Each term, Diversity Abroad awards several scholarships to deserving students from diverse academic, economic, ethnic, and social backgrounds. All of the scholarship recipients blog about their experiences abroad at the Diversity Abroad blogs. The Spring 2011 Diversity Abroad scholarships, sponsored by American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS), were awarded to the following students:
- Esther Zusstone from University of Louisville (AIFS in Russia)
- Alison Carter from Boston University (Boston University Abroad in Ecuador)
- Arien Atterberry from Claflin University (AIFS in Spain)
- Gerald Jean-Baptiste from New York University (New York University in Cuba)
- Amber Hopkins from Mills College (School for International Training / SIT in the Czech Republic)
- Maria Lancheros from New York University (New York University in France)
In partnership with Semester at Sea, Diversity Abroad was also able to award half-tuition scholarships to the following students for the Semester at Sea Spring 2011 voyage:
- Ian Bridges from Morehouse College
- Rebekah Starr Gomez from University of North Texas
- Cory (Steve) Fritsch from Arizona State University
- Malachi Pearson from Bentley University
- Irini Rapi from Florida Atlantic University
- Annastasia (Anna) Williams from Western Kentucky University
The Diversity Abroad website includes valuable information on scholarships for US students to study abroad.
GoAbroad is proud to have Diversity Abroad as a GoAbroad Partner.