Florence, ItalyThe SMCCCD Study Abroad office is happy to announce that the Gilman/ Gilman-McCain Scholarships are now open for programs taking place between the dates May 1, 2021- April 20, 2022. These scholarships are through the U.S. Department of State and offer students up to $5,000 to study abroad. They include both virtual and in-person study abroad opportunities. If you are a U.S. citizen and eligible for the Pell Grant, then the Gilman Scholarship is the one for you! If you are a child dependent of an active-duty military member and receive any type of Title IV Federal Financial Aid, you are eligible to apply for the Gilman-McCain Scholarship!

The application deadline for both scholarships is on March 2, 2021.

To learn more about how to apply please join the Gilman Scholarship Info Session with the study abroad office and a Gilman Scholarship alum:

Monday, February 10th at 5:00pm Pacific Time

Register for the info session at bit.ly/Gilman_SMCCCD

You can also schedule a one-on-one advising appointment with one of our study abroad advisors here.

SMCCCD Study Abroad is the district-wide study abroad program housed in the Global Learning Programs and Services Division at Skyline College. For more information about studying or interning abroad, faculty teach abroad opportunities, community travel for lifelong learners, visiting international faculty presenters and student scholarship opportunities, please contact Zaid Ghori at ghoriz@smccd.edu or (650) 738-7088 or Stephanie Wells at wellss@smccd.edu. You can also learn more by visiting the SMCCD Study Abroad Facebook page or Instagram page @smcccd_study_abroad.


Article by Kimiko Petsche

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *