Awards & Scholarships

  • UNLV International Programs offers scholarships to UNLV & USAC students. Deadlines are approximately February for the following summer term, March for the following fall semester, and October for the following spring semester. Scholarships are available for students enrolled in UNLV sponsored programs only.

  • Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and administered by the Institute of International Education, this program enables students who have limited financial means to participate in study abroad opportunities world wide. For more information, visit the Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship website.

  • Freeman-Asia awards are administered by the Institute of International Education through the support of the Freeman Foundation. Eligible study programs must be a minimum of 8 weeks. Freeman-Asia awards benefits are determined by the length of the program. Awards are paid directly to the student. For more information, visit the Freeman-Asia's website.

  • The U.S. Congress created the Fulbright Program in 1946, immediately after World War II, to foster mutual understanding among nations through educational and cultural exchanges. For more information, visit the Fulbright Student Programs website.

  • The U.S. Congress created the Fulbright Program in 1946, immediately after World War II, to foster mutual understanding among nations through educational and cultural exchanges. For more information, visit the the Fulbright Scholar Programs website.

  • Information on the National Security Education Program for Undergraduate & Graduate Students is available from the Office of International Programs. As with all sources of funding, the UNLV Office of International Programs recommends that you read and understand all information and requirements associated with grants prior to applying. For more information, visit the NSEP website.

  • As part of its efforts to recognize and encourage academic achievement in all disciplines, The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi sponsors a Study Abroad Grant competition. Phi Kappa Phi encourages qualified undergraduates in all areas of study to apply. Each year, Phi Kappa Phi awards 50 Study Abroad grants of $1,000 each. For more information, visit the Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grants website.