We are pleased to announce the fourth year of merit-based, partial scholarships to help support students with the costs of participating in travel courses. 旅游 Course 奖学金 are funded through the generosity of the MCLA Foundation.
The amount available for this academic year will be divided proportionately among 旅游课程. Faculty teaching each course will decide how many scholarships the allotted money for their course will support.
The purpose of the Fund is to endow travel course scholarships for academically-qualified full-time students with sophomore or above status* who demonstrate strong commitment to travel learning and potential for significant scholarly and personal growth through 学术旅行体验. In furtherance of that purpose, the scholarship will be available to full-time students with a grade point average of 3.0或更好的人 have received the instructor's permission to enroll in a specific travel course. 奖学金 recipients will be selected from the applicant pool by the Travel 奖学金 Faculty 咨询小组.
*First year students are still encouraged to apply and will be considered for an award, pending the availability of sufficient funds.
• Sophomore, junior, or senior status*
• Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0
• Two (2) faculty letters of recommendation, one of which may be from the faculty member supervising the travel course.
• Submission of both the standard scholarship application and travel course essay (essays topics are designed for individual travel courses by faculty planning and teaching 这门课程).
All applicants must complete the general scholarship form as part of the application 过程 奖学金申请表.
Applicants for the Travel Course 奖学金 will write an essay of 600-700 words that answers the questions that correspond to the travel course in which they will 参与.
爱尔兰: What motivated you to 参与 in this travel course? 你对这次旅行有什么期待 course and your time in Ireland specifically to contribute to your personal, academic, 和/或职业目标?
热带生态: How will participation in this course, Tropical Ecology, help you achieve your academic, 职业目标和个人目标?
Travel Course 奖学金 applications will be completed online through the link above. Faculty recommendations may be sent to Student Financial Services, either emailed 对finaid@linzhiang.com or dropped off at the office in Eldridge Hall.
感谢: The MCLA Foundation and the 财政援助办事处.