The Christianson Grant is awarded to U.S. citizens and legal permanent residents between 18 and 28 who have arranged their own service projects abroad. Past grantees' projects have focused on multiple international issues, including public health, environmental conservation, legal advocacy, women's and girls' rights, microfinance, education, and poverty alleviation, among other topics. Proposed projects must be at least six months in length and emphasize a work component. The grant program does not support independent research projects or academic study abroad programs. Application deadlines are March 15, July 15, and October 15

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,500 - $10,000
Number of Awards
5 - 10
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not reported

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Senior Program Coordinator
InterExchange Foundation
Address
Not reported
City, State, Zip
Not reported, ,
Telephone
(917) 305-5404
E-mail
grants@interexchange.org
Website
Website

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