Middle and high school teachers who actively use Echoes and Reflections in their classrooms are invited to apply for the 2017 Echoes and Reflections Advanced Learning Seminar at Yad Vashem – a fully subsidized ten-day learning opportunity in Jerusalem.
Explore Israel, tour the globally acclaimed Yad Vashem Holocaust History Museum, and study the Holocaust in-depth with expert scholars, while learning more about Echoes and Reflections materials and hearing from witnesses to this history.
Offered from July 10-19, 2017, the seminar offers teachers the opportunity to learn with like-minded educators who share a passion and commitment to delivering accurate and meaningful Holocaust education to today’s students.
Space is Limited! Read past participants reflections on their experiences and apply today.
Applications must be submitted by March 15, 2017 for consideration.
Please share this opportunity with qualified colleagues. Any questions? Contact Sheryl Ochayon, Program Director, Echoes and Reflections, Yad Vashem International School for Holocaust Studies, firstname.lastname@example.org.
2017 Intelligent Ironman Creativity Contest
I am delighted to invite your high school students to participate in the 13th Annual International Intelligent Ironman Creativity Contest from August 5 – 9, 2017! For the 13th consecutive year, the Taiwan Ministry of Education is proud to invite foreign teams to compete in this wonderful educational competition. We hope that Utah State will be able to join us to celebrate fun, knowledge and learning through participation in this English language Game.
The goal of the Intelligent Ironman Creativity Contest is for students to demonstrate ability and knowledge while having fun. The contest uses RPG gaming technology and hands-on activities to challenge students to creatively employ the valuable knowledge they have learned to win fabulous prizes. In addition, we can offer foreign team organizational assistance to prepare for the contest and financial assistance during the contest. Please kindly forward the enclosed information about the contest to your district consultants and have them encourage their school children to participate.
Prizes include NT $150,000 (approx. $4,600 USD) for the winning team, NT $80,000 (approx. $2,500 USD) for second place, NT $50,000 (approx. $1,500 USD) for third place, as well as other generous prizes for awards such as ‘best task tackler,” etc.
Please refer to the enclosed information for more details. Please note that the deadline for registration is May 31, 2017. For international inquiries or registration, please contact: Professor Ko-Fei Liu at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, Department of Civil Engineering, National Taiwan University.
Please also consult the competition website:
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM EST
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IIE's President and CEO, Allan Goodman, will be joined by members of the Finnish National Agency for Education (EDUFI) to discuss their commitment to increasing academic partnerships between the U.S. and Finland. EDUFI and IIE will also announce the launch of an International Academic Partnership Program with Finland and discuss EDUFI's commitment to IIE's Generation Study Abroad initiative to increase the number of U.S. students that study abroad.
Freeman-ASIA Awards for Undergraduate Study Abroad in East and Southeast Asia
Deadline: March 1, 2017
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The competition for the Freeman-ASIA Awards for Undergraduate Study Abroad in East and Southeast Asia for summer 2017 is now open. The Freeman-ASIA program supports U.S.-based undergraduates with demonstrated financial need who are planning to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia.
Deadline to apply: March 17, 2017
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Go Overseas is excited to announce the 2nd annual Study in Ireland scholarship! Education in Ireland and Go Overseas are offering 26 full-tuition scholarships including 15 undergrad semesters and 11 postgraduate programs, for a total of more than $290,000 in tuition. The deadline to apply is March 17, 2017, and the winner can choose to use it for Summer or Fall 2017 or Spring, Summer or Fall 2018. The scholarships cover tuition only and are only available to US students; exchange students are not eligible.
Country Partner Education New Zealand Announces
Latest Round of Award Winners
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Thirteen U.S. college students will spend the next semester receiving a world-class education, exploring stunning landscapes, and serving as Kiwi Ambassadors for future study abroad students – all with support from Education New Zealand and the New Zealand universities. Chosen among 104 applicants, four U.S. students received $2,000 each to help fund their flights to New Zealand. Seven New Zealand universities also awarded one or more $500 Excellence Awards to US study abroad students to help fund their studies as they start their semester in New Zealand this month.
While studying abroad, the students will be Kiwi Ambassadors for Education New Zealand. They will share their experiences with more than 17,000 people following @studyinnewzealand on Instagram. In addition, the students will regularly update their blogs with personal stories, photos and videos highlighting their studies, cultural experiences,
new friendships and outdoor adventures.
For study in New Zealand starting July 2017, students can apply for the
Generation Study Abroad Travel and Excellence Awards by April 30, 2017.
To determine eligibility, learn more and apply, click here.
CIEE’s $20,000 Generation Study Abroad Access Grant
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Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) is proud to announce the third annual $20,000 Generation Study Abroad Access Grant. This grant is part of CIEE’s Generation Study Abroad™ pledge to double the number of students who study abroad by 2020 and to increase access to international education for traditionally underrepresented students in study abroad. CIEE will be accepting proposals starting February 15, 2017 for innovative summer 2018 Faculty-Led & Custom programs.