Carleton Global Engagement Program Scholarship

The scholarship is need-based, and aims to support broader access to study abroad opportunities through Carleton College. In order for the scholarship application to be reviewed, the applicant must have completed a Carleton Global Engagement program application by the application deadline. Scholarship awards range from $1000 to $3000.

Scholarship Eligibility

Undergraduate students in good academic standing currently enrolled at an accredited U.S. college or university may apply for this scholarship towards a Carleton Global Engagement study abroad program.

 Application Cycles and Deadlines

  • Fall 2020 (India, Tanzania, Europe)
    Applications are due on March 15, 2020.

Conditions of Global Engagement Scholarship Awards

  • Scholarship awards will be applied towards the final program fee payment.
  • Scholarship awards cannot be used to cover the program deposit ($500) or the first payment ($2000).
  • Scholarship awards cannot be redeemed for cash.
  • Scholarship awards must be applied to the program fees for the program to which the student has been accepted.
  • Scholarship awards cannot be deferred for use in the following year.
  • Carleton College will report scholarship awards to the Student Financial Services office and the Study Abroad office at the student's home institution.

Online Application Process

  1. Have a pdf of the following documents available to upload:

    * Your 2019-20 Student Aid Report (SAR), if applicable.
     This is a document you are provided after submitting the FAFSA. (Not required if you have never submitted the FAFSA (e.g. international students).)

    * Your 2019-20 financial aid award letter from your home institution.  

  2. Click on the “Apply Now” tab on this webpage and log in with the same username and password you used when applying for a Carleton Global Engagement program.
  3. Complete each of the elements on the application page and submit your application.
  4. Contact the Carleton College Off-Campus Studies office if you encounter any difficulties with the application.
    Tel: 507-222-4435
    Hours: Monday-Friday, 8AM-4:30PM Central Time

Scholarship applicants will be notified by email within three to four weeks of the scholarship deadline.