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 April, 2018.


CLICK HERE to apply for the Study Abroad Scholarship -  December Selection. (15 December deadline)  If prompted, the Program Key is GKJoanNelsonDec.

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.
Monday 07 August 2017
Friday 15 December 2017
  • 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, 15 December.
  • 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.