The UCLA Global Internship Program Scholarship will offer multiple scholarship awards of up to $3,000 each for UCLA students. Students participating in a virtual Global Internship will be eligible for awards of $1,000.

Application Period

December 15, 2023 January 30, 2024

Application Criteria

  • Applicants must be a UCLA undergraduate student participating in the UCLA Global Internship Program (Please note that students enrolled in the UCEAP Summer Global Internship Program are not eligible for this scholarship).
  • Applicants must be financial aid recipients at UCLA.
  • Applicants must have maintained a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA at the time of application.
  • Preference will be given to underrepresented minority students.

Scholarship Guidelines and Expectations

Scholarship winners will be asked to provide the following upon completion of their Global Internship Program:

  • Written testimonial on their experience for the IEO website
  • 10 high quality photos to be used for marketing purposes (required from students participating in the in-person programs only)
  • A short Reel for the UCLA  IEO Instagram account (i.e. a day in the life of a global intern).
  • Participation in panels, info sessions and/or orientations to highlight their experience to summer 2025 Global Internship Program applicants
  • Act as program Ambassadors for future Global Internship Program applicants (Summer 2025 program application cycle).

Please note that these scholarships will be awarded through a competitive application process. All eligible students are encouraged to apply and preference will be given to first generation students, underrepresented minority students and students who have not previously studied abroad.

Application Instructions

  • Login to
  • Complete the General Application.
  • Complete additional scholarship-specific questions.

Applications will be reviewed by the UCLA IEO Scholarship Committee. Applicants will be notified of decisions by mid-February.