STUDY IN POLAND THIS SPRING BREAK!
The Kent State University College of Arts and Sciences is leading a 2019 study abroad experience to Poland. Kent State Trumbull will provide $3500 scholarships for two Trumbull students; the total cost of this study-abroad trip is less than $4000. That means your out-of-pocket cost for a once in a lifetime trip is only $475. Here are more details.
Visit one of the most rich and historically important countries in Europe and experience history firsthand. Students will be introduced to the Holocaust as it occurred in Poland from varying points of view represented by survivors, films, art, and museum representations. Students will also have the opportunity to experience firsthand many of the historic sites with the belief that seeing will lead to everlasting memories and understandings of the horrific events of this period of time. Students will be required to keep and submit a journal based on their trip and submit and present a creative project of their choosing. The trip will include visits to Warsaw, Krakow, Łódź, and Auschwitz – Birkenau. Students will visit museums, share open dialogue with speakers, have the privilege to meet with Survivors and Righteous among the Nations, as well as students and professors from local universities.
The trip will take place over Spring Break from Friday, March 22 through Saturday, March 30. The program cost is broken down as follows:
Program Fee $3,250.00
Tuition (1 credit hour) $456.00*
Online Application Fee $60.00
Administrative Fees $49.50
Meals (not covered under program) $25.00
Total cost $3,975.50
Final Student Cost $475.50**
* Based on Kent State cost per credit hour, not Regional College
** Students may choose to take additional personal spending money.
Space has been reserved for two Trumbull Campus students. In addition, each Trumbull student would receive $3,500 in scholarship support, reducing the final cost to only $475.50 per student! Please visit www.kent.edu/cas/studyabroad for complete details. There you will find the pre-application which must be completed by next Friday, Dec. 14. Once completed, you will be contacted to schedule a brief interview with the program director. An initial deposit is not due until Monday, January 14. If you have any questions on the program, please contact Alyssa Mazey (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jim Ritter (email@example.com).