This scholarship subsidizes expenses accompanied with involvement in a foreign study program in which students plan to study a foreign language. One or more scholarships ranging from $1,000 (summer programs), $2,000 (semester programs) or $3,000 (year programs) are available to UNL undergraduate and/or graduate students considering Summer 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014 or Academic Year 2013-2014 foreign study programs.
Qualifications to apply for the scholarship include:
1. Read, write, and speak a foreign language at a level that allows full pursuit for study or research abroad
2. Cumulative GPA of 3.0
3. Have completed at least 42 semester hours of undergraduate course work
4. Have worked to offset at least a portion of the cost of the student's college education using his or her own resources or can demonstrate being engaged in the university community, local community, or through volunteer or extra-curricular activities
Applications are due February 1, 2013. Apply online at educationabroad.unl.edu/scholarships.
Students interested in learning more about the Edythe Wiebers Scholarship or hearing about the study abroad experiences of students who have received the scholarship in the past are invited to attend the "Edythe Wiebers Scholarship Recipient Presentations" event on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 3:30 PM in the Nebraska Union.
If you have questions about this scholarship opportunity, please contact the Education Abroad Office at 402-472-5358, firstname.lastname@example.org, or in 420 University Terrace.
More details at: http://go.unl.edu/w34