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Scholarships for SUNY Plattsburgh Study Away Programs

Do you plan to study abroad on a SUNY Plattsburgh program?  If so, you are in luck!  Thanks to our generous GEO partners and supporters, we have several scholarship opportunities available for you.  Please see the information below and contact us if you have any questions or would like to apply.    

Bond University Scholarship

Up to $8,000 in scholarships are available for Plattsburgh students accepted to study at Bond University in fall 2016.  Bond offers excellent academic opportunities and access to the beautiful Gold Coast.  To apply for this award, please submit the Bond scholarship application along with a completed study abroad application by March 15.     

SUNY- Santander Bank Global Scholarship for Study in Spain

As part of the generous SUNY-Santander Global Scholars program, Plattsburgh is able to offer students the opportunity to apply for funding to study at the University of Deusto in Bilbao, Spain. Up to $2,500 in awards are available for summer 2016 and up to $5,000 in awards are available for fall 2016. Scholarship applications are due by March 15. Students must also have completed a study abroad application for the University of Deusto (summer of fall 2016) to be eligible. 

Dodie Giltz Family International Travel Award

Up to $3,000 in scholarships are available for Plattsburgh students accepted to study on a Plattsburgh study abroad program.  We are honored to extend this generous gift from Dodie Giltz and her family, who been instrumental in the internationalization of our campus.  To apply, please submit the Giltz Family Travel Award application along with a completed study abroad application. 

The Rosenberg Pathways to Peace Awards

Up to $500 in scholarships are available for a SUNY Plattsburgh participant on each of the short-term study abroad programs offered by SUNY Plattsburgh faculty each semester.  Mr. Rosenberg’s generous support of Plattsburgh’s study abroad programs is rooted in his desire to spread international understanding and peace.  These awards honor his legacy as well as the extraordinary work of our globally minded faculty.   To apply, please submit the Rosenberg Pathways to Peace application with the application for the faculty-led program in which you would like to participate by the appropriate deadline.  Visit the short-term program page on our website for information on the program options.   

The Drs. Horace and Gail Judson Endowed Scholarship

Up to $2,000 in scholarships are available for a SUNY Plattsburgh student accepted to study on a Plattsburgh study abroad program.  As a distinguished former president of SUNY Plattsburgh, Dr. Horace Judson, and his accomplished wife, Dr. Gail Judson, endeavored to facilitate global education for all of our university’s students.  We are honored to promote this award to qualified students with demonstrated financial need and/or those from backgrounds underrepresented on study abroad programs. To apply, please submit the Judson Endowed Scholarship application along with a completed study abroad application.  

Killam Fellowship for Study In Canada

One $5000 per semester scholarship is available for a SUNY Plattsburgh student who plans to study abroad in Canada.  The scholarship includes an allowance for in-country travel and health insurance, as well as travel and accommodation for an orientation in Ottawa and a spring seminar in Washington, D.C.  To apply, please review the information flyer and contact the program administrators on campus.   

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Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like more information about study abroad and exchange opportunities at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact us at:

Global Education Office
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901

Phone: (518) 564-3287
Toll-Free Phone: (800) 388-6784
Fax: (518) 564-3292

Location: We are on the second floor of the Kehoe Administration Building on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus.