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.
Applications for funding to bring short-term undergradate, graduate and faculty/staff to Guelph for research or study through the ELAP, CARICOM, ASEAN and CHILE scholarship programs is now open. For details go to the GAC scholarships page on the Centre for International Program website.
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Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering study, research and language-training scholarships in China for the 2019-2020 academic year. Scholarships are for 2 to 12 months between September 2019 and August 2020.
This workshop is intended for faculty and instructors who are interested in developing skills for navigating cultural difference in their classrooms, labs, supervisory duties or other teaching/learning environments. The session will provide participants with their own personalized, confidential assessment of their current strengths and challenges around navigating difference and an individualized, Intercultural Development Plan to assist in further developing their intercultural skills.
Mitacs is now accepting applications for competitive international research opportunities, including student travel to and from Canada. The deadline to apply is March 31, at 5 p.m. PST.
Canadian students and researchers can now apply for scholarships for studies or research at the undergraduate, Master’s or PhD level that lead to a degree at an Indian university.
SSHRC is pleased to partner with Global Affairs Canada on the second International Policy Ideas Challenge, which seeks to tap into Canada’s emerging scholars and graduate student talent for international policy ideas. Postdoctoral fellow and graduate students in the social sciences and humanities are invited to put forward short policy proposals on emerging trends and issues affecting key priorities in Canadian international policy.
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) awards the Panorama Exellence Award, academic category to University of Guelph's India Field School at its 50th Annual Conference. This excellence award is awarded to a team or individual who has demonstrated innovation and excellence in design, planning, implementation and management of high quality endeavours in international education.
David Borish, who recently graduated from international development studies at the University of Guelph, says without intervention the tigers’ future is bleak. See the full article
Guard Me health insurance for faculty, staff and students travelling for a University of Guelph activity (research, study abroad, conferences etc.) is now available via the Guelph-Guard Me portal https://www.guard.me/guelphinternational