Financial Aid for Forum-Nexus Programs

Students who are looking for ways to help finance their Forum-Nexus study abroad experience should consider the following options:

The Forum-Nexus Scholarship Program

At Forum-Nexus, we understand the great importance of an international education, but we are also mindful of the financial burden many students bear, which can be a prohibiting factor in their decision to study abroad.We are proud to offer a study abroad scholarship program for students attending a college or university in the U.S. or any other country.

For details on application requirements and eligibility, please click here: Forum-Nexus Scholarship Program

The Forum-Nexus Assistantship Program

The Forum-Nexus Student Assistantship Program provides students with an opportunity to work as student assistants for Forum-Nexus Study Abroad faculty and staff, and earn a tuition-reduction scholarship. The program typically involves 150 hours and is completed before, during, and after the summer program.

For full details about the requirements and the application process please click here: Forum-Nexus Assistantship Program


The Forum-Nexus Refer-a-Friend Program

If you are motivated to study abroad and are willing to be creative and entrepreneurial, you can help offset your program costs by referring students to Forum-Nexus from among your friends, family, classmates, fraternities, sororities, Facebook friends, clubs, organizations, dorms, etc.

For more details about the refer-a-friend program please click here: Refer-A-Friend

Financial Aid from your University

If you receive financial aid from your university, in most cases you will be able to use it for your Forum-Nexus summer study abroad program. We will be glad to provide you with any necessary documents requested by your school.

U.S. Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA)

You may consider applying for Federal Student Aid through the FAFSA to help you pay for your Forum-Nexus summer program. We recommend speaking with your study abroad advisor as well as your financial aid advisor about this option. You may need the following information about the European university sponsoring the Forum-Nexus program:

School Name: FRANKLIN UNIVERSITY SWITZERLAND
Address: VIA PONTE TRESA 29
City: SORENGO
Federal School Code: G11683

For further information, visit the Financial Aid office of your school and review the FAFSA website

Sallie Mae Loans for Studying Abroad

If you are not eligible to use federal or university financial aid, you may consider a private student loan through Sallie Mae. If you select this option, please contact us for details about how to complete your Sallie Mae application.

Learn more about Sallie Mae loans at at salliemae.com

External Scholarship Organizations

There are numerous organizations that offer study abroad scholarships for the summer term. We recommend the following search engines, which could help you identify scholarship resources:

If you need additional information from us to complete a scholarship application, please contact us at info@forum-nexus.com.