Purdue Moves Semester Study Abroad Scholarship

Purdue Moves Scholarships are available in 2017-18 to assist undergraduate students of any major with costs associated with study abroad semester long program.  Scholarships amount - $2000.  Students participating in semester long programs should also consider applying for the Study Abroad Intercultural Learning Scholarship for an additional $1000.               



  • Must be Purdue West Lafayette undergraduate degree seeking student
  • Must be participating in a credit bearing approved study abroad program through Purdue University for one of the following terms:  fall semester 2017, spring semester 2018, or academic year 2017-18.

  • Requirement as of Fall 2017 (spring 2017 exempt):  Applicants must have a current FAFSA on file with Purdue stating a Combined Family Income of $250,000 or less.  Students that do not have a current FAFSA on file should view the instructions listed on the Division of Financial Aid website to get started.

  • Students are only eligible for one Purdue Moves Semester Scholarship during their Purdue career


Application process

  • Students must enroll for an approved program on the study abroad website:  http://www.studyabroad.purdue.edu/
  • After enrollment, students may access their My Study Abroad page by entering their career account information in the upper left corner of the website:  www.studyabroad.purdue.edu.  Application is available on this site.

  • Please note that the system downloads academic information (2-3 days) before the application will display on the student page

  • Students do not need to be in accepted status to apply


Priority Deadline

  • Fall Semester 2017 or 2017-18 Academic Year programs – April 1
  • Spring Semester 2018 programs – November 1

  • Applications may be submitted after the priority deadline, although distribution of funds may be delayed

  • No application will be accepted after the program start date