Penn Summer Abroad





Application for a Summer Abroad Fellowship

University of Pennsylvania undergraduates who currently receive financial aid are eligible to apply for fellowship funds to participate in a Penn Summer Abroad program. Recipients are selected with consideration to academic standing, financial need, and demonstrated motivation for participating in a study abroad program.

William A. Levi Travel Fellowship: for all programs

For information on external scholarships, click here.

Application Deadline: February 28, 2014

Eligibility

  • University of Pennsylvania undergraduates who receive need-based financial aid during the 2013-2014 academic year
  • Have been admitted or are in the process of applying to a 2014 Penn Summer Abroad program. Admission to the program is required prior to the fellowship awards are announced but students may apply prior to receiving their admission decision.

The Fellowship

  • Recipients are selected with consideration to academic standing, financial need, and demonstrated motivation for participating in a study abroad program.
  • Awards typically cover all or part of the cost of the program fee.
  • Fellowship recipients who withdraw from the program forfeit the award. If the program is canceled, the student may not apply the award to any other coursework or program.
  • Awards will be announced by Friday, March 28, 2014. Recipients will be notified via e-mail.

Application Instructions

  • Complete the short form below
  • Attach the essay
  • Submit

Questions?

Call 215-746-7075 or write to summerabroad@sas.upenn.edu

Application

Personal Information
Permission to Review Records

Academic standing and financial need are considered as part of the selection criteria.

Essay

Respond to the following questions on a word document and upload:

1. How you will benefit from participation in the program; how it fits with your overall academic goals.
2. Why, in financial terms, you need the award and how you would finance other costs involved to participate in the program.