Participants will be responsible for some costs, including:

  • Transportation to and from the U.S. city of international departure/return
  • Spending money for personal use
  • Required medical examinations and immunizations; costs for management of pre-existing medical conditions (such as medications)
  • Costs associated with obtaining a U.S. passport in a timely manner

For individuals who demonstrate financial need, additional financial support is available for these expenses and can be applied for after an individual is informed of their selection for the program.

Please see the About page for information about the scholarship, program components, and common costs.