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Goodale Family Scholarship in International Studies 2018

Goodale Family Scholarship awards are for high achieving students in International Studies.  Recipients may be undergraduate or graduate students traveling to do research or study in a country the student has not yet visited.

Preference will be given to students who wish to study and/or conduct research in Mexico.  Preference will also be given to students for whom the trip is a first journey abroad.

• Applicants must be enrolled in and working toward completion of an undergraduate or graduate degree or certificate at Georgia State University.
• A minimum institutional GPA of 2.5 is required for undergraduate students.
• A minimum institutional GPA of 3.0 is required for graduate and professional students.
• Post-baccalaureate students not enrolled in a degree or certificate program are not eligible for the Goodale Family Scholarship.

At the time of scholarship application, applicants must be in the process of enrolling in a study abroad program.  Students must be receiving academic credit for the term for which they are applying for the scholarship.

Award Criteria
• Institutional GPA
• Program sponsor (GSU or other)
• Program location
• Previous international experience
• Number of credits being earned (only applicable to Maymester and Summer programs)

Award Amounts
If awarded the Goodale Family Scholarship in International Studies, students may receive between $250 and $1000.  Please be aware that applying for the scholarship does not guarantee an award.

Application Rules
• Incomplete applications will not be eligible for review.  We will not follow up on incomplete applications.
• Cover letters, letters of recommendation, resumes, references, etc. are not required for this scholarship. Do not submit any of these with your application, as they will not be considered.
• Late applications will not be accepted. In order to ensure fairness and to process awards in a timely manner there will be no exceptions to this rule.

Questions about the scholarship can be directed to Justin Cade:

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