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Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship

Important Dates

National Application Deadline (Application Period): 
Friday, April 15, 2022

Eligibility

Open to: 
Undergraduates
Eligibility requirements: 
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

  • Full time undergraduate student in good standing

  • Have applied to/been accepted to a study abroad program

Application

Application Process: 

Timeline

The Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship does not have a campus process. The national deadline is typically in April (Fall) or November (Spring). The application process is lengthy and requires many months of preparation.

Should I apply?

Important information, which can help you determine if the Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship is right for you, can be found here: https://stanford.box.com/Should-I-Apply-General-Handout

Additional information on the Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship, including application criteria, can be found at: http://www.tortugabackpacks.com/pages/study-abroad-scholarship#application

Additional Information

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How the ORC can help

After reading this website and the official Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship website you should attend an information session. Info sessions can be found at http://bechtel.stanford.edu/overseas-scholarships

Amount Awarded: 
$1,000

About the Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship

The Tortuga Backpacks Study Abroad Scholarship was created to help young students experience amazing trips and is awarded biannually to passionate students who want to explore the world beyond the college campus. The winner will receive $1000 and a Tortuga Travel Backpack. The scholarship may be used for tuition, room and board, books, or travel during the study abroad period. Funds will be sent directly to the winner's study abroad program or university. In cases where this is not possible, alternative arrangements will be made.

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Duration: 
< 1 year
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