NC State is dedicated to giving all students access to life-changing international experiences through increased scholarship support for study abroad.
The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship – a program which enables students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad – awarded scholarships to 10 NC State students and one alternate this year. The Gilman Program gives students the chance to develop a proficiency in diverse cultures and languages, skills that are critically important to their academic and career development.
NC State’s Gilman Scholarship recipients for 2017-2018 are:
Academic Year 2017-2018
University of Seoul, South Korea
CIEE – Morocco: Language and Culture, Morocco
Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador
Universidad Adolfo Ibanez, Chile
Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Universidad San Francisco de Quito (Galapagos Extension), Ecuador
University of Leeds, United Kingdom
NC State in Australia: University of Adelaide, Australia
NC State in Italy: Semester at Lorenzo de’ Medici Institute, Italy
Alternate: Monash University, Australia
Namibia: African Ecology & Conservation, Namibia
Since the Gilman Program’s establishment in 2001, over 1,300 U.S. institutions have sent more than 25,000 Gilman Scholars to 145 countries around the globe. The U.S. Department of State sponsors the program.