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National Fellowships and Scholar Programs

Competition Details

Rainbow Scholarship

Goes By: Rainbow Scholarship
Fellowship Website

Awarded to LGBTQI students who aim to participate in a rigorous study abroad program as laid out by the Fund for Education Abroad.

Applicants must be planning to study abroad for at least four weeks within the calendar year. The scholarship is administered via the Fund for Education Abroad, and falls under one of their "dedicated scholarships."

Award Value

Up to 15 scholarships are given annually, of up to $10,000 each.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Minimum Grade Point Average


US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Academic Areas:
Areas of Interest: Underrepresented populations, Summer Opportunity, Study Abroad
Language Funding Optional
Location Abroad

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Rainbow Scholarship Spring Application Deadline
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
12 p.m. EST

Rainbow Scholarship Fall, Summer, Academic Year Application Deadline
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
12 p.m. EST

Last updated: September 5, 2017

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