroad program in a country in which English is not the primary language
  4. have completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the term abroad and have financial need as determined by the FAFSA

Students meeting the above criteria who plan to study abroad in the Academic Year, Fall or Spring are encouraged to apply.

Application Procedures

All applicants will be required to submit the following documents. Applicants who have not begun an application for a study abroad program will not be eligible for the scholarship.

  • Scholarship Essay
  • Unofficial Transcript or Advising Report