As part of First-Gen Celebration Week, the Global Engagement Team is pleased to announce the launch of a new scholarship program aimed at supporting first-generation students in their pursuit of study abroad.
The First-Gen Education Abroad Scholarship is a new program, funded by the Vice Provost for Engaged Learning’s Global Engagement Strategic Plan, launched in 2023. This scholarship is open to students who meet the following criteria:
Enrolled U-M Ann Arbor undergraduate student of any major
The application is live and can be found on M-Compass. Application elements include a questionnaire, unofficial transcript, Financial Aid award notice (if applicable), statement of purpose, and budget statement. The application deadline is Monday, December 4, 2023. Awardees will be notified by December 22, 2023.