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Diversity Abroad Overseas Ambassador Scholarship

The Overseas Ambassador Scholarship was formerly known as the Blogging Scholarship. Diversity Abroad, in cooperation with the AIFS Foundation, will offer $500 scholarships for fall and spring semesters as well as summer term. Five scholarships are available for each semester and two scholarships are available for summer. Students going abroad for the full fall, spring or summer terms are eligible to apply. Economically disadvantaged students, first-generation, students with disabilities and ethnic and racially diverse students are strongly encouraged to apply. Click "request information" above, or visit for application details and additional information.

Applications are due June 1st for Summer & Fall programs and November 1st for Spring programs.

Due to COVID-19 and the current status of global programs, scholarships will not be awarded for Fall 2020. Sign up for our newsletter at the bottom of this page under "Stay Connected" for updates and announcements about 2021 scholarships.

Program Eligibility

Academic Status:

Community College


Diversity Criteria:


Asian/Pacific Islander


First Generation





Native American

For Travel in:

All countries



  • All countries

Application Procedure:

The Diversity Abroad Overseas Ambassador Scholarship opens each September for the Spring term scholarships and in February for Fall/Summer terms. To apply, click the "Apply Now" on the top-right of this page.

Summer & Fall Deadline: June 1

Spring Deadline: November 1

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