The Chicago Consular Corps Scholarship was created in 2007 as an annual scholarship by the Chicago Consular Corps, which is comprised of 79 international consular representative offices within Chicago. Nine scholarships are available for foreign students studying at UIC. One scholarship is available for a US national studying at UIC. Successful applicants receive $1,000.
The John and Grace Nuveen International Awards have been established in honor of John and Grace Nuveen, and are intended to assist UIC students, faculty, and academic units. For student, this award assists with expenses related to the OIA/Nuveen Center Exchange Program in which they are participating. Awards of $500 are offered each academic year.
For faculty, the fund is intended to encourage international program development at UIC by supporting faculty in activities that result in an internationally enriched academic environment. Awards of $1,000 are offered each academic year.
For academic units, these awards are intended to encourage international program development at UIC by supporting units in activities that will result in an internationally enriched academic environment.
The Everett and Florence Drumright Scholarship has been established in honor of Everett and Florence Drumright. UIC undergraduate students who are American-born of Chinese descent are invited to apply. Successful applicants receive $1,000.
Fulbright Scholar Program
Established in 1946 under legislation introduced by late Senator J. William Fulbright, the Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government. The program is under the United States Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA),and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries
Approximately 310,000 “Fulbrighters” (116,900 from the United States and 192,800 from other countries) have participated in the Program since its inception over sixty years ago. The Fulbright Program awards approximately 8,000 new grants annually. Currently, the Fulbright Program operates in over 155 countries worldwide.
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Fulbright Scholars– List of Fulbright scholars, current and past, from and to UIC