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Gilman & Gilman-McCain Scholarships are now available!

The Gilman & Gilman McCain scholarships are now available at MWCC. The Gilman Scholarship provides up to $5,000 (or $8,000 if you’re studying a critical need language) to Undergraduate students to go abroad on an in-person or virtual program who are United States citizens and are also recipients of the Federal Pell Grant. The Gilman-McCain […]

Webinar: What the State Dept. and US Embassies Can and Can’t Do in a Crisis

For those MWCC community members who have been bitten by an international “travel bug,” you may wonder what kinds of change in services have been happening at the State Department during the COVID-19 pandemic. We have been wondering that as well in our Office! There are two upcoming webinars that might be of interest to […]

Go Overseas and Enterprise Ireland Office Scholarships for Study Abroad

Go Overseas is pleased to announce they have again partnered with Enterprise Ireland to offer scholarships for students to study abroad in Ireland. One US undergraduate student will win $15,000 to cover the tuition to study abroad in Ireland for a semester in 2021 as well as a $7,000 stipend to cover additional expenses and […]

Merhaba! Studying Abroad from Home with Language Class

Merhaba! (Hello!) Virtual Turkish Language class was intense last night! There are students participating in class from all over the world; Kazakhstan, Peru, Morocco, Brazil, France, Pakistan, and all over the USA. We are using ZOOM for the class, and in spite of some early tech issues, it went really well once we got started. […]

Studying Abroad in Your Living Room

COVID-19 causes changes to the Study Abroad program By Peter Edwards Observer Contributor COVID-19 has sent the study abroad field into a state of flux for some time. The Study Abroad Consultant at MWCC Tracey Betts Sarefield said that COVID-19 has changed the way that study abroad is view and that there are new opportunities […]