Fall / Winter German Study Abroad Scholarship (March 15 Application)

Fall / Winter Semester German Study Abroad Scholarship – Deadline March 15th

Award Amounts: $1,500 (1) $500 (up to 4)

This study abroad scholarship supports Delta Phi Alpha Members who are planning to study abroad on an academic credit-bearing program in a German-speaking country with a start date in the second half of the calendar year. ( June–December start date)  

While all DPA members are encouraged to apply, committee preference will be given to programs that:

– promote the advanced use of the German language

– have a duration of six or more weeks

– incorporate the study abroad experience into their major / career goals


Applicants will submit their materials via a Google form for Study Abroad Scholarships.

The application has two sections:

1: The first section contains the required information about the applicant.

2: The second section is where you upload your supporting documents.
a: a .pdf or .doc. An essay outlining how this study abroad program fits into your educational and career goals and why it is relevant to your study of German. No more than two pages and written in English.

b: A .pdf of your unofficial transcript

c: A .pdf or .doc with your letter of acceptance of enrollment in a study abroad program in the German-Speaking world


Applicants must have two people fill out the recommendation form, one of the recommenders must be a faculty member at the student’s institution.

The recommendation can be completed here in the form for recommendations. It will take approximately 15 minutes. Students are responsible for ensuring that the recommendations are submitted by the deadline. 

Questions can be sent to [email protected]


    • The deadline for applications is  11:59 pm (EST) on March 15th.
    • Awards will be announced in April.
    • Money will be dispersed in about 2-3 weeks prior to departure for the study abroad program.