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International Education Fee Scholarship - IEFS

The Office of Study Abroad offers the International Education Fee Scholarship to all students that participate in our study abroad programs. This scholarship is granted based on GPA, financial need, and program length. To apply, just click here, log in to your Buff Portal, fill out your information and submit. Make sure you have the following information ready: 1) dates of your program; and, 2) your current WT GPA. The Office of Study Abroad will verify the GPA you enter; in case of discrepancies, you will be asked to submit an official transcript.


Eligibility: To qualify for the IEFS, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Be in good academic standing
  • Be enrolled at least part-time at WTAMU
  • Participate in a study abroad program approved by our office and your academic advisor.
While awards vary based on the factors indicated above, students can expect to be awarded between $4,000 and $5,000 for semester-long programs, and between $800 and $1,000 for summer programs. The funds must be used to cover study abroad-related expenses, including airfare, tuition and fees, housing, meals, local transportation, insurance, books and class supplies, and passport and visa fees if applicable.
For additional information, please read the IEFS Guidelines.


IEFS Application Deadlines: Your scholarship application must be submitted by the deadlines below:

Program takes place in:

The application deadline is:

Awards will be announced around:

May, Summer sessions

March 1

March 20


June 1

June 15

Winter, Spring

October 1

October 15

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