Group Awards

General Information

The Education Abroad Group Awards (EAGA)-funded by the University of Alberta-supports a broad variety of international study abroad initiatives, including short-term summer courses and study tours, faculty-led programs, group internships, and programs led by partner institutions or third-party providers with agreed curricular arrangements.

How to apply

1. Application Instructions

Applications must be initiated and completed by a University of Alberta faculty member, Faculty or other administrative units.

Deadline: Monday, October 21, 2019

Application Form (PDF)

Declaration Form (PDF)


2. Eligibility

EAGA Terms of Reference (PDF)

The total value of the funding awarded to a group-based program will be based on the duration of the abroad program and the number of students participating. The total award granted will be calculated using the following per-student formula, for up to 8 months:

  • $750 for Month 1 (or portion thereof)
  • $500 per month for Months 2 and 3 (if applicable)
  • $400 per month for Months 4 through 8 (if applicable)
3. Selection Process
The Education Abroad Group Award selection committee will rank all eligible applications in order of funding priority.