Study Abroad & Exchange


The Study Abroad Office at Chico State encourages students to apply for any and all scholarships for which they might be eligible; every bit helps to finance a summer, January term, semester or year abroad.  Keep in mind: If you don’t apply, you won’t be awarded any scholarships!

Basic Funding Information:

External (General) Scholarship Organizations: 

Program-Specific Scholarships: 

Location-Specific Scholarships: 

Scholarships for Graduate Students:

Additional Scholarships can be found at the following sites:

Students can also visit the Study Abroad Office in the Student Service Center, Room 440.

Information Sessions

Where: SSC 410

Tuesdays from 4-5 pm
Wednesdays from 5-6 pm 
Thursdays from 11-12 pm 
Fridays from 2-3 pm

*every week except for holidays, dead week & finals week

Important Deadlines
  • Fall & AY: April 15th
  • Spring: October 15th
  • Summer: April 1st
  • Winter: October 15th 

Important Note:

Some USAC/AIFS programs have an earlier deadline.

  • February 1st
  • Sept. 1st (S. Hemisphere)
Direct Exchange
  • Fall & AY: March 15th
  • Spring: October 1st
Faculty-Led Programs
  • April 1st
Gilman Scholarship
  • October 2nd (11:59 CDT)
National Student Exchange
  • Fall & AY: February 20th
  • Spring: October 1st