Applications are now closed for 2024.

The online application opens October 2, 2023. Go to the National Project GO website to apply at

The application deadline for Summer 2024 Project GO Study Abroad and Hybrid (combined study abroad and domestic) programs will be January 18, 2024.

The application deadline for Summer 2024 Project GO Domestic programs will be February 27, 2024.

All applications will be processed through the National Project GO website at Please note that a complete application, including all supporting materials, must be submitted by the stated deadlines to be considered.

Things to know before starting an application:

  1. Create a Login by clicking on the Register link on the common application page at the National Project GO website.

    • Note: The application has changed for 2024. Please read the Project GO Central Application Instructions carefully!
    • Project GO utilizes a central application in which it is possible to apply to both domestic and overseas programs. You can apply for up to three domestic and three overseas programs, equaling six programs total.
    • All materials must be submitted through the central application system. No materials sent to individual Project GO institutions will be considered.
  2. Complete the online application.
    • Please refer to the application instructions for the most up to date information by going to the National Project GO website at:
  3. You will need the following items to complete your application for submission:
    – A copy of your most recent transcript which includes your Fall term of study (All applicants may submit official or unofficial transcripts)
    – A letter of recommendation from your ROTC Commanding Officer (a formatted template is sent to your Commander).
    – An Academic Letter of Recommendation that addresses: a) the relationship between the recommend-er and applicant and b) the reason the applicant is a good candidate for this scholarship (Project GO at UW-Madison encourages Academic Recommendation Letters be from a language instructor, if possible)
  4. Complete appropriate application for specific language program you are applying for (We encourage domestic program students to apply after receiving and accepting a Project GO scholarship):

Please contact the Project GO at UW-Madison office with any questions at

The application review committee will rank applications based on criteria set by Project GO and UW-Madison.