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Dean's Investment Fund Awards for International Engagement

Believing that knowledge of the world beyond our national borders is essential to a well-educated citizenry, the College of Forestry is committed to expanding international learning opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students.

Awards are given to assist students in pursuing their interests through international study, research, internships, and other collaborative experiences. They range from $300-$2,500 and depend on student achievement, financial profile, cost of program and availability of funds. Apply today!


Application Deadlines

Applications MUST be completed by these deadlines to be considered for funding.  Plan ahead!


February 1, 2021: programs beginning in Winter or Spring term (Feb - June)

April 1, 2021: programs beginning in Summer term (June - Sept)

June 1, 2021: programs beginning in Fall term (Sept - Dec)

December 1, 2021: programs beginning in Winter term (Jan - Mar)


(Students MAY submit an application for an earlier cycle if their international plans are set and they would like to be considered for an earlier award decision.)