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Upcoming Events

February is Learning Abroad Month

Check out the calendar above and attend some of the many great events this month! February is the time students want to decide on summer and fall programs, apply for their program, and submit scholarship applications. 

Internships Abroad with University Career Services

Tuesday, February 5th 12-1pm in the University Career Services Office
Learn about how you can intern abroad for credit and experience, all to help you land a great job after graduation! Hear from our staff and UCS Career Counselors on how to make these options work for you, either in the summer or during the semester. 

Scholarship Workshop

Wednesday, February 6th 3-4:30pm in the SC South Skyline Room
Money Matters! Let us show you where to start looking for and applying to scholarships. From the IEFS to the Gilman, provider scholarships, and other ways to fund your program abroad, be sure to attend and get all the details to start your scholarship journey.  

Bauer Abroad

Wednesday, February 13th 11am-2pm in the Melcher Hall Ticker
Calling all Business Students! Visit us in the Melcher Hall Ticker area and let's talk Business abroad: from summer classes to a full semester and internships abroad, we have the option for you! Free giveaways while they last. 

Love from Learning Abroad

Thursday, February 14th 11:15am-1pm in the SC Driveway
Celebrate Valentines Day with us and stop by to grab a FREE travel-themed valentine and some candy! Our Global Guides will be on hand to answer questions about how you can fall in love with going abroad. XOXO Learning Abroad 

Gilman Writing Workshop

Tuesday, February 19th 3-4:30pm in the UH Writing Center (CBB 238)
Workshop your Gilman essays and applications with our advisors and staff from the UH Writing Center. Hear from a past Gilman Scholar on their writing strategies and talk one on one with writing center consultants on your essay. If you are applying for the Gilman Scholarship, this workshop is strongly encouraged.

Scholarships 2.0

Thursday, February 21st 2-3pm in the Learning Abroad Office, E Cullen Suite 105
So you've found the scholarships you qualify for, and you've started your essays... but now what? This workshop will help you take your scholarship applications from 0 to hero with in-depth tips on essay writing, strategies, and tips to submit a stellar application.