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External Scholarships

The scholarships on this page are not associated with Juniata College.

St. Andrew's Society Scholarship
for Study in Scotland. This scholarship application is by invitation. The application process is is closely mentored by Juniata faculty.

Japan: Bridging Scholarships 
The Bridging Scholarship program will award 25 scholarships to American students participating in study-abroad programs in Japan during Spring 2019. Undergraduate students majoring in any field of study and attending any recognized credit-bearing exchange or independent program in Japan are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
Recipients of Bridging Scholarships receive stipends of $2,500 or $4,000, depending on the length of their study program in Japan. The scholarships are funded by donations from corporations, foundations, and individuals to the US-Japan Bridging Foundation. Since 1999, the Bridging Scholarship program has awarded 1,870 scholarships to students studying abroad in Japan. Most recently, 81 students received scholarships for study in Japan beginning in Fall 2018.
Spring 2019 study programs are those beginning between January and April 2019 and continuing for at least three months. (Students planning to study in Japan beginning in Fall 2019 should apply for scholarships after January 1, 2019.)
The deadline for applications for Spring 2019 Bridging Scholarships is October 11, 2018. Applicants will be notified of the results by November 30. Selection will be based on academic potential and financial need. The scholarship selection is administered by the American Association of Teachers of Japanese.
Applications can be submitted electronically. The online application form and complete information can be found at:

Freeman - Asia for study in east or south Asia
Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA) provides scholarships for U.S. undergraduate students (US citizens or permanent residents) with demonstrated financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia.

JASSO Scholarship page
Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) offers scholarship for qualified international students who are accepted by a Japanese university, graduate school, junior college, college of technology (3rd grade or upper) or professional training college (hereinafter referred to as “Japanese school”) under a student exchange agreement or other student exchange arrangement on a short-term basis from 8 days to one year between Japanese school and their home higher educational institution outside Japan (hereinafter referred to as “home school”).
PACIE-Asia Institute Global Education Scholarship
To increase the global awareness and competencies of students seeking studying at universities and colleges in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Council for International Education and the Asia Institute are offering $2,000 in scholarship funding, which will support students seeking to participate in global learning experiences in Asia in 2019. 

Pierre C. Fraley Scholarship for Study of French.
This scholarship is for residents of NY, NJ, or PA OR at a school in this area.
DAAD Scholarships
for study in Germany
The South India Term Abroad (SITA) Nallennam Scholarship given by the Forum on Education Abroad. This scholarship was just announced on October 18, 2018 and as of 10/18, is not yet on their website. The general deadline for Forum scholarships is January 7, 2019. Applications open November 19, 2018.

(several types including diversity scholarship)
Boren Awards
National Security Education Program - for study of critical languages
Gilman Scholarship
for Study Abroad. This scholarship is for very high need students. Ask us to check if you qualify. Many Juniata students do qualify.

Fund for Education Abroad The applications open on November 19, 2018. Deadline is January 21, 2019

Institute of International Education
(IIE) Travel Grants
Diversity Abroad

USAStudyAbroad: Foreign Government Resources