Students who meet the below eligibility and requirements are encouraged to apply!
- At the time of applying for a scholarship, you must be enrolled in a North American college or university where transfer credit from an academic program abroad will be applied to your degree being earned.
- You must be a US citizen
In addition to the "general eligibility" requirements listed above, students must be majoring in one of the following areas (academic minors in these areas are not eligible):
- Travel and Tourism
- Foreign Language
All applicants must submit at the time of their application a letter of reference from a professor with whom you have studied. The reference letter should address the following:
Please briefly describe the most positive aspects, both personally and academically, of the applicant that makes this person a good candidate for study abroad.
The STA Travel Scholar Award scholarships are in increments of $2,500.