Freeman Awards for Study in Asia

The Freeman Awards for Study in Asia are for students studying in the specified Asian countries listed on their website. The study abroad program must be at least 8 weeks in one of those listed countries and will have intensive language study during that period. For a full review of requirements, deadlines and application information, please visit this website


Pitt Business International Scholarships

Pitt Business typically offers nearly $300,000 annually in scholarship funds for study abroad through the generous gifts of many donors. Awards are granted on the basis of academic merit, financial need, disciplinary record on campus, and career goals. Award amounts range from $500-$1,500 depending on program. Please learn more about the specific funders below.

To qualify for a Pitt Business International Programs Scholarship, students must be or complete the following:

Plus3 Pitt Johnstown Business

Plus3 is students' first chance to study abroad at Pitt. This two-week, three-credit interdisciplinary experience includes group travel with Pitt students, a Pitt faculty member, and a Pitt Program Assistant to one of seven locations. Students will be provided with a firsthand glimpse of globalization through industry-specific company tours, Q&A sessions with executives, academic lectures, and cultural visits.  

Asia Institute Scholarships for Pennsylvania Students

The Asia Institute has recently launched a scholarship of $2,000 in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Council for International Education (PaCIE) to support learning experiences for students traveling to Asia. This scholarship is open to any student from a university and/or college in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, who is enrolled in an Asia based study abroad experience next year.


To learn more about the scholarship guidelines and how to apply, please visit

INSA Lyon: European Perspectives in Engineering

Spend 4 weeks studying at one of France's most prolific engineering schools! Located within the Science and Technological Park of la Doua in Villeurbanne, the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, Lyon (INSA Lyon) is ranked among the top universities of science and technology in Europe. INSA Lyon offers engaging summer courses in English.
During the 4-week summer program you will learn about European perspectives in engineering and innovation where you can choose from one of two tracks: Connected Devices and Smart Systems or Management and Innovation in Europe.