School for International Training

Applicants interested in SIT’s programming who meet FEA’s eligibility requirements could receive a tuition or room and board waiver or a direct scholarship of up to $5,000.

Applicants who are awarded FIE Access Partner Scholarships will receive their scholarship disbursement in the form of a tuition or room and board waiver from SIT. If the student’s home institute has a billing arrangement with SIT, direct deposit is possible.

Not Your Ordinary Study Abroad

SIT is a leader in immersive, field-based study abroad programs for undergraduates. Over a semester or a summer, engage in experiential, place-based learning that addresses today’s most Critical Global Issues, from climate change to human identity, geopolitics to global health, and more. You’ll find accredited programs in Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East, as well as comparative International Honors Programs (IHP) spanning four continents. 

SIT offers a variety of semester and summer options:

  • Independent research supported by world-class faculty advisors
  • Skills- and career-building internships at local, regional, and global organizations
  • Homestays for cultural and community immersion
  • Language-learning from Afrikaans to isiZulu
  • Academically rigorous coursework through a decolonial lens
  • Excursions that take learning beyond the walls of the classroom
  • Expert academic and program directors, local faculty, and staff
  • 24/7 student support services

Additional Opportunities with SIT

SIT programs are deeply grounded in the experiential learning cycle of collective learning, reflection, and application. Building on 90 years of intercultural education and exchange programming, we maintain deep and meaningful partnerships with communities, institutions, and changemakers around the world. Learn more and view our entire portfolio of program offerings on our website.