The Center for Life Beyond Reed

Hostelling International Explore the World Travel Scholarships

Apply through Independent Application Process

Internal Deadline: none - see website for annual deadline, usually May

» Scholarship's official website

Description

Recipients of the scholarship receive $2,000 to help finance an international trip of more than seven days that includes an educational or service component.

Eligibility

  • Be 18 - 30 years of age
  • Be a permanent, legal resident of the USA
  • Reside or attend school in one of the select metropolitan areas where HI USA has a community presence.
  • Have a strong desire and motivation to experience other people and cultures through international travel
  • Plan to take a trip to a destination outside of the 50 United States that incorporates education, volunteerism or service learning.

Selection Criteria

A scholarship committee of local residents will score and select awardees from completed, eligible applications based on the candidate’s ability to:

  • Present a compelling case on why/how the proposed travel will benefit him/herself and others
  • Convey a genuine interest in enhancing intercultural understanding through travel
  • Demonstrate financial need

Application Procedure

Express Advising and Drop-In Hours 

Express Advising w/ Peer Career Advisors

Mondays, 6pm-8pm, LIB 203
Tuesdays, 3pm-5pm, Prexy
Wednesdays, 2:30pm-4:30pm, Prexy
Thursdays, 3pm-5pm, Prexy
Fridays, 2pm-4pm, Prexy
Sundays, 6pm-8pm, GCC-A

There will be no Express Advising Wed 11/22 - Sun 11/26.

Drop-In Hours w/ CLBR Staff
Tuesdays, 12pm-1:30pm, Commons (Fellowships Q&A)
Wednesdays, 11:30am-1:30pm, MRC
Thursdays, 11:30am-1:30pm, Commons
Fridays, 11:30am-1:30pm, Commons

There will be no drop-in hours 11/22 - 11/24.

Note: Please check the announcements on your homepage in Griffin Door for any possible updates or cancellations.


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