Skip to content Skip to navigation

Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) Scholarship

Important Dates

National Application Deadline (Application Period): 
Friday, July 1, 2022


Open to: 
Eligibility requirements: 
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
  • Freshman – Senior undergraduate student
  • Studying abroad for minimum of 4 weeks
  • Credit for study abroad program must be approved by Stanford


Application Process: 


The Fund for Education Abroad Scholarships do not have a campus process. The national deadlines vary.

The deadline for Spring 2023  is Friday, July 1, 2022. The deadline for Summer 2023, Fall 2023 and AY 2023-24 is TBD (January 2023).

The application process is lengthy and requires many months of preparation.

Should I apply?

Important information, which can help you determine if the Fund for Education Abroad Scholarships are right for you, can be found here: 

More information on the Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship, including application criteria, can be found at:

In addition to the general scholarship, FEA has several other awards that students will be considered for if they meet the criteria. Please visit the FEA website ( )for more information.

Additional Information


How the ORC can help

After reading this website and the official Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) website, you should fill out the ORC Interest Form (located at either the top of this page or our ORC homepage). Next, attend an info session. The schedule for current info sessions can be found on the lower left of our ORC homepage:

Amount Awarded: 

Fund for Education Abroad 

The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) was established in 2010 to provide scholarships and ongoing support to students who are underrepresented in U.S. study abroad. Since then, FEA has awarded over $2 million in scholarships to more than 600 undergraduates.

Amount awarded varies: For full academic year programs: up to $10,000; Semester (fall or spring) programs: up to $5,000; Summer programs: minimum of $1,250 (pro-rated by number of week in-country)

< 1 year