Intern Spotlight: Justine

This intern spotlight is on Justine Lockhart from the University of North Carolina at Ashville. Justine is a psychology major who is currently interning abroad in Melbourne, Australia. Which company are you an intern for? Describe your typical day at work. What are you currently working on? I am interning at Monash Special Developmental School. This […]

API Scholarship Winners- Fall 2017

We are very excited to announce the API scholarship winners for the Fall 2017 term! API awards study abroad scholarship funds annually to deserving participants like the ones listed below, including specialty scholarships for underrepresented student populations (such as first-time travelers, students from diverse backgrounds, veterans, and STEM students). Jasmina Cesko- Seville, Spain- API Diversity Scholarship Daniel […]

Program Spotlight: Volunteer in Argentina- Making the right fit for you and the community

API offers diverse opportunities for individuals of all ages and skillsets to exchange ideas, thoughts, and energy in projects that aim to tackle the social issues faced by many communities in and around the city of Buenos Aires. The opportunities are endless, just tell us about your interests and background and we’ll guide you towards […]

API Safety Update – England, Portugal, Colombia

We would like to provide a brief safety update following incidents abroad that occurred this weekend in several locations where API operates programs. API Portugal students and staff are safe and accounted for, and are not in the vicinity of the devastating forest fires in central Portugal that have resulted in more than 60 casualties. API […]

Why studying abroad is a step towards understanding the world

This post is from official student blogger, Sarah Al-Arshani, who is from the  University of Connecticut. Sarah is a Political Science and Journalism Major studying in Dubrovnik, Croatia For many, studying abroad isn’t just an opportunity for a change of scenery – it’s a door to experiencing a totally different culture. The cool thing is that […]

ICDS: What is “Gallo Pinto?” Part 1

This post comes to us from our partner institution in San Jose, Costa Rica: ICDS (International Center for Development Studies) that you can learn about here: https://www.apistudyabroad.com/programs/costa-rica/san-jose/ Studying Abroad is an opportunity to acquire knowledge, challenge yourself, expand your cultural and personal boundaries, and gain academic experience. But…what about the food? Food is actually quite […]

There’s Still Time to Go Abroad- Fall Deadline Extensions Part VI

Good news! There is still time to spend your fall semester abroad with API! Find links to host city information and specific programs and applications below: The complete list of deadline extensions are as follows: Gap Year Programs- New application deadlines for the following programs is 6/24/2017 Grenoble, France Centre Universitaire D’Études Françaises de l’Université […]

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