Study Abroad

Port of BarcelonaFall 2019 Quarter in Barcelona

Applications currently closed.

Study in the Mediterranean capitol of Catalonia. Explore a city as old as its Roman roots and medieval center, but as new as its Gaudi park, nouveau art architecture and 1992 Olympic make-over. This ten-week program offers activities and courses in Spanish culture and language and courses in Geography. (Students at Chemeketa CC, Clackamas CC, Mt. Hood CC, Portland CC or Rogue CC will need to register with COCC for the Fall 2019 term and then transcript their completed classes with their home institution after returning from Barcelona.)

Use the blue link above to get started: Find applications, information about Barcelona, the program, the classes, and suggested steps to Spain!

Check below on this page for more information about scholarships.

Contact Sara Henson ( or Mick McCann (, for more information.


Study-Abroad Scholarship Information

Gilman International Scholarship Program

Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarships award up to $5,000 to students who are currently receiving a Pell Grant for their education at COCC. Our last survey showed that one in three applicants receives an award, which averages $3,500. The scholarship application will be available in mid-January 2019. Scholarship application deadline for COCC's Fall 2019 program in Barcelona, Spain is March 5, 2019.  Please visit for more information.

ASCOCC Study Abroad Scholarship

Students who have applied for a COCC study abroad program are invited to apply for the the ASCOCC Study Abroad scholarship. Download the application and information at this link: ASCOCC Study Abroad Scholarship information-application (Word doc).

Dale E. Fridell Memorial Scholarships

The Dale E. Fridell Memorial Scholarship, and it's open to anyone currently attending or aspiring to attend a university, college, trade school, technical institute, vocational training or other post-secondary education program. .

Additional Scholarship Information

Students interested in other study abroad resources should check at the Barber Library and elsewhere for further information about new and continuing scholarships. Moneygeek, a private firm, offers information on study abroad scholarships on their website as well.