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ISA World Strides

 ISA World Strides
ISA World Strides is a Program dedicated to sending students on international programs so that they may grow personally, ethically, and academically in an environment promoting cultural understanding.  If you would like more information, we encourage you to visit their website here.

Extra Information for students:

Program Recommendations based on Major/Minor

Contact information:

Sarah Warren:

How to apply for ISA World Strides via Bucs Abroad:

Step 1:  Sign up for an interest session here

Step 2:  Apply on Bucs Abroad for permission to study abroad.  Make sure you apply before the deadline.  Check deadlines here
ISA in Asia
ISA in Latin America and/or Spain
ISA in Europe
ISA in Oceania
ISA in the Middle East

Step 3:  Apply on the ISA World Strides website here
 Fee Table Per Semester
*Fees are subject to change
ISA World Strides Costs
Other Costs
Pay the Following:
  • Program Fees.  Check here for a list of programs and their cost breakdowns
Definite Costs:
  • Airfare
  • In-country transportation (e.g. train, taxi)
Potential Costs (Vary by Country):
  • Student Visa Fees 
  • If applicable: travel costs, for countries that require students to obtain a student visa at a consulate (usually in DC or Atlanta)
  • If applying to a school in Spain: TN residents must travel to Houston, TX to obtain a student visa. NC and VA residents can travel to Washington, DC.
Miscellaneous Costs:
  • Bed sheets
  • Towels
  • Cookware
  • Souvenirs
  • Other
 Costs to Deduct from the Price
*Deductions are unique to the individual. Please consult Amy Collins at for more information.
Financial Aid & Scholarships
ISA World Strides

Private Scholarships
Pell Grant (if eligible)

Roan Scholars Scholarship (if eligible)

Tennessee Lottery Scholarship (if eligible)

Other Financial Aid & Scholarships: $0 - Full Ride
  • Most financial aid & scholarships can be applied during a semester abroad. Please consult the ETSU International Financial Aid Advisor, Amy Collins (, for more information
ETSU International Education Scholarship: $0 - ~$4,000
  • Please note: students are not guaranteed a scholarship and must follow all instructions in order to be eligible.
ISA World Strides Scholarships and Grants Private Scholarships