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  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, January Intersession, Spring, Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2021 10/01/2020
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer 2021 02/15/2021 03/01/2021 TBA TBA
Fall 2021 02/15/2021 10/15/2021 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2021-2022 03/01/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Class Eligibility: 02 Sophomore, 03 Junior, 04 Senior, 05 Graduate
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Program Description:

Tobias International Leadership Scholar Program

The Tobias International Leadership Scholars Program is available to students who wish to study, work, or serve on high impact global and intercultural experiences in other countries, in the US or virtually. The Tobias Program seeks to empower the next generation of leaders by providing experiences, mentorship and networks they will need to thrive in the 21st century.  Preference is given to students from the state of Indiana pursuing international programs.  Students with financial need may also apply.

Scholarship award:  $500 - $5,000

Application Requirements

  • Submit 1-2 page essay on the importance of global leadership and how the applicants would use this opportunity to develop both personally and professionally.
  • Submit a proposal with a detailed description of the proposed program including budget and timetable, as well as any pertinent background and skills ( e.g., language ). Only one proposal per cycle may be submitted.

Criteria for Student Selection

  • Be in good academic and good disciplinary standing with the university.
  • Have an application open in Studio Abroad for a specific program.
  • Have completed 30 semester hours of credit toward their degree.  A student with fewer than 30 semester credit hours may apply for funding if she demonstrates that an early international experience best fits the academic plan and/or course of study.
  • Plan to use scholarship funds on a University of Dayton, non-University of Dayton, or independent international programs.
  • Students who receive tuition remission are ineligible for this scholarship.
  • There is a maximum of one award per student.
  • Priority will be given to:
    • Indiana residents
    • Students pursuing programs that take place abroad
    • Students who demonstrate financial need