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USAC Scholarships: Dr. Marianne Cooley Study Abroad Scholarship (China)

Dr. Marianne Cooley is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Houston who has served as a USAC Visiting Professor on both the Chengdu and Shanghai, China programs. Degree-seeking students attending the Chengdu or Shanghai, China programs with a minimum 2.5 GPA are eligible for this scholarship, which will be awarded each semester. Preference will be given to yearlong students.

Application Procedure:

Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines:

  • January/Spring 2020 Programs: October 15, 2019
  • Summer/Fall 2020: March 2020 (exact deadline to be announced)

How to Apply:

  1. Apply to a USAC Study Abroad Program (if you have not already)
  2. Please note that it can take 3-5 business days after submitting your application to receive access to your USAC Student Gateway Account
  3. Log in to your USAC Student Gateway Account and complete the 'Scholarship Application: Optional Form' in the '7+ Months Before Program Start' section under your documents tab
  4. Your scholarship application will be processed so you are considered for as many of the below USAC Scholarships as possible
  5. If you are eligible for a USAC Affiliate University Scholarship, you will apply directly through your home university