First name: MI:
UNA Student ID (i.e., L005xxxx):
UNA Mail Box:
Date of Birth:
Yes No If "No," country of citizenship:
Are you currently full-time or part-time student?
Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Graduate
Number of Semesters at UNA:
Have you previously received a Study Abroad Scholarship?
If yes, when?
In an essay of 500-1,000 words, typed on a separate sheet and attached to this application, please discuss why you wish to engage in academic study outside the United States, and how this relates to your broader academic and career goals. The essay must also contain the applicant's full name and UNA ID number, which is your "L005xxxx" number, and
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Your required essay will be evaluated based on the following 5 criteria:
1) Understanding of international educational experiences in general.
*How well the applicant understands pedagogical benefit of international educational experiences. 2) Clearly stated individual goals and objectives of trip. *What exactly the applicant wants to achieve and accomplish through the intended trip. 3) Relevance of individual goals and objectives to trip. *How the intended trip is likely to help the applicant accomplish the stated individual goals and objectives. 4) Relevance of the trip to the applicant's academic program. *How closely the intended trip is related to the applicant's academic major/minor 5) Writing and reasoning. *How clearly and well the applicant is presenting his/her reasoning in the essay.
Is the study abroad program, for which you are seeking scholarship, credit bearing?
If yes, for which UNA course(s) are credit hours to be earned?
The exact number of credit hours to be earned:
Name of the Faculty Tour Leader or Advisor:
How long will you be engaged academically in the proposed study abroad program? Please list inclusive dates.
What is (are) the country (countries) of destination for this academic endeavor?
What other country (countries) do you plan on visiting immediately before, during, or after your study abroad program?