CIEE: Sao Paulo - Business & Culture

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Millions of Americans stop what they’re doing to watch the Super Bowl. For Brazilians, it’s Carnival, which pumps $1 billion into the economy annually. In Brazil’s business and economic center, explore the impact of this dazzling event and examine... read more

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Millions of Americans stop what they’re doing to watch the Super Bowl. For Brazilians, it’s Carnival, which pumps $1 billion into the economy annually. In Brazil’s business and economic center, explore the impact of this dazzling event and examine the economic challenges facing this rapidly developing country. You’ll also take part in a specialized language-learning program, enroll at a prestigious business school, and visit local and international companies – all to prepare you for the world of globalized business.

Study abroad in São Paulo and you'll:
- Experience the unique academic atmosphere of Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV), one of the most prestigious business schools in Latin America
- Take business courses taught in English or Portuguese alongside Brazilian and other international students
- Live in São Paulo, the most important cultural and economic center in Brazil
- Enjoy museums, concerts, soccer matches, a samba school, and two weekend trips


Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Academic Year
Instruction Language(s):
  • Portugese
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Latin American Studies
  • Portuguese Language, Literature
  • Business
  • Commerce
  • International Business
Minimum GPA:
3.0
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To increase access to study abroad by more students from Minority Serving Institutions (MSI), CIEE will cover 100% of program fees and travel costs for 10 students from 10 different MSIs to participate in an intensive 4-week, 3-credit summer study abroad program. To become a Frederick Douglass Global Fellow, students must be nominated and receive letters of recommendation.

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$200

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Travel costs to and from study abroad or internship program. Pell-eligible; first-come, first-served.

$1,000

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Students who enroll in more than one four-week session receive a 20% discount off each additional session.

20% discount

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Deduction off of non‑consecutive in‑person terms for CIEE alumni or sibling of alumni.

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Qualifying programs: CIEE summer, semester, or year-long programs in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Please check the home page of your program of interest to see what awards are offered for that program.

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Qualifying programs: CIEE’s Community and Public Health summer, semester or year-long programs.

$2,500 toward semester program costs, or $750 toward summer program costs

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Enroll in more than one four-week summer session

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Federal Pell Grant-eligible students can receive a GAIN Travel Grant up to $1,000 when they complete their CIEE Scholarships and Grants application by our published deadlines. Gilman Scholarship applicants can receive a CIEE Go Global Grant AND a GAIN Travel Grant totally up to $4,000!

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CIEE offers substantial grants for students who choose our innovative Open Campus Block program. Available at 13 CIEE Global Institutes around the globe, Open Campus invites students across majors to study in up to three international locations in one semester.

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Qualified applicants not chosen for a full fellowship are guaranteed a $1,500 program grant and possible university match, $3,000***

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