Scholarships & Aid

Below you will find updated information on scholarships available to apply for to assist with the costs of studying abroad. For information on Financial Aid and Study Abroad – click here.

Scholarship Opportunities

  • Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship: Scholarships will be up to $5,000 per semester and are not limited to specific programs, destinations, or fields of study. FEA will award funds for students planning to study abroad on academically rigorous programs with a preference for underrepresented students.
  • LIVfund Scholarship: The scholarship competition is open to anyone over the age of 18 interested in learning, interning or volunteering abroad in Latin America.
  • TUSA Scholarship: Ambassador Summer Scholarship Program in Taiwan – No language requirement. 3.0 GPA or higher.
  • Diversity Abroad Achievement Scholarship ā€“ offered by AIFS: Scholarships are only available for students participating in a study, intern, volunteer or language immersion program abroad offered by a partner organization . Economically disadvantaged students, African-American, Asian-American, Hispanic/Latino and Native-American students are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Middle Eastern Studies Grant: for students interested in studying or researching in the any Middle Eastern Countries. Deadline: November 1st
  • TALK: Teach and Learn in Korea: funds 300 TaLK Scholars each semester to teach conversational English in rural Korean elementary schools. The program provides a 1-month orientation for the TaLK Scholars in addition to round-trip airfare, a settling-in allowance, a monthly living stipend of approximately $1,300, health insurance and organized trips to historical locations in Korea.
  • DAAD Scholarships: for undergraduate, graduate, and other scholars interested in Germany and transatlantic cooperation.
  • Critical Language Program Scholarships: If you are interested in studying Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Turkish, or other critical languages, please click on the link to find out more about scholarships available.

Research Additional Scholarship Opportunities Below
Below you can find information about available financial aid and scholarships. This list is by no means exhaustive! If you find a great link that we have missed, let us know and we will add it to our page. For more information about UALR scholarships please go to

It is also possible to take out private education loans, though this should only be done if all other sources of funding are exhausted. A few providers are listed below, though there are many more. If this is an option you would like to pursue, it is also a good idea to contact your bank to find out their rates, policies, and availability.

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