The Smith Family Study Abroad Scholarship provides multiple awards of up to $1,000 for University of Oregon students who will study, intern or conduct research outside the United States. Selection is based on academic merit, project proposal, and a well-completed scholarship application. The GEO Scholarships Committee will review applications and make the awards.


  • Applicant must be enrolled as a degree-seeking undergraduate or graduate student at the UO.
  • Applicant must ultimately be accepted to participate in a GEO-sponsored program for the summer, fall, or academic year.
  • Applicant must have at least a 3.00 cumulative GPA.
Application deadline(s)

Summer: March 10
Fall Semester/Quarter: April 10

Scholarship applications open approximately 4 weeks prior to the scholarship deadline.

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