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April 23, 2013

Fellowships & Funding: Summer Studies in Poland - Scholarship opportunity

Deadline: May 1, 2013

The Kosciuszko Foundation is still accepting applications towards the 2013 Summer Study Abroad programs in Poland and the Tomaszkiewicz-Florio Scholarships. For details and information please see our web-site: http://www.thekf.org/programs/study/

The Kosciuszko Foundation is accepting applications for short term summer study programs at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow and the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin through May 15th. Undergraduate students have the opportunity to earn credit while studying the language and grammar and courses such as history, literature, and contemporary Poland.

Join us for a learning experience that you will never forget. Classes run from early July through the end of August. You can sign up for courses as short as two weeks or as long as eight. You’ll be able to develop your language skills as well as take part in cultural enrichment courses such as Polish Art, Past and Present, Polish Literature, History of Poland, History of the Jews of Poland, Transition in Poland as well as others. Prices begin at $1,025 for a two-week non-intensive program. Tuition, dormitory housing, meals and sightseeing costs are included. Airfare is not included.

Beginner, intermediate and advanced language classes are available. You’ll start language classes at a level which is appropriate to the knowledge you already have. Absolute beginners are welcome. We’ll help you transfer the credits you earn abroad to your university here in the States. And, if you want to fly with other program participants, you’ll be able to join us on a group flight to Poland. Airfare is not included in the price of program fees.

Students of Polish descent have the opportunity to apply for funding to attend Kosciuszko Foundation’s 3-week program at the Jagiellonian University via the Foundation’ s Tomaszkiewicz-Florio Scholarship. The deadline for Scholarship applications is May 1st. Contact our local chapter if a short extensions is needed.

For classes, prices, course information, scholarship information and additional details, please see http://www.thekf.org/programs/study/ or call the Summer Study Abroad office (212) 734-2130 ext. 210.

Posted by jmkirsch at April 23, 2013 12:18 PM

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