Eaton Travel Sabbaticals Scholarship (Spring Semester)

The Eugene D. Eaton Jr. Travel Sabbatical Scholarships are awarded to students who meet the following criteria:

  • Current undergraduate with a declared major in Economics, Anthropology, or History.
  • Have completed at least three academic years of full-time study (min 90 credits) with at least two years completed at CU Boulder.
  • Desire to broaden knowledge in a culture and learning environment different from your own prior to graduation.
  • Complete the CU Boulder General Scholarship Application.
  • Complete this scholarship application by the deadline.
  • Have completed the application for CU Study Abroad.

Preference will be given to students who have a creative and well-designed plan of unconventional study and travel in a non-traditional environment, especially those which would take place in the southern or eastern hemispheres.

Schools, Colleges, Departments
College of Arts & Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you completed at least two years of study at CU Boulder?
  2. Have you completed your application for CU Study Abroad?
  3. Please upload an unofficial copy of your academic transcript.
  4. Estimate your travel budget at, save as a pdf, and upload.
  5. Eaton Travel Sabbatical Essay
    • 1. Describe how your study abroad program will enhance your CU educational experience and broaden your knowledge in a cultural and learning environment different from your own.
    • 2. Describe how you normally finance your tuition and expenses here at CU. Be specific (I.e. if you split costs with your parents, list what you pay vs. what they pay; if you receive financial aid, list loans/grants.)
    • 3. Describe if/how your finances affected your program choice, how you have planned and budgeted for your program, and how you will pay for the program if you have unmet need.
    • 4. Provide additional information about your financial circumstances that should be considered.