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Virtual Global Education Experiences

What is a virtual global education experience?

A virtual global education experience is an opportunity to participate in online learning with international partners, which could take the form of coursework or internships. Given current circumstances with COVID-19, students have the ability to take courses or intern in locations around the world remotely during the summer or semester.

To learn about what opportunities exist, country locations, costs, number of credits, and other information, select which term you are interested in below.

Summer 2021 Virtual Global Education Experiences

Spring 2022 Virtual Global Education Experiences

SUNY Virtual Programs

Information on virtual study abroad programs through the SUNY system can can be found on the SUNY Study Abroad website

Inquiries about Programs 

If you would like to meet with an advisor to discuss virtual program options, please contact the Study Abroad Office at 585-245-5546 or to schedule an appointment. 


SUNY Geneseo Virtual Global Education Experiences Scholarship

Apply for the Virtual Global Education Experiences Scholarship! This scholarship is a $500 scholarship. This scholarship is intended for students participating on a SUNY Geneseo Virtual Global Education Experience during the Summer term. This scholarship is for Geneseo students participating on Geneseo programs. Financial need will be considered when selecting a recipient. 

Apply after creating your application for the Virtual Global Education Experiences application in Horizons. Apply by clicking "Search Scholarships" in your Horizons account. Questions? E-mail


Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

The Gilman Scholarship Program is open to U.S. citizen undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide. Virtual programs and internships will be eligible until Summer 2022.

Interested in the Gilman Scholarship? Read about the experiences of former Geneseo students who have won this scholarship in our study abroad blog.