Applicants for the Study Away Programs Scholarship must meet the following requirements:
Be a participant in one of the following MSU Study Away Programs: Washington DC, Freshmen Seminar, Hawaii, Las Vegas, New York, Traverse City
Achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.0 at the time of application (recommended).
If the applicant withdraws or is dismissed from MSU’s Study Away Program, funds will be withdrawn.
Applicants for the Study Away Programs Scholarship must submit the following application materials:
A completed Application for the Study Away Programs Scholarship.
A 1-2 page essay explaining the importance of the program to the applicant and how the scholarship will assist the applicant in participating in the MSU Study Away Program. (This should NOT be the same essay submitted with program application.)
A completed Reference Form from a faculty member or academic advisor. Our office will send your reference(s) the link to fill out a reference form. Please inform them ahead of time.
Summer Programs March 1
Summer Programs June 16 (Freshmen Seminar)
Fall Programs March 1
Spring Programs (Spring Break) January 15
Note: If the deadline falls on a weekend, applications will be accepted through the following Monday.