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Combined Worlds Scholarship

1st winner$1,000
2nd winner$250
3rd winner$250
Application Deadline
Jul 30, 2024
Winners Announced
Aug 30, 2024
Education Level
Undergraduate, Graduate
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
Undergraduate or graduate student
Interested in travel

Learning about different countries, cultures, and people around the world allows us to celebrate diversity and be more understanding of differences.

In addition, cultural exploration leads to compassion, increased love for others, and a broadening of one’s mind. Traveling is one of the best ways to become immersed in other communities, but it often comes at a high price.

This scholarship seeks to support students who are passionate about traveling and enriching their lives by learning about other cultures.

Any undergraduate or graduate student who is interested in traveling and learning more about other cultures may apply for this scholarship.

To apply, tell us how travel can be transformative and how exposure to other cultures and perspectives can spur growth and development.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Immersion
Published April 30, 2024
Essay Topic

Explain how travel can be a transformative experience for individuals. Discuss the ways in which exposure to different cultures, perspectives, and environments can lead to personal growth and development.

350–500 words

Winners and Finalists

April 2024

Spencer Matteo
Emily Long
Shanti Yadav
Aniruddha aggarwal
Yana Oshurko
Adaline Saucier
Nina Quattromani
Katherine Nettles
Rosie Greer
Arisa Chue
Patrick Zimmermann
Jack Stoner
Clifford Langat
Ryan Paulů
SaNiya Warren
Joe McGee
Ore Isola
Levi Zook
Hannah Brody
Isaiah Moore
Jace Beard
John Borland
Elias Tremusini
Lydia Benga
Justin Thompson
Kahina Zegtitouche
Giselle Dahilig
Kaitlynn Carpenter
Nina Leeuwerck
Doriana Castelforte
Tailor DuHart
Evi During
Tatum Johnston
Sabrina Aitken
Evangelia Garza

Winning Application

Sarah Allbright
University of FloridaGAINESVILLE, FL


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Jul 30, 2024. Winners will be announced on Aug 30, 2024.