Gilman International Scholarship Workshop
Date / Time
September 18, 2019 - September 18, 2019
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join the Study Abroad Office and Office of the Vice Provost of Diversity to learn more about how to develop a strong application for the Gilman International Scholarship for Study Abroad Students. The scholarship is for students who receive the Pell Grant. The workshop will focus on the following:
- Learning how to tailor your essay to the specific Gilman Scholarship requirements and review criterion.
- Thinking critically about your identity in relation to Study Abroad and how to showcase that in your application
- Improving your writing skills
Additionally, at the workshop you will hear from UIC Study Abroad alumni about their international experiences and how scholarships made that possible.