Summer

*Special note! Though the scholarship deadline has passed, there are still GESI summer scholarships available for eligible students for GESI 2017!

For the summer program, GESI processes applications on a rolling basis through March 1, 2017. Northwestern students with financial need stand a better chance of receiving scholarships by applying early, and they are strongly encouraged to apply by the early deadlines. Learn more about Northwestern student financial aid eligibility on our Financial Aid page.

  • Early Deadline: December 15, 2016 - first-choice country placement most likely if accepted to the program; NU students seeking GESI scholarships encouraged to apply by this deadline
  • NU Qatar ONLY: January 9, 2017 - 5 pm local Qatar time.
  • Final Early Deadline: January 15, 2017 - NU students seeking GESI scholarships encouraged to apply by this deadline
  • Final Deadline:  March 1, 2017 by 5:00pm Central Standard Time 

Fall

The fall deadline has been extended to April 1, 2017! GESI processes all applications after February 10, 2017. All GESI Fall applications must be submitted by this date; students may start submitting GESI Fall applications on November 12, 2016. 

  • Final Deadline:  extended to April 1 by 5:00pm Central Standard Time