Apply for our annual study abroad scholarship

We believe every student should have the opportunity to study abroad. Our Beyond the Classroom Scholarship is one way we help make that possible. This year, we're awarding over $20,000 worth of scholarships to select students so they can enjoy meaningful global experiences—and your lessons can come to life.

To be eligible you must be:
1. Enrolled on an EF College Study Tours program.
2. 18 years of age or older.
3. A part-time or full-time student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program. View our full terms and conditions here.

To Apply:
1. Write a brief essay (no more than 250 words) answering the questions, "What perspectives do you think will be challenged by traveling? What new perspectives do you expect to bring home with you?"
2. Complete the Beyond the Classroom Scholarship application.
3. Submit the application by the deadline specified below.



Beyond the Classroom Scholarship application deadline

Beyond the Classroom Scholarship application deadlines are based on students' program departure date as outlined below. 

Program Departure Date

Application Deadline

October 2017 through January 2018                    July 31st, 2017 
February 2018 through May 2018 October 31st, 2017 
June 2018 through July 2018 January 31st, 2018