Purdue Moves Summer/Short Term Study Abroad Scholarship

Purdue Moves Scholarships are available to assist undergraduate students of any major with cost associated with a short term study abroad program through summer 2019. Scholarships amounts vary up to $2,000. 

  • $500 - spring break '18, winter break '17-'18 (programs duration less than 14 days)
  • $1,000 - summer 2018 programs, 14 days or more in duration and earning more than zero credits
  • $2,000 - summer 2018 programs, 40 days abroad or more in duration earning a minimum of 6 credits
  • TBA ($0 or more) - spring break '19, winter break '18-'19 (programs of duration less than 14 days)
  • TBA - summer 2019 programs, 14 days or more in duration and earning more than zero credits
  • TBA - summer 2019 programs, 40 days abroad or more in duration earning a minimum of 6 credits


  • 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:  spring break 2018, summer 2018, winter break 2018, spring break 2019, summer 2019.

  • Must be US citizen or Permanent Resident

    • Applicants must have a current FAFSA on file with Purdue stating a verified federally calculated Total Family Income of (amount TBA).  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 short term award during their Purdue career (regardless of amount) 

        Application process

        • Students must enroll for an approved short term 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

        • Spring break – January 15
        • Fall and Summer – April 1
        • Applications may be submitted after the priority deadline, although distribution of funds may be delayed
        • Applications will be available on student My Study Abroad page until one day prior to departure.  No application will be accepted after this date.

        NOTE: Updates for 2018-19 will be provided before the start of the Fall 2018 semester. This scholarship program will continue after Summer 2019, however, the eligibility criteria an actual award amount may change.





        Scholarship Type: Study Abroad Office Based Scholarships