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Apply for this Fulbright academic program


Written by Tricia Purcell | View this authors Twitter page and posted in news


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The application period for the 2017 Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSIs) for European Student Leaders in Social Entrepreneurship is now open with a deadline of 5pm Monday 6th February.

Highly motivated 1st-3rd year undergraduate students are invited to apply for these short-term, academic programs in the USA. The successful candidate will be hosted by the University of Tennessee – Chattanooga for 5 weeks during June-July 2017, and will have the opportunity to examine social entrepreneurship in the U.S. including the development, history, challenges, and successes of U.S. social enterprises.

You need to be 18-25 years of age, be Irish citizens, or resident in Ireland for the last 3+ years and have at least 1 semester left of their undergraduate studies. You can read the full eligibility criteria here.

This grant includes airfare, tuition and fees, lodging and meals, a daily incidentals allowance, visa sponsorship, and academic and cultural programming. You can read about previous SUSI Awardees here. 

For full details and application form visit the Fulbright website here

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Published Jan­u­ary 12th2017
Last updated Jan­u­ary 31st2017
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