Study Abroad Brochure Fall 09 by qzv26886


Financial Aid                                               Bloomfield College
 All interested students are encouraged to apply for
   financial aid even if they have never applied before
   or have never been awarded aid.
                                                            Founded in 1868, Bloomfield College is a private, 4 year
                                                            liberal arts institution. The campus is home to several
                                                            historic buildings and rests on 12 acres within the town of
                                                                                                                                                Bloomfield College
 Submit FAFSA or FAFSA renewal by the priority            Bloomfield, New Jersey. New York City is approximately
   deadline.                                                half an hour away.

BC Study Abroad Scholarship                                 Mission Statement
  Bloomfield College semester abroad scholarship is
                                                            The mission of Bloomfield College is to prepare students
  available to those who qualify.
                                                            to attain academic, personal and professional excellence
                                                            in a multicultural and global society.
Maureen Grant Scholarship
  This scholarship is available to students in the Honors
  Program. For more info, contact Carolyn Spies,
  Director of the Honors Program at Ext. 285.               Admission
                                                            Bloomfield College admits qualified applicants who
                                                            demonstrate motivation, desire and the potential to
Gilman International Scholarship program                    benefit from and contribute to the programs of study.
 The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship         The College welcomes applications from high school
   offers study abroad scholarships to qualified            seniors, transfer students, and adult students returning
   students with financial needs.                           to school.
 The award is up to $5,000 per student.                                                                                                               SOU
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   website at,
 The application deadline is in early April for
   programs beginning in fall and mid-September for
   programs beginning in winter or spring.

CCIS Scholarship
  CCIS offers a $1,000 award to qualified students at
  member institutions. To apply please see Emy
  For scholarship due dates, please view the CCIS
  Calendar at;                                                                                                               ITA                                                IN
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International Education Financial Aid (IEFA)                Emy Kamihara
 One of the premier Internet sources for financial aid    Director
   information for students who want to study in a

   foreign country                                          Center for Global Studies
 The most comprehensive listing of grants,                Voorhees Hall, Room 106
   scholarships, loan programs, and other information       455 Franklin St.
 For more information visit IEFA at          Bloomfield, NJ 07003
                                                            Phone: 973-748-9000 ext. 416                                                   LA N                     ?
Student Loans                                                                                                                       E NG
 Students who are not eligible for need-based grants        Fax: 973-259-1795
 or scholarships may be eligible for a Direct               E-mail:
 Subsidized Loan and other loans to pay for the
 extra costs of studying abroad.
                                                                   If you could study anywhere in
                                                                                                                          the world, where would you go?
PROGRAM OVERVIEW                                    WHERE TO STUDY                                      HOW TO APPLY
The Bloomfield College Study Abroad program
                                                   Bloomfield College has access to over 100            The first step is to make an appointment to see
provides an excellent opportunity for students     programs in over 30 different countries. These       the Director of the Center for Global Studies at
to spend at least one semester of study in         countries include, but are not limited to the        Voorhees Hall, Room 106.
another country for transferable course credits.
The College has access to programs in Africa,      Argentina          Ecuador            Mexico
                                                   Australia          England            Morocco        Application Checklist:
Asia, Europe, North America, South America,
                                                   Austria            France             New Zealand
and Oceania.                                       Belize             Germany            Peru           ⎕   Free Application for Federal Student Aid
                                                   Bulgaria           Ghana              Poland             (FAFSA)
Study Abroad is an exciting and educational
                                                   Canada             Greece             Portugal
experience that you will always remember!          China              Hungary            Russia         ⎕   Study abroad essay
                                                   Costa Rica         India              Scotland       ⎕   Program application forms
                                                   Czech Republic     Ireland            South Africa
                                                   Denmark            Italy              Spain          ⎕   Two letters of reference
                                                   Dominican Rep.     Japan              Switzerland    ⎕   Academic transcript
                                                                                                        ⎕   Physical examination ( available free at the
                                                                                                            College’s Wellness Center)
                                                                                                        ⎕   Passport & Visa Applications
                                                                                                        ⎕   Course selection forms

     Brittney Carr with fellow study abroad
            students in Tokyo, Japan                                                                    Application and Scholarship Deadlines:

                                                                                                        Check with the Center for Global Studies
                                                                                                        For the application deadline you can also check
   Gain a broader and global understanding                                                            the CCIS website at,
     of your major.                                            Monica Abraham & Satima
   Increase your understanding of other                        Normil in Rome, Italy
     cultures and get a different perspective on
     your own culture.                             MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
   Improve your ability to use a foreign
     language.                                     All students interested in studying abroad must
   Enjoy new and different activities outside    meet the following minimum requirements:
     the U.S.
   Expand your range of course options and          Have completed at least 26 credits
     develop a global resume.                           (sophomore standing)
   Have a competitive edge in the job market.       Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher at
   Explore the role you can play in the global        the time of application                              Richard Bosch, Rafia Yakubu, Eva
     community.                                       Have no medical, legal, or financial hold           Laryea, & William Moore in England
   Be better prepared for international             Be mature and responsible

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