Professional Studies and Fine Arts

Professional Studies and Fine Arts

Study Abroad Scholarships

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

The Gilman Scholarship Program aims to diversify the kinds of students who study and intern abroad and the countries and regions where they go by offering awards to U.S. undergraduates who might otherwise not participate due to financial constraints.

Please visit the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for more information.

Boren Awards for International Study

Boren Scholarships, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East.

Please visit the Boren Awards for International Study for more information.

Rainbow Scholarship (LGBT Students)

This scholarship will be awarded to a deserving Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender students who aims to participate in a high-quality, rigorous education abroad program. Applicants must meet general Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) scholarship eligibility requirements & preferences. Students interested in being considered for this annual scholarship should indicate this through their application forms.

Please visit the Rainbow Scholarship (LGBT Students) for more information.

Rotary Scholarship

From scholarships to a local music camp to full graduate fellowships, Rotary offers many ways to support your education. For young leaders who embody our belief of service above self, many local Rotary clubs provide academic scholarships for undergraduate, graduate, and even international study to students in their area.

Please visit the Rotary Scholarship for more information.

Fulbright Scholarship

Please visit the Fulbright Scholarship for more information.

Latin America Fund Scholarship

This scholarship is for students studying in Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, Venezuela for at least one week.

Please visit the Latin America Fund Scholarship for more information.

DiversityAbroad Scholarship has partnered with several organizations to offer study abroad grants and scholarships to Minority/Low-Income students.

Please visit the DiversityAbroad Scholarship for more information.

Turkish Coalition of America Scholarships

The Turkish Coalition of America awards up to 100 scholarships per year for African American, Hispanic American, Native American and Filipino America students. These scholarships are awarded to eligible undergraduate and graduate students who have been accepted to a university in Turkey, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) or in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH).

Please visit the Turkish Coalition of America Scholarships for more information.

Freeman Awards for Study in Asia

Students interested in studying in Asia and have financial need should apply to the Freeman Asia Scholarship. Freeman Asia provides need-based funding to assist the recipient with the cost of the study abroad program and related expenses including airfare, basic living costs, local transportation and books. Applications for spring are due in early November of each year.

Please visit the Freeman Awards for Study in Asia for more information.

German Chancellor Fellowship

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s German Chancellor Fellowship Program is targeted at university graduates from the United States, Russia, China, Brazil and India who have an international outlook and initial leadership experience. It addresses prospective decision-makers, multipliers and thought leaders from a broad range of professional fields such as politics, public administration and business as well as society and culture. The fellowships give them the opportunity to spend a year in Germany networking with other prospective leaders from abroad, who are also sponsored by the Humboldt Foundation, and to explore new solutions to the global issues of our times. With this programme Germany once again presents itself as a destination of choice for intercultural dialogue and as a meeting place for the international leaders of tomorrow.

Please visit the German Chancellor Fellowship for more information.

Consulate General of Mexico Scholarship

The Consulate General of Mexico in San Diego would like to share with you the study abroad opportunity that the Government of Mexico is offering to foreign nationals.

Please visit the Consulate General of Mexico Scholarship for more information.

Phi Kappa Phi Undergraduate Study Abroad Grants

Are you planning to study abroad and interested in scholarship funding? You may apply for a study abroad grant from the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, even if you are not a member of Phi Kappa Phi!

Please visit the Phi Kappa Phi Undergraduate Study Abroad Grants for more information.

For more information, please contact:

    Giancarlo Taylor
    Director of International Programs
    Professional Studies and Fine Arts
    San Diego State University
    5500 Campanile Drive
    San Diego, CA 92182-4505
    phone: 619-594-0929
    fax: 619-594-6974
    office number: PSFA 223
    email: Giancarlo Taylor

Fall 2018 Office Hours:

    Tuesday, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Thursday, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
        - and by appointment