Financing your Arcos Journeys Abroad program

There are many ways to finance your program with us. By enrolling in our programs you will be able to take full advantage of our knowledge and experience in this field. We will assist you in completing any required paperwork.

Creative Fundraising Ideas

There are many scholarships for study abroad available and it is a good idea to spend the time to seek out ones for which you may qualify. However, you should not expect to receive every award for which you apply. It is important to consider other funding options and remember that every little bit helps. Check out these creative funding ideas from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Study Abroad office as a good starting place.

FundMyTravel is an online crowd funding platform developed by to allow participants to raise funds to cover the expenses of their study abroad program. With FundMyTravel, you can create customizable travel campaigns which can be shared across numerous social media channels in order to collect donations from friends, contacts, and family members. Start your campaign now


There are many study abroad scholarships available but it can take time and dedication to find them. First, start with your school to see what resources they have. For example, your school may have scholarships dedicated specifically for study abroad. Second, search online for external study abroad scholarships. Third, there may be community-based scholarships available. Researching, narrowing down your list, and applying for scholarships can be time consuming so it is always a good practice to start this process as early as possible.