Tag Archives: scholarships

BSMP: It’s Over

It’s official: the Brazilian Scientific Mobility Program (BSMP) – also known as Science without Borders/Ciencia sem Fronteras – has been canceled by the Brazilian government. | See ICEF Monitor article ➤ Let’s face it: we have known that things were going in this direction. With the tumultuous political scene in Brazil, the the devaluation of the real against the dollar

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Saudi Students: Is the Boom Over?

An interesting article from the ICEF Monitor has been circulating in the field over the past few days (click here to view) discussing rumored changes to the King Abdullah Scholarship Program (KASP). It is a timely piece for those of us working in TESOL, as many of us have been hearing these rumors (and perhaps even experiencing changes in our intake

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NAFSA 2014 Conference: My Top 5 List

Another year, another enjoyable NAFSA conference! This year’s conference took place in San Diego, California and attracted 9,937 participants. I heard rumors that it was the biggest NAFSA conference ever. I’m not sure if that point has been verified, but it was definitely clear that there were many “NAFSAns” roaming the halls of the San Diego Convention Center last week!   Reflecting

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