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Programs : Featured

This is a listing of all the featured programs in the program catalog. You can view the brochure for any of these programs by clicking on the program name.
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CSOB Faculty-Led Scholarship
Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer
Description: Three $1,000 scholarships are being awarded for each of the three UAB Collat School of Business Faculty-Led Programs to Italy, China and Denmark. The scholarships are open to all level students (freshman through graduate) and all majors at [...]
Dr. John Downey Jones Scholarship for Study Abroad
Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: This scholarship, established in 1993, was named in the honor of Dr. John Downey Jones, Jr., who became UAB’s first Vice President of Student Affairs in 1978.  While in that role, he also worked as a Professor of Education.  In 19 90,[...]
Lydia C. Cheney Scholarship for Study Abroad
Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: This scholarship, established in 2016, is named for Lydia C. Cheney in honor of her support for the UAB Office of Education Abroad.  Ms. Cheney earned a bachelor's degree in history from Birmingham-Southern College and a master 's[...]
Pushpamala Deosthale Scholarship for Study Abroad
Terms: Fall
Description: This scholarship, established in 1999, was named in the memory of Ms. Pushpamala Deosthale (1940-1997) and was established by contributions from her husband, children, friends, colleagues, and an anonymous donor. Ms. Deosthale worked as a ju nior[...]
UAB Exchange in Australia (Perth): Semester or Year (Exchange) Perth, Australia
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: University The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a leading intellectual and creative institution of higher education. Situated on the Swan River, UWA is one of Australia’s most picturesque campuses. At UW A[...]
UAB Exchange in Australia (Sydney): Semester or Year (Exchange) Sydney, Australia
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: University Established in 1949 with a unique focus on the scientific, technological and professional disciplines, the University of New South Wales (UNSW) is one of Australia's leading research and teaching universities. A full 25% o f[...]
UAB Exchange in England (Hull): Semester or Year (Exchange) Hull, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: University Since its opening in 1928, the University of Hull has grown to approximately 16,300 students. Situated in the leafy residential suburb of Newland, the University’s Hull campus is one of the most attractive academic sites [...]
UAB Exchange in England (Nottingham): Semester or Year (Exchange) Nottingham, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: University The University of Nottingham, a world-class research university of 40,000 students, seeks to ensure that the learning and living environments on campus are the best they can be. The campus buildings and greenspace inspire and [...]
UAB Exchange in Germany: Semester (Exchange) Esslingen, Germany
Terms: Fall Description: Surrounded by vineyards, Esslingen (population 93,000) is located on the Neckar River in southern Germany.  Esslingen’s historic medieval town with its numerous half-timbered houses, restaurants as well as cultural events make an [...]
UAB Exchange in Japan: Semester, Year, or Summer (Exchange) Tokyo, Japan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer Description: University Nihon University, founded in 1889, is one of Japan’s largest private universities with about 81,000 students across its multiple campuses. The university maintains academic exchanges with 106 institutions in 26 countries .[...]
UAB Exchange in Scotland (Dundee): Semester or Year (Exchange) Dundee, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: University The University of Dundee excels in teaching and research; contributing to the social, economic and cultural life of Scotland and the wider world; and shaping the future by solving important real-world problems. The University [...]
UAB Exchange in Scotland (Stirling): Semester or Year (Exchange) Stirling, United Kingdom
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: University The University of Stirling was the first genuinely new University in Scotland for over 400 years when it was founded by Royal Charter in 1967. It retains its pioneering spirit and a passion for innovation and excellenc in all [...]
UAB Exchange in Spain: Semester or Year (Exchange) Jaen, Spain
Terms: Academic Year, Spring Description: University The Universidad de Jaén is a medium-sized public university with about 16,000 students that welcomes international students. The university is centered at Campus Las Lagunillas in the city of Jaén and a few colle ges[...]
UAB Faculty-Led: Alaska- The Edge of Wilderness: The Art & Science of Coastal Alaskan Fisheries (BY 395/ EH492) Sitka, United States
Terms: Summer Description: Overview This team-taught interdisciplinary course will focus on coastal sustainable fisheries resources and the natural history and human enterprises of the region that support the fisheries. Built around a central course narrative of s ustainable[...]
UAB Faculty-Led: Austria, Germany, & Switzerland- Education Within & Without Walls (FLL 120, GN 290) Berlin, Germany; Innsbruck, Austria; Lucerne, Switzerland; Munich, Germany
Terms: Summer Description:
UAB Faculty-Led: China- International Trade Between the US & China: The View From Both Sides (IB 495) Beijing, China; Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Xi'an, China
Terms: Summer Description: Overview Study abroad in China this summer and learn about international business with Dr. Bruce Gordon! Location [PLACEHOLDER FOR LOCATION DESCRIPTION] Courses This faculty-led education abroad progr am[...]
UAB Faculty-Led: Costa Rica- Rainforest Ecology (BY 269/569) Monte Verde, Costa Rica; San Jose, Costa Rica; Sarapiqui, Costa Rica; Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Terms: Summer Description: Travel to Costa Rica, one of the most bio-diverse countries in the world! This faculty-led program is part of BY 269/569 Rain Forest Ecology (Costa Rica) taught by Dr. Ken Marion and Dr. James McClintock, two of UAB's highly acclaimed [...]
UAB Faculty-Led: India- Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Self, Identity, and Mental Illness (PY 213/PY 320/PY 420/PY 791) Delhi, India
Terms: Summer Description: Delhi is the capital city of India and is estimated to be about 5000 years old. Delhi has been at the epicenter of the rise and fall of several mighty empires and powerful kingdoms. Etymologically Delhi may be derived from “Dehali&rdqu o;[...]
UAB Faculty-Led: Italy- Innovation and Entrepreneurship in a Global Environment (IB 495/MBA 691) Bologna, Italy; Milan, Italy; Verona, Italy
Terms: Spring Description: Overview Study abroad in Italy this spring with Dr. Michele Bunn and learn about the economic environment in which companies strive for continuous innovation and design quality! Italy clearly left a powerful mark on Western cultu re[...]
UAB Faculty-Led: Japan- Urban Environments & Culture in Japan (JPA 290) Kyoto, Japan; Osaka, Japan; Tokyo, Japan
Terms: Summer Description:
UAB Faculty-Led: Kenya- Women's Rights, HIV Awareness & Intervention in Kenya's Maasai Community (SW 478/599) Nairobi, Kenya
Terms: Spring Description: Overview Study abroad in Kenya this spring break and learn about women's rights and health with Dr. Stacy Moak! Location The HELGA Rescue Center for Maasai girls in Kajiado, Kenya currently is home to 88 secured Maasai [...]
UAB Faculty-Led: Panama- Exploring Population Health Chitre, Panama; Panama, Panama
Terms: Summer Description:
USAC Scholarship Exclusively for UAB Students
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: This scholarship is funded by USAC, the University Studies Abroad Consortium.  This scholarship awards $1,000 to be used toward the program fee for a USAC program.  The intent of this scholarship is to give students additional financ ial[...]