Brigham Young University: Cambridge University Programme

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BYU’s internship and direct enrollment (student exchange) programs are not open to non-BYU students.

BYU’s internship and direct enrollment (student exchange) programs are not open to non-BYU students. read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.5
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I learned to balance my life. It is important to go and see things and experience the culture of the place you are living in while also studying. It was one of the best decisions I have ever made. - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Brigham Young University: Cambridge - Cambridge Programme Direct Enrollment
This was my first time being abroad and it really opened my eyes to see other cultures and how people live. This program made me push myself academically, spiritually, and emotionally. At first, with how much I was paying, I was unsure if this program was going to be worthwhile. It was SO worth my time and money! I became a bett... - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
I gained most from my supervised research experience. It was definitely worth it. - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
Past Review Unforgettable!
It was ABSOLUTELY worthwhile. Not even a question of it. It was so fun and wonderful and confidence-boosting. It's surreal! And I think about how close I was to doing a different program and have NO regrets! This was far better than I could possibly imagine. I will remember it forever as some of the best memories I'll ever ma... - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
Past Review Pkp
I gained confidence in my academic skills, made deep and lasting friendships, and enjoyed seeing lots of Britain. - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
I developed a more global understanding of the world and history. I experienced so many things is such a short amount of time. As a Cambridge student, I had special access to things that the general public never gets to experience. It was worth it. - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
Past Review Amazing
That I can hold my own with other American university students. I thought it was amazing. Room for improvement, but amazing nonetheless. - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
I am an independent adult who is capable of making smart decisions! Absolutely! - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
I learned so much, I could not sum it up in one review. It was completely worth it. - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
Past Review Holy Smokes!
Definitely worthwhile. I learned how to rely on myself, make friends, and have fun in new situations. - Brigham Young University View Entire Review
I learned how to study more independently as well as write a lot. - Brigham Young University View Entire Review

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BYU’s internship and direct enrollment (student exchange) programs are not open to non-BYU students.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
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Brigham Young University (BYU) Scholarships

Aids study abroad in under-represented countries that critical to U.S. national interests. Emphasized world areas include: Africa, Asia, Central, and Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Middle East. NSEP recipients are required to seek employment with a federal agency or office involved in national security affairs. nsfp.byu.edu/rms/boren-undergraduate-scholarship

up to $8000 for a summer program, up to $10,000 for a semester, or up to $20,000 for an academic year

Deadlines:
February

Guidelines/Requirements:
Applicants must plan to use the scholarship for a study abroad program that ends before the student graduates. Preference is given to students pursuing fields of study related to national security.

The CLS Program provides fully funded, group-based intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences for seven to ten weeks for U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students in thirteen foreign languages: Arabic, Persian, Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Punjabi, Turkish, Urdu, Chinese, Japanese, and Russian.

Not Given

Deadlines:
November

Guidelines/Requirements:
Applicants must be US citizens currently enrolled in a US degree-granting program at either the undergraduate or graduate level. Eligible undergraduate students must have completed at least one year of general college course-work by the program start date. All applicants must be 18 by the beginning of the CLS program and be in acceptable mental and physical health. Students of diverse majors and disciplines are encouraged to apply. Participants are expected to continue their language study beyond the scholarship period and apply their critical language skills in their future professional careers.

The Fulbright program for U.S. students is designed to increase mutual understanding between the peoples of the United States and other countries, through the exchange of persons, knowledge, and skills.

Not Given

Deadlines:
October

Guidelines/Requirements:
To participate in the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, the applicant must be a U.S. citizen and have: at least a Bachelor's degree required by start of grant. Applicants who hold a doctorate are ineligible. sufficient proficiency in the host language to carry out the project required. - See more at: http://exchanges.state.gov/us/program/fulbright-us-student-program#sthash.mAE5wwUi.dpuf Note: Non-U.S. citizens who have legal permanent residency status in the United States are not eligible for any Fulbright grants. - See more at: http://exchanges.state.gov/us/program/fulbright-us-student-program#sthash.mAE5wwUi.dpuf

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship is for undergraduate students who wish to study abroad. The program aims to encourage students to choose non-traditional study abroad destinations, especially those outside of Western Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. This scholarship awards up to $5,000 that can be applied to program tuition, room and board, local transportation, insurance and international airfare.

up to $5,000

Deadlines:
March

Guidelines/Requirements:
Applicant must be receiving a Federal Pell Grant, be accepted into their study abroad program, and be planning on studying abroad for more than 28 days.