Study abroad scholarships may enable qualified students to travel the world, engaging in studies and experiences that ideally make the world a better place. The following is information on five scholarships for study abroad that may be available to qualified students to be used alone or in conjunction with other money for a study abroad program.
There are an impressive number of short-term programs during intersession (between fall and spring semesters in the month of January), why? We have a few ideas…
Hola, amigos! Unfortunately, I am writing this blog from the US. I woke up wanting rice, beans, and fresh fruit for breakfast, but settled for a Nutrigrain bar.
Have you started your college search yet? Finding a college that fits your needs, personality and educational goals can be so overwhelming, you might not know where to start. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!
On September 5th at 4:00pm ET, we’ll be talking with GoEnnouce, College Prowler, Noodle Education, and tuition.io to get some tips on college visits, the application process, and what to look for in your search.
Down, down, down with the pound!
Sterling looks very much set to become cheaper in the next six months, if the new governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, gets his way. Mr. Carney wants to inject billions in economic stimulus (called quantitative easing) into the UK economy, to spur growth. If he does so, the pound will tumble, because all those billions devalue the currency.
No doubt about it, it's a cheap time to study abroad in Canada! Right now the US dollar is at its highest against the Canadian dollar since September 2010, at 1.06. Meanwhile, the euro to Canadian dollar exchange rate is at 1.38, the highest since November 2011. What this means is that, for you, when you exchange currencies, you'll receive far more Canadian dollars.
Is it a submarine? Is it a lead balloon? No, it’s the Australian dollar at a cheaper exchange rate than it's been since 2010!
Right now you can get a better Australian dollar exchange rate than at any time in the last three years, making Australia a far cheaper place to study abroad.