External Scholarship Databases

Search for a number of different scholarships, grants and other funding opportunities through organizations outside of Penn State.

Penn State University Funding Resources

Penn State University Fellowships Office

The University Fellowships Office is a great resource for information on scholarships and fellowships funded by sources other than the University.

Penn State Office of Student Aid 

The Penn State Office of Student Aid encourages all students who are offered admission and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to Penn State are considered for scholarships awarded by the Office of Student Aid.

Penn State Colleges, Departments and Commonwealth Campuses 

Resources are available in many colleges, departments, and through Commonwealth campuses. These have specific eligibility requirements and student are encouraged to seek financial opportunities in their academic units. If you are a student in a unit not displayed, it does not mean funding for study abroad is not available. 

External Scholarship Databases

Search for a number of different scholarships, grants and other funding opportunities through organizations outside of Penn State:

Community- Based Funding, Potential Organizations, Clubs, and Businesses to Contact

Resources in your hometown may prove to be a valuable component of your search. Some of the organizations listed below may offer scholarships, or may be willing to help sponsor your education abroad in other ways.

  • Service Clubs - Consider Rotary, Lions, Kiwanis, etc.
  • Town Hall and/or Chamber of Commerce
  • Local Newspaper
  • Your High School
  • Religious Organizations
  • Your Employer/Family Member's Employer