Gilman Scholarship Info Sessions

Monday, September 25, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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The Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Program is open to U.S. citizen undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide.

Attend a Gilman Scholarship Information Session hosted by the UI Study Abroad office to learn about the application process. All are welcome to attend whether you’re planning to apply for the current application session or are thinking about studying abroad in future sessions.

Gilman Scholarship Information Sessions will be offered in a virtual format. All participants must have an email address at the University of Iowa ( to access the Zoom session.

Choose the session you wish and join

  • Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2–3 p.m.
  • Thursday, Sept. 14, 10:30–11:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2–3 p.m.
  • Thursday, Sept. 21, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Lunch hour drop-in for questions
  • Monday, Sept. 25, 10:30–11:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2–3 p.m.
  • Friday, Sept. 29, 10–11 a.m.
  • Tuesday, Oct. 3, 1–4:30 p.m. Drop-In for questions, essay discussion
  • Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2–6 p.m. Drop-In for questions, essay discussion
  • Thursday, Oct. 5, 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Drop-In for questions, essay discussion

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship program website provides application details. You'll find helpful information on this website including eligibility requirements, program statistics, the application process, guidelines for submission of essays, selection criteria, and many additional resources.