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Global Education Opportunities Semester Grant Program
Program Terms: Fall,
Full Year,
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Program Description:

Global Education Opportunities (GEO)

Student Grant Program

GoldWVWVU Students participating in semester or full year study abroad programs through the Office of International Programs may apply for funding through GEO Grant funds. Funding requirements vary per fund. These may include financial need, academic success, residency requirements, etc.

GEO Grants receive support from these important endowments to the WVU Foundation:

Ralph and Dora Nelson International
Study Travel Endowment
Support of Study Abroad for American students seeking air transportation. Financial aid is only one of the criteria for selection of award recipients.

W. Gerald and Carolyn E. Blaney Endowment
WVU Students of the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Creative Arts participating in study abroad opportunities. Financial need is not the primary criteria for selection of award recipients.

Carter and Carolyn Jones Endowment
Support for WVU full-time, undergraduate students who are WV residents. Focus is study abroad and/or research abroad.  Academic excellence and/or financial aid are part of the criteria for selection of award recipients.

Gold & Blue Travelers Fund
Travel funds for full-time WVU students seeking a study abroad opportunity.

For more information for WVU Study Abroad opportunities, please visit:

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 11/15/2017
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018 03/15/2018 TBA TBA
Full Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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