Global Opportunities – study abroad scholarships

The GO! and Fritz Scholarships are open to UW undergraduates from all three campuses and offer awards of $2000 – $5000 to support study abroad.

· The applications are online at

· To apply for the GO!, students must be residents of WA state and eligible for Pell Grants or Husky Promise.

· To apply for the Fritz, students must be declared social science or humanities majors with at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

The deadline for GO! and Fritz applications is Thursday, April 24 at 5pm.

· Students studying abroad during summer, early fall, or fall 2014 should apply now.

· Students studying abroad in winter or spring 2015 should apply at our next deadline in November.

We’re offering information sessions and drop-in advising to answer student questions and provide application feedback.

· Info sessions are Tuesday, 4/8 at 3:30pm in Schmitz 450 and Thursday, 4/17 at 3:30pm in ECC 308.

· Advising is available at our drop-in hours: Tuesdays 3-5pm in MGH171, Wednesdays 10-11am in MGH171, and Thursdays 2-4pm in Schmitz 459.

· Students are welcome to email goglobal with questions.

We invite all students interested in study abroad (and advisers too!) to our next Study Abroad Meet & Greet on Thursday, 4/17 from 4:30 – 5:30pm in ECC 308.

· GO! and Fritz Scholars just back from their studies abroad will be there to talk about their experiences and answer questions.

· Delicious international snacks will be served!

Global Opportunities flyer spring14.pdf

Meet & Greet flyer spring 14.pdf

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