Freeman-ASIA supports U.S.-based undergraduates with demonstrated financial need who are planning to study overseas in East or Southeast Asia. The program’s goal is to increase the number of U.S. citizens and permanent residents with first-hand exposure to and understanding of Asia and its peoples and cultures.Upon their return from study abroad, award recipients are required to share their experiences with their home campuses or communities to encourage study abroad by others and fulfill the program's goal of increasing understanding of Asia in the United States.
Value: Summer (up to $3,000); Semester (up to $5,000); Academic year (up to $7,000)
Eligibility: Undergraduates on financial aid with minimum of 2.8 GPA who will be studying abroad in East or Southeast Asia. Must have little or no previous experience in country where plan to study.
Fellowship Type: Undergraduate
Category: Financial Need, International
Nomination: Application must be certified by Study Abroad Office and Financial Aid Office