The Joseph T.J. Stewart Global Citizenship Program Study Abroad Scholarship

The UB School of Management, in conjunction with the Joseph T.J. Stewart Endowment, offers a limited number of scholarships to support study-abroad experiences through a competitive application process.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be currently enrolled as a full-time, matriculated School of Management student who will have junior or senior standing within the school while studying abroad.
  • Have already applied for a study-abroad program.
  • Have applied to participate in a UB or SUNY study-abroad program  

To be considered competitive for this scholarship award, you should have a minimum UB and overall GPA of at least a 3.0 or higher, as well as the following:

  • Juniors must have at least a 3.0 or higher prerequisite GPA and a 3.0 or higher management GPA (300/400-level MG courses) if any are completed.
  • Seniors must have at least a 3.0 or higher management GPA (300/400-level MG courses). 

The study-abroad experience must fit into your graduation plan without delaying degree conferral date.


Awards are based on academic merit and seriousness of purpose. If you have never studied or traveled abroad, and/or you have a demonstrated leadership background, you will be given preference. 

Upon return from your study-abroad experience, you will be encouraged to help the School of Management and UB's Study Abroad Office in promoting future programs and opportunities.


Email your completed application and all supporting documents to with the subject line: Stewart Study-Abroad Scholarship.

To be considered complete, your application must include the following:   

  • A completed Application Form
  • A typed personal statement of how this financial assistance would be important to you and how this study-abroad experience fits in with your career aspirations.
  • A typed résumé.