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    Professional Development and Educational Opportunities Abroad for Teachers and Administrators
    {Raising Global Children poster.pdf}
    {2016 Teachers Global Ed and Study Abroad Opportunities.docx}
    {WACC 2016-2017CouncilScholar and other resources.pdf}
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Thursday, October 6

  1. page Student Info edited ... There are many options for Study Abroad and we are happy to serve in an advisory role to provi…
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    There are many options for Study Abroad and we are happy to serve in an advisory role to provide information. Contacting the various programs, completing applications, and seeking financial aid are family-based decisions. CMS does not place students abroad, but we encourage and facilitate opportunities for students to graduate college and career ready by pursuing part of their high school education in other countries.
    CSIET- The Council on Standards for International Educational Travel (CSIET) is a not-for-profit organization committed to quality international educational travel and exchange for youth at the high school level. CMS is a member of CSIET (www.CSIET.org) as a provider of sound information and advice on travel abroad companies and regulations.
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    for the 2015-20162016-2017 Academic Year
    {CSIET 2015-2016.pdf}2016 2017.pdf}
    Study Abroad Brochure
    {Study Abroad Brochure Rev 2015.pdf}
    10 Steps to Study Abroad Infographic
    {Study Abroad Infographic Rev 2015.pdf}
    Study Abroad Scholarships
    {SA Student Scholarships 2016-2017.pdf}

    Study Abroad Interest Form
    {Study Abroad Interest Form.pdf}
    Study Abroad Transcript Prior Approval Form
    {Transcript Prior Approval Contract 2015.pdf}
    Study Abroad Fair 2015 Program
    {SA Fair 2015
    Information Session Fall 2016
    {CMS SA Fall 2016 Flyer.pdf}
    {SA Fall 2016
    Agenda Final 11 5.pdf}Final.pdf}
    Study Abroad Fair
    Spaugh Professional Development Center
    Parent Information Session
    South Mecklenburg High School
    - Auditorium
    Friday, November 6th, 2015 9:30am
    Media Center
    Monday, October 10th, 2016 6:00pm
    to 12:00pm8:00pm
    Attend the first information session of this school year to learn about important scholarships available to high school students to study abroad, for the summer or the school year!
    (clickNorth Mecklenburg High School - Media Center
    Monday, February 6th, 2017 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Attend the second information session of this school year to learn more about summer programs and scholarships available to high school students.
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    here for event flyer) {Study Abroad Fair flyer 2015.pdf}{SA Fall 2016 Agenda Final.pdf}
    Scholarship Programs
    National Security Language Initiative for Youth - The U.S. Department of State through the National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) provides merit-based scholarships for eligible high school students to learn less commonly taught languages in a summer, semester or academic year through international immersion programs. The application deadline for this program is in October. Learn more at www.nsliforyouth.org
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    Service & Leadership – In community projects in the Dominican Republic, Tanzania, or China, students help to make the world a better place and develop lifelong skills that will serve them as global citizens. Projects focus on Children’s Rights, Education, or Public Health, and students earn a certificate for 45 hours of service.
    Content Studies – Students explore a personal interest in Botswana, Bonaire, Spain, or Ireland and may even get a head start on a career! Programs include Communication Arts, Environmental Science,Global Entrepreneurship, or Marine Science.
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    financial need. Deadline: December 10, 2015.
    Students may apply online at: http://www.ciee.org/high-school-summer-abroad/scholarships/
    Congress-Bundestag (CBYX) - CBYX offers 50 merit-based scholarships to provide American students the opportunity to live and study abroad in Germany for an academic year through joint sponsorship by the U.S. Congress and the German Bundestag. The application deadline for this program is in December. Learn more at www.usagermanyscholarship.org
    Youth Exchange and Study Program (YES) - The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study
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    Muslim populations. The application deadline for this program is in January. Learn more
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    few assets. To apply for a summer 2015 scholarship, the scholarship application materials have to be received by National Geographic by March 2, 2015. Applications need to be mailed, emails or faxes are not accepted.http://ngstudentexpeditions.com/about/scholarships/Learn more about this program at: http://ngstudentexpeditions.com/about/scholarships/
    Dustin's GreenHouse plants seeds of hope and opportunity in the lives of North Carolina students. Innovative travel, academic and mentoring programs as a means of enabling under-served and under-recognized students to invest in their personal, educational and professional potential. Applications are due in October. www.dustinsgreenhouse.org
    SYTA Youth Foundation
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    Road Scholarship - The Road Scholarships awards funds to youth who, for various reasons are unable to afford the cost of their group's educational travel. Click here for complete details.
    YFU Full Scholarships
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    Deadline: January 2016
    Kikkoman

    Kikkoman
    National Scholarship-
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    scholarship. Deadline: January 2016.January.
    Skylink Travel
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    scholarship. Deadline: January, 2016.January.
    Employee Scholarships
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    Deadline: Starting January, 2016
    Finland-US
    January.
    Finland-US
    Senate Youth
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    the scholarship.Deadline: January, 2016.January.
    More information and applications for YFU scholarships at: http://yfuusa.org/american-students/scholarships.php
    AFS Merit-based Partial Scholarships
    Global Leaders Merit Scholarship $3,000 merit-based scholarship towards the cost of select AFS programs. A number of scholarships available for students interested in participating on a year program to China, Egypt, India, Turkey or Russia departing summer/fall of 2016. Candidates must meet the eligibility requirements for their desired program. The application deadline is in February 2015. Go here(http://www.afsusa.org/study-abroad/scholarships/global-leaders-merit/) to learn more about this opportunity and the application process.
    Vaya a América Latina Scholarship: Explore Latin America for Half the Price. These merit-based scholarships cover half of the tuition cost for a summer program to Costa Rica or Argentina departing in 2016. The application deadline is in March, 2015. Go here (http://www.afsusa.org/study-abroad/scholarships/vaya-a-america-latina/) to learn more about this opportunity and the application process.
    Viaggio Italiano Scholarship: Win a $2,000 Scholarship for the Italy Year Program. This merit-based scholarship will help you get one step closer to life in Italy. The application deadline is in February 2016. Go here (http://www.afsusa.org/study-abroad/scholarships/viaggio-italiano/) to learn more about this opportunity and the application process.
    Federally Authorized Placing Organizations
    AFS, Intercultural Programs - (formerly the American Field Service) is a leader in intercultural learning and offers international exchange programs in more than 40 countries around the world through independent, nonprofit AFS Organizations, each with a network of volunteers, a professionally staffed office, and headed up by a volunteer board. Learn more about its mission, volunteerism, hosting and sending programs at www.AFSUSA.org .
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    CIEE, a leader in international education. CIEE has more than 65 years of experience in international exchanges, handles all aspects of the program and travel, and offers start-to-finish support—insurance, great attention to safety, and 24/7 support lines.http://www.ciee.org/
    Scholarship Information Handout:
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    Student Scholarships 2015-2016.pdf}2016-2017.pdf}
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    {Study Abroad Interest Form.doc}
    Study Abroad Student Scholarships:
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    Student Scholarships 2015-2016.pdf}2016-2017.pdf}
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