Non-Exempt Staff Council Study Abroad Scholarship

plane

Congratulations to Rachel Johnson, our 2013 Winner of the Study Abroad Scholarship!

Rachel Johnson, a senior at St. Thomas, is this year’s scholarship recipient and in January 2013 she traveled to Botswana and participated in a course called “UST: Millennium Development Goals for Biology, Health and Economics in Botswana.”   Rachel is working on a double major - Community Health and Business Administration.

 

About the scholarship: 

This scholarship is awarded annually by the Non-Exempt Staff Council to a student enrolled as an undergraduate at the University of St. Thomas.

The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a scholarship for degree-seeking undergraduate UST students who are accepted into a study abroad program. Preference is given to students in the following order: (1) a non-exempt staff member; (2) child of a non-exempt staff member.

Criteria:

  • Undergraduate enrolled in a degree-seeking program at the University of St. Thomas
  • Non-exempt staff member or child of non-exempt staff member
  • Student traveling abroad

Each year, the scholarship will award a minimum of one award at $1,000.  If the fund balance is sufficient, it will disperse two awards of $2,000 each for a total $4,000 in scholarship aid.

To APPLY for the scholarship, click on the "Apply Now" button here

Application Deadlines:

October 1 for Spring Programs
March 15 for Summer, Fall, & Year Programs
April 10 for J-Term*

*January Term priority deadline is April 10; may be extended to October 1 if additional funds are available.

For detailed information on how to begin your Study Abroad search, please visit the Get Started! section of the University of St. Thomas Study Abroad site. 

For more information or with questions, please contact Suzanne Lentz, International Education Center, at 962-6450 or studyabroad@stthomas.edu.