The Fund for Education Abroad


The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) is an independent not-for-profit organization.  The FEA's mission is to expand the opportunities for US students to participate in education abroad programs through scholarships and grants.  Deadlines: The scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year have been awarded (summer 2015, fall 2015, and spring 2016).  The application process for the 2016-2017 academic year (summer 2016, fall 2016, spring 2017) will open on November 18, 2015.

The application deadline for the 2016-2017 cycle is January 18, 2016 at 11:59pm EST.  (Please note: there will be no exceptions made to this deadline.)

Goals and Objectives

  • To assist committed students in the acquisition of critical foreign language skills.

  • To cultivate American students' world awareness and appreciation of cultural differences through academic and experiential opportunities.

  • To support institutions and organizations active in socially responsible education abroad programs.

  • To recognize outstanding education abroad leaders.




Last updated: 11-05-15.