IWL Study Abroad Scholarship

This scholarship is not available in 2022.

The Institute of World Languages (IWL) aims to support undergraduate students who have demonstrated a sincere devotion to their language education, as well as a deeper interest in, and commitment to the learning of any world language taught at the University of Virginia. Scholarship awards may go up to $3000 and will be commensurate with the number and quality of applications.

Award recipients are expected to share their experience with the UVA community through writing, photography, or video.

Eligibility & Application

Spring Semester Application Deadline: October 15
Summer, Fall Semester, Year Application Deadline: February 15

Successful applicants must:

  • Be a currently enrolled undergraduate student
  • Maintain good academic and disciplinary standing with a GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Participate in a credit-bearing education abroad program for a summer, semester or year
  • Be approved to participate (a program application must be in progress by the scholarship application deadline)