Travelnstudy: Central Europe: Travel Seminar Leadership and Service

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This travel seminar emphasizes getting beyond classroom walls and learning about Central Europe’s modern history and culture as well as recent transitions and dynamic economies.During this intellectually challenging travel seminar, participants le... read more

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This travel seminar emphasizes getting beyond classroom walls and learning about Central Europe’s modern history and culture as well as recent transitions and dynamic economies.
During this intellectually challenging travel seminar, participants learn about influential leaders of Central Europe: Lech Walesa, Vaclaw Havel, John Paul II, and their roles in the democratic transformation of Central Europe. Students will meet with think tanks, ministers, and locals as they all explain their experiences and stories to help them have a comprehensive understanding of the difficulties their specific region or city has faced historically or in the present. The rigorous curriculum will be enhanced with activities that include several cultural and historical excursions to Warsaw, Gdańsk, Krakow, Prague, and Berlin. The tours give students a better understanding of the European Union, Modern European History, Economic Development as well as Pop Culture. Participants have a chance to visit museums and cultural sites often known from popular films and novels. This program will be complimented by several cultural events and lectures featuring artists and intellectuals from Central Europe.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Volunteer
High School
Research
Program Length(s):
  • Summer
  • Short Term
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Language Requirement(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Architecture
  • Cultural Studies
  • Drama, Theater, Theatre Arts
  • Economics
  • ESL Language Instructor
  • European Studies
  • Fine Arts, Studio Arts
  • Global Studies
  • History
  • International Business
  • Museum Studies
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Travelnstudy Scholarships

This scholarship is for young, travel passionates, open minded university students or recent grads who are ready to teach English overseas and share their culture when abroad. Must be native speakers of English!

100-500 USD

Deadlines:
March 1st

Guidelines/Requirements:
To apply for summer scholarship, students must meet a minimum GPA requirement and answer a scholarship question with an essay 1-2 pages long. Scholarship Question: Describe why you chose to travel abroad and volunteer with us this summer and what you plan to achieve while abroad. Evaluate your study abroad budget by providing specific numbers for your anticipated resources and expenses. Scholarship applications can be submitted online, followed by at least one recommendation letter (preferred 2) from your professor, academic adviser, coach, or employer emailed directly to admission@travelnstudy.com Scholarship funds will be applied towards tuition and will be reflected on final invoice. Summer volunteer scholarship: Amount: $100-$500 Minimum GPA: 2.50

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