UNC’s Summer in India 2020

Are you ready for a life-changing experience? You can study abroad in India this summer for UNC credit. The program is open to all undergraduates, graduate students, and continuing education students at any university or college. Applications are now open for "Summer in India 2020", UNC's faculty-led study abroad experience. Funding is available for most students, and applicants can compete for the prestigious Phillips Ambassador Fellowships which would pay for the entirety of this program. The deadline for that scholarship is February 10. Three of the program weeks are spent in Delhi, the vibrant political and cultural capital of India. Also included are excursions to contrasting cities and regions of India: Agra (UP), and Haridwar-Rishikesh (Uttaranchal), and Jaipur (Rajasthan).

Program Details:
• No prior knowledge of Hindi required
• First Summer Session (May 11 to June 19, 2020)
• Seven hours of UNC credit
• UNC faculty-led by Dr. Afroz Taj and John Caldwell (Dept. of Asian Studies)
• Fulfills UNC’s Experiential Education requirement and other GenEds
• Open to non-UNC students also
• Eligible for Phillips Ambassador Fellowship and other funding

The February 10 deadline is for the Phillips Ambassador Fellowship application, but if applicants need more time for the India program, contact taj@UNC.edu.

To go to the program website and access the application: heelsabroad.unc.edu and search under programs. Or write to Taj@UNC.edu.