College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Yang Travel Award

Alice Yang WGS Study Abroad Scholarship Award

Alice Yang, a WGS Alum has graciously created a scholarship for WGS students to study abroad. The award can go toward tuition, airline tickets, transportation, and/or housing. The applicant must use the funds in the pursuit of a study abroad program, research, or an internship outside of the United States. 

Applicants can apply for funding up to $700. Applicants MUST submit a Student Request for WGS Study Abroad Travel Funds form of expenses to justify the amount being requested. 

Any declared Women's and Gender Studies student (MA or SWAG minor) who has completed or is completing at least nine hours of WGS required courses, and who will not graduate before December 2020.

If you are interested:

More information about this award is available here. Please send completed applications to Staycie Lyman ( by APRIL 3, 2020. Please contact the Women's and Gender Studies office at with any further questions or concerns. 

Travel Request Funds Form