Education Abroad

Xavier Scholarships

Fredin & Peter Scholarship

Each year, several recipients have the opportunity to study at the University of Paris (Sorbonne) or the University of Grenoble through a long-standing endowed scholarship fund. The scholarship competition is offered annually and open to all Xavier students, regardless of major. One must demonstrate an interest in and aptitude for language study as well as seriousness of purpose for study abroad. Applications are available each fall semester through the Office of the Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences.

Gasiewicz Study Abroad Scholarship

The Gasiewicz Scholarship was established to help students gain international business experience through study abroad/international internships. Awardees will receive $750-1500 to help offset the cost of studying abroad in approved programs. Around 8-10 undergraduate scholarships are available to business students each year. These funds may be used for tuition and/or travel-related expenses.

Janice Steinberg Memorial Scholarship

This need-based scholarship is available to students participating in Xavier-sponsored summer study abroad programs. The deadline for applications in 2020 is Tuesday, February 18, 2020.

International Education Community Engagement Fund Scholarship

This scholarship is available to students participating in either a for-credit academic service-learning/engagement course as part of their study abroad program, or community engagement/service as an integrated part of the experience. International internships experiences are eligible for this scholarship.

Friedlander Family Fund Scholarship

The Friedlander Family Fund was created to reduce financial barriers for students who wish to be involved in collegiate engagement opportunities. Examples of involvement opportunities supported by this fund include, but are not limited to, such experiences as retreats, campus programs, events, or conferences with participation costs/fees.

USAC-XU Scholarship

Xavier students participating on a USAC program are encouraged to apply for the affiliate scholarship. The application can be found in your Xavier application to study abroad. For questions, please email LeeAnn Scherbauer (  

API- XU Scholarship

Xavier students participating on an API program are encouraged to apply for Xavier specific scholarships.