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Holiday Office Closure

The CIP office will close on Friday, December 20th at 4:30 pm and will re-open on Thursday, January 2nd at 8:30 am.

We hope that you have a wonderful holiday break, where ever you may be in the world! 

Exchange Spaces Available at Partner Universities

We have crunched the numbers and determined how many spaces are available at each of our partner universities. Please review the document attached when determining your top five choices for studying abroad.

Online Application Now Open

The online application for Summer 2020, Fall 2020, and Winter 2021 study abroad opportunities is now open! Deadline to apply is January 24, 2020 at 11:59pm
All students must attend an info session in order to get access to the online application, then you can use the information below to apply:

Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program

Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering short-term scholarships to Canadians wishing to study abroad in China. Scholarships are awarded for studies, research, language studies or a combination of studies and language studies at participating Chinese institutions

 

Canada-Brazil Joint Research Awards -funding for travel

The Canada-Brazil Awards – Joint Research Projects support exchanges of research teams collaborating on bilateral research projects. The projects must engage in collaborative research in mutually beneficial areas of research that is of benefit to both Canada and Brazil. Applicants must clearly explain the advantages of the partnership for both countries, and indicate if a joint peer-reviewed article or book publication is anticipated upon completion of the project.

Call for summer field school proposals for 2020

CIP is looking for academic departments and faculty to offer 3-6 week international field schools in summer 2020. Fields schools are based on a collaborative partnership which brings faculty expertise and collegial connections together with CIP’s experience in financial and risk management, and central on-line application system. Essentially, departments provide the academic content and teaching and CIP assists with logistics and some supportive funding. Deadline for proposals is May 17, 2019. Information and forms are below.

A note about Semesters Abroad

Unfortunately, the Semester Abroad model (group of students spending a semester abroad with a Guelph faculty member) has become increasingly expensive for both students and the institution and student interest has dropped significantly in the last few years. In addition, tightening immigration rules around the world make it difficult for us to have students and professors teaching and learning abroad within the visa frameworks of our host destinations. Because of these and other challenges with this study abroad model, we will not be offering Semesters Abroad after Winter 2019.

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