Financial Aid and Scholarships

Financial aid and scholarships can help with the cost of studying abroad. UMKC students have won scholarships to study and perform research overseas.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

You may be eligible to receive federal, state and UMKC-based student aid for a Study Abroad program. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the priority deadline. In addition, contact the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office once you receive your program acceptance. You will need to submit additional paperwork to request an adjustment to your Cost of Attendance.

Study Abroad Scholarships

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Application tips 

Follow our application tips for scholarhips that require a separate application.

Fellowship Programs

You may apply for a fellowship with its own study abroad program. These national fellowships are highly competitive, prestigious awards with a complex application process.  

View UMKC-supported competitive fellowships (PDF)

Fellowship proposal resources