Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Interested in student international travel-study?

Are you interested in traveling overseas to study? The Vol State International Education Committee has money available for student travel-study. The TnCIS Summer Abroad is part of the program. The goal is to have a minimum of 25 students from Vol State participate in the Summer Programs TnCIS has established for the summer of 2009.

Brazil, England, France, Greece, Ireland, Mexico, Scotland. South Africa, Spain and the Netherlands offer travel study programs for our students.

Financial Aid will be available in the form of scholarship assistance from the international education committee. Interested students must make time to attend one of the sessions to learn about the programs and the opportunities.

Informational sessions for interested students - summer 2009 TnCIS

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008Main Campus, Mattox Building Room 10410:00 A.M.
Thursday, December 18th, 2008Main Campus, Mattox Building Room 104 6:30 P.M.
Tuesday, January 6th, 2009Livingston Campus2:00 P.M. & 6:00 P.M.
Friday, January 9th, 2009Main Campus, Mattox Building Room 10410:00 A.M.
Thursday, January 15th, 2009Main Campus Mattox Building, Rooms TBA12:30 P.M. & 5:30 P.M.

Additional Schedule of Committee Activity and TnCIS Deadlines

  • Tuesday, January 20th, 2009: Deadline for Scholarship Applications due to Academic Business Division Office 4:30 P.M.

  • January 26th – January 30th: Committee meetings to award scholarships

  • February 19th: TnCIS Application Fee deadline, $100 Nonrefundable Application Fee

  • March 19th, 2009: Full Payment Fee to TnCIS (Program Fee and Airfare)

Interested students must make application to a TnCIS Program and pay the $100 nonrefundable fee. Payment of this fee is not applied to the program cost and does not guarantee either acceptance by TnCIS or Financial Aid (scholarship) assistance from VSCC. It is recommended you attend a session above before applying to TnCIS through their website http://www.tncis.org/

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