The UCLA International Institute is pleased to announce the European Undergraduate Study Abroad Scholarship.  The Fund was established in 2017, and made possible by a generous gift from Mr. Jonathan Fragodt ’91. For Winter/Spring 2024, the fund will provide one $2,500 scholarship for a UCLA students from any academic background to study abroad in Europe. Students attending a program in the UK should apply to the UK Undergraduate Study Abroad Scholarship.

Application Period

Summer/Fall Programs January 5, 2024 March 1, 2024
Winter/Spring Programs September 25, 2023 November 15, 2023

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be a UCLA student attending a UCLA or UCEAP program in Europe (except the United Kingdom) for at least one academic term (i.e. summer, quarter, semester or year abroad);
  • Applicants should not have previously studied abroad nor have significant foreign travel experience;
  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need;
  • Applicants must have maintained a minimum 3.0 GPA at the time of application;
  • Students participating in virtual programs are not eligible.

Please note that these scholarships will be awarded through a competitive application process. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate that the experience of studying abroad will have a great impact both academically and personally. Students must comply with program registration/application deadlines to be eligible for this scholarship.

Application Instructions

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  • Complete the General Application.
  • When application opens for your program term, complete additional scholarship-specific questions

Applications will be reviewed by the UCLA IEO Scholarship Committee. Award announcements will be made mid-March for summer/fall programs and mid-December for winter/spring programs.