Financial Aid

Federal and State Aid

Did You Know?

Many scholarships are available to help you study abroad! Use our website to research your options, apply for as many scholarships as you are eligible for, and follow these tips:

  • Be positive. It creates a good impression about your attitude.
  • Answer the application questions thoroughly. Put time, effort, and thought into your answers.
  • Double-check your writing for spelling and grammar mistakes.
  • If there is a specific word limit, make sure you stick to it.

Complete the on-line financial aid application: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and consult CSU’s Office of Financial Aid¬†information for Study Abroad-specific financial aid.

Federal and State Aid may be available as grants and/or loans.

  • Colorado Student Undergraduate Grant (Colorado residents only)
  • Federal Pell Grant
  • Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant
  • Graduate Grant (Colorado residents)
  • State Student Incentive Grant (Colorado residents)
  • Federal Direct PLUS Loan
  • Federal Direct Subsidized Loan

Colorado State University Aid

Most CSU scholarships and grants may be used on approved study abroad programs, including:

  • Commitment to Colorado
  • First Generation
  • Partnership Award
  • Provost Scholarship