The ISA includes a percentage of the program budget equal to the student's need as determined by the Financial Aid office in the academic year prior to the summer experience.
Tip: The ISA is intended to cover a percentage of the program's set budget. It will not cover all expenses of a student's experience abroad. Students with 100% need will most likely need to contribute their own money for program expenses.
To calculate your ISA funding, do the following:
Note: Program budget x Your % eligibility = Your ISA
If a student's International Summer Award does not cover the full cost of their program abroad, the student is responsible for paying the balance. Some possible sources of funding include: