Gilman Scholarship

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship supports Pell-eligible undergraduate students with substantial financial assistance (up to $5,000) to study or intern abroad, plus an additional $3,000 for the study of a Critical Need Language.

At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Gilman Scholarship applicants are supported by a partnership between the UNL Office of Global Experiences and the Office of Undergraduate Research & Fellowships.

Lucy Peterkin, APIAbroad business and social sciences program in Lisbon, Portugal

Gary Marshall, Semester at University of the Arts London

Attend a 30-minute interactive workshop to plan your study abroad adventure.

Browse the available study abroad programs and host countries.

Meet with a Global Experiences Advisor and determine my program budget.

Gilman applicants write 3 essays:

Statement of Purpose

Building Mutual Understanding

Follow-On Service Project Proposal

Discuss essay drafts with a Fellowships Advisor.

In 2021-22, UNL had a record 54 Gilman Scholarship Recipients!