Skip to content

Welcome 11.2Erin Jennings, JCBS

Welcome to the Jefferson Studio Abroad Website 

The Jefferson Studio Abroad Website offers information on Global Health activities and linkages to our students and employees. Details to help plan a study abroad experience, including tips on planning and financing a trip as well as health and safety tips, are listed. Foerderer Award for International Study applicants can also apply for the award by completing the application forms through this site. Faculty mentor recommendation can also now be done electronically.

To look up programs, click on "Programs" on the left hand side menu. To apply for the Foerderer Award, click on the "Apply Now" button located at the top of each program brochure. If your program is not on the list, please click on the "Apply Here" button under "Programs" on the left hand side menu. Please note that it is not mandatory to apply for the Foerderer Award. Students must apply for admission into their chosen program through the specific program's website. Links to websites, as well as Jefferson student reports, can be found on the program brochures.

It is highly recommended that all potential applicants review the Application Process before opening an application.

If you are interested in a study abroad experience, please take the time to choose one that fits your temperament, needs and future in health care.

Jefferson Program

If the program you would like to receive a Foerderer Award for is NOT on our list, please apply for the Award here:

Independent Program

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Office of International Affairs at 215-503-4335. Your comments on ways to improve this site are welcomed.



This site is solely for the use of authorized Thomas Jefferson University and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital faculty, students and employees. TJU reserves the right at any time to monitor usage of this site to ensure compliance with all TJU policies that apply to electronic communications or otherwise. Your use of this site constitutes your acceptance of and agreement to all applicable TJU communications policies as well as your consent to monitoring by TJU.