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Study Abroad

Young people deserve to experience the world beyond their current borders. Our mission is to make travel feasible, easier, and accessible.

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Study Abroad​ Scholarship

Colligate Students will be considered for a limited number of study abroad scholarships. Scholarship selection is competitive based on a holistic review of need. Students must complete the Online scholarship application to be considered for the award.

Black Kids Travel Study Abroad Scholarship

The winner of the BKT Study Abroad Scholarship will receive:


• $1,000 – $5,000 scholarship for studying abroad


The scholarship may be used for tuition, room and board, books, or travel. Funds will be sent directly to the winner’s study abroad program or university.

In cases where this is not possible, alternative arrangements will be made.

Eligibility Requirements

To apply for the Black Kids Travel Study Abroad Scholarship, you must:

– Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or currently studying in the United States on a student visa
– Be a full-time undergraduate student in good academic standing at a four-year, degree-granting college or university in the United States
– Have applied to or been accepted into a study abroad program eligible for credit by your college or university

Please check your eligibility before applying.

Important Dates

Spring 2024 Scholarship

Submit your application by November 18, 2023. The winner will be announced on December 1, 2023.

Fall 2024 Scholarship

Submit your application by April 18, 2024. The winner will be announced on May 3, 2024.

How to Apply

Before applying, read all of the instructions and eligibility requirements on this page.

Then, fill out the application linked below. Only one submission per person will be accepted.

The winner may be featured on our blog, social media accounts, and alumni page. 

If you have any questions, please contact us. 

Disclaimer

All written submissions become property of Black Kids Travel and may be posted on our website, blog, social media accounts, or elsewhere as we see fit. You will not be added to any mailing lists by applying for the scholarship. If you are interested in getting BKT products, you can join our newsletter by signing up in the footer of this page.

Want to Change Your Application?

To make changes to a submitted application, send us an email using the same email account you used when that application was first submitted.

Please submit your requested change via email to info@blackkidstravel.org (Note: Changes requested by email will take longer to process).