Global Scholarships

The Office of Global Programs offers several scholarships for students who participate in study abroad, exchange programs or pursuing the an International Agriculture Certificate. Application processes and deadlines vary depending on scholarship, but many of the applications can be completed through the CAES scholarship portal. View the details for each scholarship.


Arnold International Fellowship

The Arnold International Fellowship provides up to $5,000 over a three-year period to a talented UGA undergraduate student who is completing the Certificate in International Agriculture.

Broder-Ackermann Global Citizen Award

The Broder-Ackermann Global Citizen Award recognizes an undergraduate student in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences who has embraced global citizenship in their own community or globally through participation, promotion and/or leadership of international initiatives. Global citizenship does not necessarily mean that you have traveled extensively, but rather that you take an active interest and involvement in cultures different from your own.

Edward T. and Karen Kanemasu Global Engagement Award

The Edward T. and Karen Kanemasu Global Engagement Award supports students who are spending an extended period of time completing an internship or conducting research in a non-English speaking country with a focus on service-learning projects addressing critical issues related to the alleviation of hunger and poverty.

ETH Zürich Exchange Scholarship

CAES students have the opportunity to enroll at ETH Zürich for an exchange semester and take courses which transfer back to UGA to count toward their degree. Three $3,000 scholarships are reserved annually for CAES students to cover in-country expenses like housing and meals.

International Agriculture Certificate Scholarship

The Office of Global Programs provides $750-$1,000 scholarships for international activities to Undergraduate and Graduate International Agriculture Certificate students.

International Travel Scholarship

International travel scholarships are available to support CAES student travel to study abroad programs and international internship programs. Students may apply in one of two application cycles, according to their departure date. Students departing on an international program during the current fall semester or spring semester of the following year should apply between August 1 - November 1. Students departing during the Maymester or summer semester should apply between December 1 - March 1. Applications received by the deadline date will be given full consideration.

Global Food Security International Travel Scholarship

Through a generous gift from CAES alumni Dr. Hiram Larew, the Global Food Security International Travel Scholarship provides one $1,000 scholarship annually in support of a CAES student participating in an international education activity focused on understanding the global community and the issue of food insecurity.

Global Programs Graduate International Travel Award

The Office of Global Programs awards the Global Programs Graduate International Travel Award annually at the CAES International Agriculture Day celebration. The award provides funding for roundtrip international airfare. Competitive applicants will propose to use the award for travel associated with the Graduate Certificate in International Agriculture Program internship, to present at an international meeting or to conduct research abroad.

Global Programs World Food Prize Travel Award

Students pursuing a CAES degree are eligible to apply for the Global Programs World Food Prize Travel Award. It will be awarded annually to one graduate and one undergraduate student. The award covers roundtrip airfare, ground transportation to and from the Atlanta airport, event registration Fee, hotel and meal expenses.

Ratcliffe Scholars Program

The Ratcliffe Scholars Program rewards forward-thinking CAES undergraduate students with the opportunity to engage in immersive, hands-on learning experiences outside the confines of a traditional class setting. Eligible experiences may include internships, study abroad programs, research opportunities and any other experiential learning activities deemed appropriate by the selection committee. Ratcliffe Scholars receive a $5,000 scholarship and participate in enrichment activities as cohort throughout the year.

Terence J. Centner International Scholarship

The Terence J. Centner International Scholarship provides one $1,000 scholarship annually in support of a CAES student participating in a semester exchange program in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, or South America. Eligible applicants must hold a GPA of 3.0 or above.

University of Hohenheim Baden-Württemberg Scholarship

Each academic year, Hohenheim offers two Baden-Württemberg scholarships for €2,500 (euros) each to CAES students. This scholarship will cover the majority of monthly, in-country expenses like housing and meals during the exchange semester. The University of Hohenheim manages this scholarship application and CAES students must first be accepted to the exchange program before applying for the scholarship.

Veloso Wallick Graduate Scholarship

The Veloso Wallick Graduate Scholarship is a $1,500 scholarship given biennially on odd years to a UGA graduate student participating in an internship in the Certificate in International Agriculture program. Preferably, the student will be studying agriculture or environmental sciences in the Philippines. The scholarship is given by Jean Fowler in memory of Carmen Mara-Mara Wallick and Virginia Veloso Wallick, both of whom were university graduates from the Philippines.

Wen Williams International Travel Scholarship

The Wen Williams International Travel Scholarship provides one $1,000 scholarship annually in support of a CAES undergraduate participating in a study abroad program through the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.

William A. Corbett Purpose and Passion Scholarship

The William A. Corbett "Purpose and Passion" Scholarship is a $1,500 scholarship given biennially on even years to a UGA graduate student participating in an international education, internship, or research experience. Preferably, the student will be studying agriculture or environmental sciences in Scotland and/or England. The scholarship is given by Jean Corbett Fowler in memory of her father, William A. Corbett. To apply, CAES graduate students may submit a proposal to the Office of Global Programs.