Study Abroad Day 2020 – For Educators

National Study Abroad Day 2020 (for Educators)


We’re celebrating National Study Abroad Day by giving away five, $1,000 grants! All students have to do is complete and submit their IFSA application for a Fall 2020 program by 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Time) on Feb. 23, 2020.


Winners will be announced on Monday, Feb. 24, 2020.

Help Us Celebrate

We’ve prepared a package of social media and email graphics you can use to remind your students about National Study Abroad Day and the opportunity for them to win a $1,000 IFSA grant. Download this collection using the link below:


When promoting, be sure to use this link to direct students to the appropriate student-facing page.

The Fine Print

• In order to qualify for the $1,000 Grant, students must complete all required sections of the application registration page in the IFSA Student Portal.

• Students will receive the grant, which will be applied to their housing fee, upon signing their Acceptance Agreement in the IFSA Student Portal.

• Students must be applying for a Fall 2020 IFSA program in order to qualify.

• To begin an application, student should visit the IFSA Student Portal, and choose their program under “Begin Your Journey Here.”

Winners will be selected at random and announced on Monday, Feb. 24, 2020.