$8,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
323
Days
October 15 2023
Application Deadline
2
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Christianson Fellowship

Description

The InterExchange Foundation Christianson Fellowship awards between $2,500 and $10,000 to young Americans who are passionate about helping communities abroad thrive as well as eager to learn about their host country's local culture and customs. Fellows identify a project or an organization working on an issue they care about and spend at least six months on-location abroad. This intercultural experience is a meaningful way to help others, improve skills, and gain insight about another culture. After the October 15, 2022 deadline, the next deadlines are: March 15, 2023 and July 15, 2023.

Amount Details

$2,500
Low Amount Awarded
$10,000
High Amount Awarded
$16,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student, a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 18 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 28 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students

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Contact Lisa Heyn
Grants Coordination Director
lheyn@interexchange.org
Tel: 212-924-0446 Address 100 Wall Street
Suite 301
New York, NY 10005