This is a partial monetary scholarship available to all students applying for an individual homestay program through ANDEO who have been nominated by their language teachers. Students traveling on a school group program or a gap program are not eligible for the award.
Deadline: Submit your initial summer abroad application and deposit before 11:59pm on March 1st to be eligible to compete for the award. You will have until April 1st to complete the entire application and supplementary scholarship materials.
Award: Individual scholarships range from $100 to $1,000.
The award amount will vary depending on:
the amount of funds available in a given year
quality and strength of application materials
special circumstances as outlined in the scholarship essay
blog project proposal
Upon return, recipients are expected to share their study abroad experience both as an ANDEO Ambassador and through their blog project.
Step 1: Submit an initial program application and program deposit by March 1st and let us know that you intend to apply for a scholarship.
We will then send you a link to the complete application. In addition to the teacher nomination, the scholarship application includes a short essay, a blog project proposal, and an ANDEO Ambassadorship agreement. You will have until April 1st to complete the detailed program application, teacher nomination, and scholarship materials.
Step 2: Ask your language teacher to nominate you for the award. Only nominated students will be eligible for funding.
Our standard cancellation policy applies for scholarship applicants. Your deposit reserves your space on the program. It will be applied to your total program cost; it is not an additional fee. If you cancel before May 1st, we will refund your deposit less a $200 cancellation fee. If you cancel after that date, we will refund all payments made less your deposit and any non-refundable expenses. If for any reason, we cannot accept you into the program, you will receive a full refund of the deposit.