100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund 2018 Open!

The 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund is pleased to announce the opening of the 2018 MetLife Foundation Study Abroad Innovation Competition! This Innovation Fund grant competition is made possible through MetLife Foundation‘s continued support and their commitment to diversity and inclusion in international academic exchanges in the Americas.



All higher education institutions in the United States, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Mexico, that seek to promote study abroad and international training opportunities for students, are eligible to compete.



Proposals must present innovative ideas, practices and models in study abroad in any academic discipline, with a focus on programs that serve economically disadvantaged and/or under-served student populations in the respective communities of the partnering higher education institutions.


Available Awards

Institutions may request up to USD $25,000 in funding, of which 9 Innovation Fund grants will be awarded to selected proposals.


Application Deadline:
July 16, 2018 by 8:00 am EDT (Same time in Chile)
APPLY HERE: http://www.100kstrongamericas.org/grants/


100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund 2018 Open!