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. 

October 2020 Deadline status notifications have been sent via e-mail. Please log in to your account to view your status. The application for the March 2021 Deadline application will open in mid-January 2021.

The March 2021 Deadline application will open in mid-January 2021 for applicants whose programs start between May 1, 2021 to April 30, 2022. This cycle encompasses Summer 2021, Fall 2021, Academic Year 2021-2022, and Spring 2022 programs. Please check back later to begin your application and visit the Gilman website at for more information about the scholarship.

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


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