Saturday, February 04, 2012

Laura W. Bush Traveling Fellowship

Application Deadlines:

  • Spring 2012: Monday, February 6, 2012
  • Fall 2012: Monday, September 24, 2012
  • Spring 2013: Monday, February 25, 2013
The fellowship will help fund a proposal designed by the applicant to conduct brief work in a foreign country related to the mandate of UNESCO – using education, natural sciences, social and human sciences, culture, and/or communication and information to build strong ties among nations.

The fellowship is intended for American college/university students who express an interest in international collaboration but as of yet had not been afforded many opportunities to travel abroad.

The length of time for the travel is expected to be between 4 and 6 weeks and should include interaction with individuals from other nations. During his/her travel, the recipient should be willing to participate in public diplomacy events arranged with the pertinent U.S. State Department Consulate, Mission, and/or Embassy.

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