International Study Grants Available for Students
Effective Date: January 1, 2009
All College of Health Sciences students who complete a study abroad academic and/or clinical experience approved by the student’s professional program and by Education Abroad at UK and for which they receive academic credit will be eligible for a College of Health Sciences Student International Study Grant. This grant will provide $500 for any student completing an approved activity of at least one week (7 days, including direct travel) and an additional $100 for each full week beyond the initial week up to a maximum of $800.
Students seeking a grant must follow established timelines and procedures for approval by their professional program and complete the application process required by both the CHS Office of Student Affairs and Education Abroad at UK. To receive the grant, students must complete the attached CHS Student International Study Grant Reimbursement Request and provide it to the Business Office along with original receipts up to the amount for which they qualify within 30 days of their return from the study abroad experience. Students receiving grants remain eligible for additional scholarships and awards through UK Education Abroad and other agencies.
*Submit the completed Reimbursement Request with signatures and original travel receipts pertaining to your international study abroad experience to the CHS Business Office within 30 days of your return.