News Archives

News articles and press releases previously featured on the Office for Study Abroad site.



Recess

Fall 2017 International Photo Contest

October 12, 2017

The Office for Study Abroad's 2016 International Photo Contest is now underway! Click to learn more about our eligibility requirements!

Study Abroad Fair Poster

2017 Study Abroad Fair

August 18, 2017

Stop by the GW Study Abroad Fair on Tuesday, 9/5 in the Marvin Center Grand Ballroom!

Critical Language Scholarship Logo

15 GW Students Receive Critical Language Scholarship

May 19, 2017

The GW Office for Study Abroad would like to congratulate the 15 students recently awarded the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) by the U.S. State Department.

Photo of SAPA leaders with Exchange Students

Apply to be a SAPA!

May 19, 2017

Searching for a volunteer opportunity when you return to campus? Study Abroad Peer Advisor applications are open from May 15th until June 15th!

Natural Landscape of Dubrovnik, Croatia

Spring 2017 Gilman Info Sessions

January 25, 2017

Join us for Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship information sessions to learn about eligibility, the application process, and gain helpful tips on how to write a winning essay!

Image of Patagonia Glacier

Scholarship Applications Now Open!

November 01, 2016

Students planning to study abroad during the Spring 2017 term can apply for GW scholarships online until December 1st.

FOFAC Info Sessions Poster

Apply for FOFAC!

November 01, 2016

Interested in studying abroad? Planning to do so over a Fall semester? Looking for extra opportunities to fund your experience? Join the Focus On Fall Abroad Community!

Dr. Mary Dwyer, CEO and President of IES Abroad with IES Abroad Professional Development Award winner,Taylor Woodman

OSA's Taylor Woodman Receives IES Professional Development Award

October 07, 2016

Today we are proud to announce that The Office for Study Abroad's Manager of Advising Services Taylor Woodman has been named the recipient of this year's IES Abroad Professional Development Award.

Dr. Donna Scarboro

Dr. Donna Scarboro Appointed to the Forum on Education Abroad's Board of Directors

October 04, 2016

We are happy to announce that Dr. Donna Scarboro, GW's Associate Provost for International Programs, has been appointed to the Forum on Education Abroad's Board of Directors. 

Natural Landscape of Dubrovnik, Croatia

OSA Fall 2016 International Photo Contest Starts Today!

October 03, 2016

We are excited to announce that The Office for Study Abroad's Fall 2016 International Photo Contest is now underway!

CLS Award

12 GW Students Awarded State Department's Critical Language Scholarship

May 26, 2016

The GW Office for Study Abroad would like to congratulate 12 students who have been awarded the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS).

Eric Beeler FEA Scholarship Recipient Photo

GW Student Receives Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship

April 11, 2016

The Office for Study Abroad would like to congratulate Elliott School student, Eric Beeler, for being selected as a recipient of the $10,000 scholarship from the Fund for Education Abroad!

Statement Regarding Terrorist Attacks in Paris

November 14, 2015

A total of 52 George Washington University students are participating in study abroad programs in Paris. Thankfully, all are safe and accounted for.

World Health Summit Group Photo

GW Study Abroad Student Attends World Health Summit

November 02, 2015

Congratulations to Elliott School student, Angela George, for her participation in the World Health Summit in Berlin in October as part of her study abroad internship program!

Opening the Doors Wider

Opening the Doors Wider - Funding Education for Nontraditional Students

September 15, 2014

Published in International Educator, Opening the Doors Wider highlights the scholarship practices GW offers on campus from both an educator and a student point of view.

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