Study Abroad Award

Study Abroad Awards are used to recognize Hagan Scholars for outstanding academic achievement. Recipients will have the opportunity to visit and explore another country, meet its people, and experience its culture, art, and history firsthand. Study abroad will enhance a resume and career opportunities. The award amount will pay all program costs including Tuition and Fees, Room and Board, Round Trip Airfare, and Incidental Expenses, up to $8,000.

Process
Eligible recipients are notified the fall semester of their third year of college and provided with a Study Abroad Application.

Eligibility Criteria
1. Must have achieved a 3.50 CGPA after the second year of college.  
2. Must have fulfilled all Scholarship Criteria and Recipient Responsibilities.
3. Must complete a Study Abroad Application.

Study Abroad Particulars
1. Must be arranged by recipient’s college or university or an alternate provider approved by HSF.
2. Must relate to recipient’s major or minor and enable recipient to earn at least two college credits. Study abroad credits cannot count toward the mandatory 30 credit hours to be completed each academic year.
3. Must occur during the winter intercession, during spring break, or, the following summer.
4. Must return home before the mandatory July Workshop.
5. Must write a report about the study abroad experience.

Study Abroad Awards
2018 – Fifty Five Recipients
Countries Visited:  Australia, Austria, Belize, Brazil, Bolivia, China, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, England, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greek Islands, Guatemala, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Peru, Roatan, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, Scandinavia, Sweden, Tanzania, Thailand.

Decisions made by HSF are final and not subject to appeal. Terms and Conditions are subject to change without notice.