International Programs and Studies maintains and strengthens Illinois' role as a global leader in international research, education, and engagement. Be part of Illinois International. Make a gift today.

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International Programs and Studies Annual Fund
Support the most pressing needs of Illinois International, including a wide range of activities both on-campus and around the world, from overseas faculty research and study abroad to the development of new courses on vital global issues.

Support Students


Study Abroad Scholarships Fund
Enable Illinois students to participate in short- or long-term study abroad programs all over the world.


International Student Support Fund
Support international students. Gifts go towards academic programming, cultural integration, and emergency assistance for the nearly 9,000 international students at Illinois.

Featured Funds


Melissa Dorsey Memorial Study Abroad Scholarship Fund
Established in memory of Melissa Dorsey by her family, this scholarship will give students the opportunity to live and study abroad. To learn more about Melissa Dorsey or to make a gift, visit the Fund page.

Contact Us

Veerle Opgenhaffen, Director of Advancement
Office of International Advancement
International Programs and Studies
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
507 E. Green St., Suite 401
Champaign, IL 61820