Study Abroad Scholarships

Applicants will apply for a REEES tuition remission scholarship when they apply for their chosen program through the Study Abroad Office. Eligible programs include but are not limited to: Competing Perspectives on Global EnergyEconomic Policy Analysis in UkraineArchitecture Studies in Central Europe, and Comparative Economics of Central Europe. Connect with the Study Abroad Office to learn about programs. For a partial list of eligible study abroad programs, visit: https://www.ucis.pitt.edu/crees/students/courses/study-abroad

Additionally, two scholarships are available to support enrollment in study abroad programs offered in 2020. Interested students will apply directly to REEES:

 

Robert P. Donnorummo Study Abroad Scholarships
Application Deadline: January 20, 2020
These scholarships are made possible by the Robert P. Donnorummo Scholarship Fund, which supports students who wish to study in East/Central Europe or the countries of the former Soviet Union. Any undergraduate student with a minimum GPA of 3.25 who is applying for a Pitt-approved study abroad program relevant to the REEES world region is eligible to apply for $1,000 from the Donnorummo Fund. Students may combine this scholarship with study-abroad funding from sources internal or external to the University. Preference will be given to REEES certificate students and others who demonstrate a sustained interest in the region. Awards will be applied as reimbursements to cover international travel and other program costs after the conclusion of the student's study abroad program.

To apply, go to https://ucis.submittable.com/submit/150959/robert-p-donnorummo-study-abroad-scholarships and follow the instructions.

 

Susan M. Hicks Memorial Fund Study Abroad Scholarships
Application Deadline: January 20, 2020
These scholarships are made possible by the Susan M. Hicks Memorial Fund, which honors the legacy of former REEES Academic Advisor Susan Hicks by providing financial support to Pitt undergraduates who wish to study in East/Central Europe or the countries of the former Soviet Union.

Any undergraduate student with a minimum GPA of 3.25 who is applying for a Pitt-approved study abroad program relevant to the REEES world region is eligible to apply for $1,000 from the Susan M. Hicks Memorial Scholarship Fund. Students may combine this scholarship with study-abroad funding from sources internal or external to the University. Preference will be given to REEES certificate students and others who demonstrate a sustained interest in the region. Awards will be applied as reimbursements to cover international travel and other program costs after the conclusion of the student's study abroad program.

To apply, go to https://ucis.submittable.com/submit/73777/susan-m-hicks-study-abroad-scholarships and follow the instructions.

 

Questions? Contact REESAdvising@pitt.edu at the REEES office (4215 Posvar Hall)