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WU Office of International Programs Scholarships
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring,
Spring Break,
Summer
Homepage: Click to visit
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2015 10/15/2014 10/16/2014 TBA TBA
 NOTE: 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 to be considered for this scholarship.
Spring Break 2015 02/01/2015 02/02/2015 TBA TBA
Fall 2015 03/01/2015 03/02/2015 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2015 03/01/2015 03/02/2015 TBA TBA
Summer 2015 03/27/2015** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
 NOTE: 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 to be considered for this scholarship.
Spring 2016 10/15/2015 10/16/2015 TBA TBA
Spring Break 2016 02/01/2016 02/02/2016 TBA TBA
Fall 2016 03/01/2016 03/02/2016 TBA TBA
Summer 2016 03/01/2016 03/02/2016 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2016 03/01/2016 03/02/2016 TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Other prerequisites: Completed at least 12 WU hours at the time of applying, Enrolled at Washburn University as a degree - seeking student at the time of applying Minimum GPA: 2.0
Open to Non-WU Students: No
Program Description:
Before applying for a scholarship you must have submitted a Study Abroad Program Application.

Washburn University Office of International Programs administers two scholarships through one online scholarship application.  Applicants may apply for ONE of the following scholarships offered through the Office of International Programs.

1. IP (International Programs Scholarship):
Funds provided by the Office of International Programs through generous support of donors including Geneva Seybold.  Available to WU undergraduate and graduate students.  Awards up to $1,000.

2. IE - WTE (International Education Washburn Transformational Experience Scholarship): 
Review IE-WTE Pre & Post Program Requirements Here

Funds provided by Washburn University for students completing the International Education Washburn Transformational Experience.  Available to undergraduate students.  Awards up to $2,000.  Note:  Students are eligible to receive funding for only one WTE program.

The amount of award is recommended based on such factors as cost and length of the program, number of applicants, and available funds.  Additional amount may be awarded based on the strength of the application, which typically includes academic merit, statement of purpose, and recommendations.

Eligibility:

The applicant must:
  • be a currently enrolled degree-seeking student at WU at the time of applying
  • have completed at least 12 WU hours with a minimum GPA of 2.0 at the time of applying
  • NOT have graduated before the program departs unless the course associated with the program is required for graduation.
    Examples:
    • A student who graduates in May going on a program in June that has no course associated is NOT eligible for scholarship.
    • A student who graduates in May going on a program in June whose course association is not required for graduation is NOT eligible for scholarship.

 Estimated Scholarship Award Amounts and Priority Dates:
Length of Program IP Award IE-WTE Award Deadline Notification
Short Term
(programs shorter than one semester in length)
$500 $700 - $1,000 Mar. 1 - Summer & Fall

October 15 - Spring
Early April

Early November
Semester $700 $1,000 - $1,500
Academic Year $1,000 $1,500 - $2,000


Late applications will not be considered. Be sure to start your application early and complete it by the stated deadlines. Click on the Apply Now button on this page to apply for the study abroad scholarships listed above.

Financial Aid
In most cases, scholarships, grants and loans you receive to attend Washburn can be applied to your study abroad program.  Visit the WU Financial Aid Office for more information:  Morgan Hall Room 267, 785-670-1079.


Application Procedures
Applicants who have not begun an online Bods Abroad application for a study abroad program will not be eligible for the scholarship.  All applicants program statement of prupose and recommendation letters will be reveiwed by the WU OIP Scholarship Committee.  Click the 'Apply Now' button to begin the Schoalrship Applciation process.