Details for Joan Nelson Study Abroad Scholarship

Joan Nelson Study Abroad Scholarship

1.)   A description of the planned program abroad.  Submit no more than 2 pages.  This can come directly from the study abroad program.

2.)   A 1 page personal statement discussing your rationale for study abroad.

3.)   Résumé/CV

4.)   A current and comprehensive academic transcript. 

5.)  A letter of recommendation from someone in the academic community.



All winners and non-winners will be notified via email up to 120 days following the listed application deadline date, which will be no later than 15 October 2019


CLICK HERE to apply for the Study Abroad Scholarship -  June Selection. (17 June deadline)  If prompted, the Program Key is GKJoanNelsonJune.

Emphasis will be placed on how studying abroad will assist the student in their future goals, as well as desire for trip and planned outcomes.
Tuesday 08 January 2019
Monday 17 June 2019
  • Full Time or Part Time undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate student who are currently enrolled in a study abroad program.
  • Must be enrolled in a degree-granting program at time of application deadline, 17 June.
  • Must be a Golden Key member
  • Study abroad experience must count towards current academic credits

Study abroad program cannot have been completed prior to the application deadline date.