About the Scholarship

CIEE Language Intensive merit scholarship is established to recognize and support the students who have secured high academic achievement economically.

CIEE offers a limited number of merit scholarships to scholar students. These awards are based on student's academic performance and the essay submitted by them. Merit scholarships are available for CIEE summer and semester programs.


How to apply for this scholarship?

  • Applicants who are applying for this scholarship must fill and submit the scholarship application form that can be found online on the official website.

  • Applicants must submit the official transcripts of school or college and ACT/SAT scorecards to demonstrate their excellence in academics.

  • A candidate must provide reference letters from his or her faculty member and a letter of transmittal.

  • An applicant must submit an essay describing the topic "How their CIEE program will impact their college experience and future career plans". 


Award Amount and Deadline

The ISPE Education Foundation scholarship award amounts to $1000 to all eligible applicants who demonstrate excellence in the above-mentioned documents.

All the necessary resources along with the application form must be sent to the concerned department no later than the deadline mentioned on the official website to be eligible to receive the scholarship amount. Applicants are advised to keep track of the deadline as any application sent post deadline will be disqualified.


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant should be a U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen.

  • A student must submit an essay in order to receive the scholarship.

  • To be eligible for the scholarship, a candidate must be exceptional at their academics and demonstrate them by submitting relevant documents