Welcome to the 
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Application

The Gilman Scholarship Program is a program of the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, and is assisted in its implementation by the Institute of International Education (IIE). The Gilman Program provides grants for undergraduate U.S. citizens of limited financial means to study and intern abroad, thereby gaining skills critical to our national security and economic prosperity. 

March 2021 Deadline status notifications have been sent via e-mail. Please log into your account to view your status. The application for the October 2021 Deadline application will open in mid-August 2021.

The October 2021 Deadline application will open in mid-August 2021 for applicants whose programs start between December 1, 2021, to October 31, 2022. This cycle encompasses Spring 2022, Summer 2022, Fall 2022, and Academic Year 2022-2023 programs. The application deadline is Tuesday, October 5, 2021, at 11:59pm Pacific Time, and the advisor certification deadline is Tuesday, October 12, 2021. 

For more information on application cycles, please visit our Deadlines and Timelines page for more details.


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