Please see below for information on study abroad scholarships.

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Veterans Resource Center
G020 Hodges Library
1015 Volunteer Blvd
Knoxville Tn 37996

VRC Phone 865-974-5420    VRC Fax 865-974-8517
Our website address is

Receive $5,000 to study abroad! The Gilman-McCain Scholarship is a congressionally funded initiative of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State and named after the late senator John S. McCain from Arizona. The scholarship provides awards of $5,000 for child dependents of active duty service members who receive any type of Title IV federal financial aid to study or intern abroad on credit-bearing programs. The application is currently open for students whose education abroad program has a start date that falls between January 2020-October 2020. Applications are processed and accepted on a rolling basis.


To learn more, email [log in to unmask] or call 865-974-3177 to schedule an appointment with a UT Gilman advisor. To explore study abroad opportunities, drop by the Programs Abroad Office in Melrose Hall (Monday-Friday, 11am-5pm) and speak with a Peer Advisor or explore the PAO website.