Application for Scan Design Foundation Study-&-Research Abroad Program in Denmark in Spring 2025

Fellowship Application Deadline: September 1st, 2024

Apply today for a spring ’25 study-&-research abroad program with research in Environmental Sustainability in Denmark. Admitted students receive a $6,310 fellowship and are not required to pay tuition in Denmark. They will take classes overseas, transfer credits to WSU, and graduate on time. View details of this pioneering program.

There are 2 complementary applications for a complete application packet. These applications must be submitted in parallel.

  • The 1st is for the foundational exchange program at Aarhus University. Please, complete it at this link, after following the steps summarized here. This application is due no later than September 1, 2024.
  • The 2nd is for the research component with the $6,310 fellowship. Please, complete it by filling out and submitting the following form. This application is also due no later than September 1, 2024.

Required Application Documents
  1. Resume and WSU transcript
  2. List of remaining courses prior to graduation, endorsed by the applicant’s academic advisor
  3. Name, department, and e-mail address of a professor who taught the applicant a course related to environmental sustainability and who is willing to provide a recommendation letter discussing the applicant’s technical skills and potential for research success
  4. Two-page max, single-spaced motivation letter to describe:
    • career goals
    • rationale to conduct environmental sustainability research in Denmark
    • any prior experience with research, internships, international education
    • any prior experience with any kind of environmental sustainability research
    • any prior experience with languages and cultures other than American

Heritage Details
  • Native AmericanA person having origins in any of the original peoples of North and South America (including Central America), and who would maintain tribal affiliation or community attachment.
  • AsianA person having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian Subcontinent, including, for example, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippine Islands, Thailand, and Vietnam.
  • African American / BlackA person having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa.
  • Hispanic or Latin – A person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture or origin regardless of race.
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander – A person having origins in any of the peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific Islands.
  • White A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East, or North Africa.
  • Two or More Races (Not Hispanic or Latin) All persons who identify with more than one of the above races.