Funding for international activities

The School of Information and the University of Michigan provide a range of funding opportunities for international internships and research.  Many funding applications have deadlines in early February and require you to have your internship or research activity secured, so be sure to plan accordingly.

U-M funding resources

UMSI's International Internship Funding Application for Summer becomes available in Winter term.  A deadline of April 1 is to be expected.

Resources to help guide your funding search and application

The Career Development Office is here to assist you with the application process.  Our staff are familiar with many of the nuances of the various university applications that will help to ensure that your application is most successful.  You can also use these resources developed by various university departments to assist you in your search for funding and application development.

External funding resources

Students are also encourage to look for external funding resources to help fund their international experience.  Professional organizations and heritage associations are an ideal place to start.  See below for a few additional resources for funding.