Travel Grant Applications


 

The Christopher Meadows Memorial Study Abroad Scholarship


ChristopherMedowScholershipThe Christopher Meadows Memorial Study Abroad Scholarship Endowment is open to all majors within the Orfalea College of Business and supports students who participate in a full term study abroad program through Cal Poly during the Fall Quarter.

The Christopher Meadows Memorial Study Abroad Scholarship is a financial award that reimburses qualified students for a portion of their study abroad experience through any Cal Poly Affiliate Program.

The Christopher Meadows Memorial Study Abroad Scholarship Award – $2,500.00

Students are evaluated and selected for financial awards based on the following criteria:

  • Major: Open to all majors within the Orfalea College of Business
  • Class level: Undergraduate or graduate
  • GPA: Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Financial Need
  • Student must be actively participating in a Fall Quarter full term (six weeks or more) study abroad program through Cal Poly.

Important Dates:

Application opens: Monday, August 8th
Application closes: Application deadline is Friday, August 19th at 5:00 pm.
Notification of award: Thursday, August 25th
Scholarship award disbursement: Monday, September 19th

If you have any additional questions or concerns, please contact Orfalea Student Services Center at (805) 756-2601 or cobadvis@calpoly.edu.

 

Orfalea Travel Grant


Through the Orfalea Endowment, the Orfalea College of Business is able to offer scholarships to promote and encourage students to gain international exposure during their undergraduate experiences.

The Orfalea Travel Grant is a financial award that reimburses qualified students for a portion of their study abroad experience through any Cal Poly Affiliated Program. Students who plan on studying abroad through any Cal Poly Affiliated Program are encouraged to apply.

Students are evaluated and selected for financial awards based on the following criteria: 

  • Financial need
  • Length of study abroad program
  • Leadership and campus involvement

Important Dates:

Application Opens: Thursday, September 22
Application Closes: Monday, October 31st at 5:00 pm.
Award Notification: Friday, Nov 4
Award Disbursement: January 2016/March 2016

If you have any additional questions or concerns, please contact Justin Gomez, Academic Advisor at ngomez13@calpoly.edu or 805-756-5356.