Global Learning Grant Program

The Global Learning Grant Program is intended for students who demonstrate engagement & active participation in campus internationalization programs and events such as the GEO Ambassador Program, International Education Week, International Reception, Study Abroad Fair, International Peace Day, Millennium Fellowship, International Friends Cafe, Salseros, DROP, etc.). Students with demonstrated greater involvement in FGCU campus internationalization endeavors or cross-cultural programs/events will receive preference in the awarding and dispersal of this grant.

The award provides up to $500.00 per semester to pay for tuition and fees for undergrad students in programs affiliated with the Global Engagement Office, provided they meet the eligibility requirements. The award is to be used in the semester indicated in the application and may not be deferred for future use.

Application period for the Spring 2023 semester is:

 November 15th to December 5, 2022.

International Students:

  • Applicants must be on F-1, F-2 or H1-B visas. Short-term, exchange students on J-1 visas are not eligible.
  • Must be currently enrolled and in good academic standing in an undergraduate degree program at Florida Gulf Coast University. 
  • If chosen, you will need to have completed two semesters at FGCU with satisfactory academic progress (SAP) prior to the use of the award.

Domestic Students:

  • If chosen, you will need to provide evidence that you have enrolled in an FGCU sponsored Faculty Led Study Abroad Program or that you have been enrolled in an FGCU sponsored exchange program, or have participated in campus internationalization programs and events (active participation in the Millennium Fellowship, GEO Ambassador Program, International Education Week, International Reception, Study Abroad Fair, International Peace Day, International Friends Cafe, Salseros, DROP, etc.).
  • Must be currently enrolled and in good academic standing in an undergraduate degree program at Florida Gulf Coast University.
  • If chosen, you will need to have completed two semesters at FGCU with satisfactory academic progress (SAP) prior to the use of the award.

Global Learning Grant Application 

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