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The Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship awards up to $5,000 to students who receive Federal Pell Grants to study abroad.

Students who attend this event should have a specific study abroad program and/or host country of interest.

 The SOP essay asks applicants to be specific in describing their individual reasons for studying abroad. Applicants must address ALL of the questions below, in no particular order: (max of 7,000 characters)

  • How will studying or interning abroad help you achieve your future academic or professional goals?
  • Why did you select your specific program and host country?
  • How are you academically prepared to be a successful scholar abroad? If you have faced significant academic difficulties, tell us about those and how you are overcoming them.
  • What examples of knowledge, skills, and experiences will you draw on to meet the challenges of going abroad?

Important: Attending this workshop also fulfills one of the requirements for the LMU Gilman Incentive Grant for Study Abroad.

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