Office of Global Business
Funding Your Global Experience


Students Going Global


Could $500-$1250 help you to pursue a global experience? If you qualify for one of our global programs, you qualify for scholarship funds!

The FCOB Global Experience Scholarship is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Apply Today!

Scholarship Application



  • FCOB Scholarship

    FCOB Global Experience Scholarship

    Scholarships funds are still available, apply today!

    Scholarship Application


    Eligibility Requirements

    • Undergraduate business major at the Fisher College of Business
    • 3.0 GPA or higher
    • Good standing with the Office of Student Conduct


    Award Amount

    • Eligible students will receive between $500-$1250


    Scholarship Deadlines

    • Scholarship applications must be submitted prior to the departure of your global program
    • All funds are allocated on a first-come first-serve basis
    • Students must apply to a Fisher global program within two weeks of receiving an award confirmation


    For specific funding details or questions, please email

  • Funding Opportunities

    SAC Scholarship

    Student-Alumni Council is offering multiple scholarships for undergraduate students. SAC is dedicated to enhancing the connection among students, and works to foster a sense of community and instill in the student body a lifelong commitment to our alma mater. Please contact Mayle Barr at with any questions.

    Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI)

    ODI offers two unique scholarships to help students reach their dream of traveling abroad for an educational experience


    Office of International Affairs (OIA)

    OIA offers over 20 unique scholarships, as well as college-specific funding opportunities. 


    Second-Year Transformational Experience Program (STEP)

    STEP enables student to enrich their second-year experience at OSU through activities such as internships and education abroad opportunities. Student participants are able to apply their $2,000 grant towards program fees and expenses associated with education abroad programs offered through the Fisher College of Business.


    Gilman-McCain Scholarship

    The Gilman-McCain Scholarship provides awards of $5,000 for child dependents of active duty service members to study or intern abroad on credit-bearing programs.


    Undergraduate Fellowship Office

    The Undergraduate Fellowship Office advises and assists all qualified undergraduates interested in applying for national scholarships and fellowships.


    USG Academic Enrichment Grant

    The Undergraduate Student Government (USG) Academic Enrichment Grant award amounts range from $100 to $1,200.


    Student Financial Aid Options

    You must be formally accepted into an education abroad program through the Fisher College of Business or the Office of International Affairs before aid eligibility can be determined.

    Step 1: Fill Out & Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and Ohio State Scholarship Application

    • Both will be used to calculate the amount of money you will be awarded for the semester or term in which you plan to have a global experience.

    Step 2: Submit Budget Letter to the Student Service Center

    • Either Office of Global Business or Office of International Affairs will provide you with a budget letter once you have been accepted. 

    Step 3: Sign up for Direct Deposit & Schedule Financial Aid Counselor Meeting

    • Signing up for direct deposit will allow you to receive funding 5-7 days prior to the start of your program instead of waiting for a mailed check.
  • Scholarships by Country

    Below are additional scholarships that are available to students completing an education abroad experience in a specific country or region.


    Asian Cultural Council 


    AIB-SE Global Business Scholarship



    DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Scholarship (Undergraduate) 



    Bridging Scholarships (for Study in Japan)

    Morgan Stanley Scholarships

    Toshizo Watanabe Endowed Scholarship

Hear How Other Fisher Students Funded Their Global Experience