Study Abroad Scholarship Info Session

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 4:00pm
ILC 3rd Floor Communication Hub

CAPA, the UMass Amherst College of Social & Behavioral Sciences (SBS) and and the UMass International Programs Office (IPO) have partnered to offer two $5,000 scholarships for SBS students completing internships on CAPA programs abroad in Fall 2018. Please join us for an information session on these programs and scholarships. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2018.

While taking courses and interning abroad, past SBS students have:

  1. Worked on press releases for a communication firm in Barcelona, Spain
  2. Served needy families at La Casa de Ronald McDonald in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  3. Liaised with clients, filed court documents, and prepared legal briefs at the law firm of Greene Solicitors in Dublin, Ireland
  4. Organized cultural activities and fundraising events for new immigrants to Florence, Italy with Anelli Mancanti
  5. Assisted the business development team at Parsons Brinkerhoff in London, England
  6. Conducted market research on the food and beverage industry at Vandergeeten in Shanghai, China • Delivered food to needy families with OzHarvest in Sydney, Australia