This is a new, fully-funded Summer 2010 study opportunity in London, sponsored by the US-UK Fulbright Commission.
The US-UK Fulbright Commission is pleased to announce the opening of its competition for the inaugural UK Summer Institutes at Newcastle University and Roehampton University in London. The four to five week cultural and academic programmes are open to US students (aged over 18) who have completed no more than two years of University level study in any subject.
The Summer Institute will cover the majority of the participant costs. This includes round-trip airfare from the US to the UK, tuition and fees at the University, accommodation and social programme, subsistence e.g. food and drink and visa processing.
Participants in these programmes will get the opportunity to:
-Experience an exciting academic programme at a highly regarded UK University
-Explore the culture, heritage and history of the UK, visiting museums, galleries, theatres, cities and historical sites
-Develop their academic ability by improving presentation, research and communication skills
-Meet people from all over the world, make friends and experience life as a real student in the UK
-Become an ambassador for studying in the United Kingdom
The Roehampton University institute will take place from 27 June – 29 July 2010. The Newcastle University institute will take place from 5 July – 8 August 2010.
For more information and application forms, please visit:
http://fulbright.co.uk/fulbright-awards/for-us-citizens/special-programmes. The application deadlines are May 3, 2010 for the Roehampton University Summer Institute and May 14, 2010 for the Newcastle University Summer Institute.
If you require any further information, please contact:
Programme Administrator: Fulbright Awards Programme
The US-UK Fulbright Commission, 62 Doughty Street, London, WC1N 2JZ
T +44 (0)20 7404 6880
F +44 (0)20 7404 6834