University of Calgary Study Abroad Funding Deadlines Coming Up

Recently announced grants to promote study abroad opportunities aim to increase diversity and cross-cultural competencies at the University of Calgary’s campus communities.

Students who want to study abroad can apply and take advantage of $500,000 funding the university has made available for the 2016-2017 academic year.  Full-time undergraduate and master’s students who want to go on a study abroad program can get an International Study Travel Grant of up to $1,000.

Eyes High Anniversary International Exchange Awards

Students get up to $3,000 in funding

Through the Eyes High Anniversary International Exchange Awards, undergraduate students enrolled in full-time studies who will go on an exchange program at one of the 48 designated partner universities in the 2016-2017 academic year can get up to $3,000 in funding.

Students going on exchange programs at one of the designated partner universities will be nominated based on academic merit, no application is required. 

International Study Travel Grant deadline March 15, 2016

Full-time U of C students earning credit on a University of Calgary study abroad program are eligible to apply for the International Studentship/International Study Travel Grant awards (each valued between $500-$1000) for the 2016-17 year!

For full details, click here.

Students can enter a study abroad contest and win one of three $200 prizes

If you are a full-time student and imagine yourself traveling the world and studying, you can enter a contest for a chance to win one of three $200 prizes. 

More details here.

Source:  UToday