Study Abroad Scholarships - Barcelona Student in Morocco

Please note that to be eligible for IES Abroad financial aid, you must apply to and attend an IES Abroad program.  Apply early - funds are limited.

Study Abroad Scholarships & Financial Aid Options

Need-Based Aid

Receive your need-based aid before you're accepted!

Donor-Funded Scholarships

Scholarships created through the generosity of various donors.

Diversity Scholarships

For students from diverse backgrounds, including first generation college students.

Public University Grants

Students from public universities that are members of our Consortium receive an automatic $2,000 credit (fall or spring programs only).

Partner University Scholarships

Scholarships for IES Abroad students offered by our partner institutions abroad.

Boren and Gilman Scholarship Support Grants

Additional support for recipients of a Boren or Gilman Scholarship.

Special Discounts

Special discounts for consecutive IES Abroad semester, year, or summer programs.

Disability Grants

For students whose disabilities incur additional costs that prevent an affordable experience.


I cannot fully express my gratitude for the IES Abroad Scholarship. During a time of economic uncertainty, when my father lost his job and my college education became increasingly more burdensome, IES Abroad helped me go on a life-changing adventure.” Hope N.| IES Abroad Buenos Aires


Apply for study abroad scholarships and financial aid today!