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  • Locations: Prague, Czech Republic
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Program Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: KU applicants only
  • Program Cost: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 02/01/2019
02/08/2019 06/03/2019 07/27/2019
IMPORTANT DATE INFORMATION: The start date listed is the on-site arrival date for the program. Students should plan to depart the U.S. on 6/2/19.

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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Internship Study Abroad Program Coordinator: Kate Gerken
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA Eligibility: 2.5 GPA
Open to Non-KU students: No Open to graduate students: No
Click here for a definition of this term Fulfills KU Core Advanced Education Goal 4.2 - Culture and Diversity: Yes
Program Description:


Funding your Study Abroad Program

KU Study Abroad can do personalized financial aid and scholarship advising for students.  Please visit 108 Lippincott Hall or call 785-864-3742 to set up an appointment.  KU students who qualify for financial aid in the form of Stafford and/or other loans, Federal Grants, and KU or outside scholarships may apply the aid to the cost of a study abroad program.  
 
KU Study Abroad supplemental scholarships are available to KU degree seeking students. Applications are available online. The scholarship application deadline is March 1 for Summer, March 15th for Fall and Academic Year programs and October 1 for Spring, Winter Break and Spring Break programs.
 
For additional scholarship opportunities visit:  www.studyabroad.ku.edu/other-scholarship-opportunities

 

Application Procedures

All applicants will be required to complete several documents for each study abroad application.  Below is a list of documents that will need to be completed for an application.

        a. Statement of Purpose
        b. Verification of Minimum GPA Requirement 
        c. Unofficial Transcript or Advising Report
        d. One Recommendation – academic or professional
        e. Authorization to Release Student Information
        f. Student Conduct Verification
        g.  Academic Plan and Approval Form
        h.  Financial Aid Questionnaire

 

Applicants will receive instructions for completing an on-line registration with EUSA after acceptance by KU where you will upload your resume and answer questions pertaining to your areas of interest for your internship.  A sample resume provided by EUSA can be found hereKU Career Services is also an excellent resource for assistance with creating a resume.

Applicants will participate in an internship consultation meeting with a member of the EUSA Placement Team, in March. EUSA will speak with you about your goals, expectations, preferences, priorities, experience, and any credit requirements. They will then use this information to find a suitable placement for you.

A background check will be required for students seeking internships in the healthcare field and/or working with vulnerable populations.  If you fall into this category, please see the Background Check Instructions Required Reading in your JayhawksAbroad account.

 



Program Ratings:
Overall Experience:
1 2 3 4
Academic Experiences:
1 2 3 4
Cultural Experience:
1 2 3 4 5
Program Reviews:
Steven Gregory Duke, Summer 2018 Participant
At first I was very intimidated, I knew I wanted to study abroad, but I didnt know where to start or where to go. I ended up walking into the Office of Study Abroad one day, and was helped by the compassionate and helpful staff into looking at programs that could be constructive to my major. After a few searches and a few meetings around campus, I knew that taking an internship would not only satisfy my educational requirement but that Prague would be the best way to explore Europe as a whole.

Steven Gregory Duke, Summer 2018 Participant
The most rewarding aspect was working with fellow interns from across the globe. People from the United States and from Europe, coming together and creating meaningful pieces of literature to inform the people of Europe about Water Consumption. Putting in work at the internship was a good for resume building as well as testing the waters for future careers.

Steven Gregory Duke, Summer 2018 Participant
My favorite part of the program to Prague was the vast variety of opportunities given to me during the trip. Not only did the program provide credible work experience, but it also allowed for cultural experiences, that immersed me into the intricacies of Czech Daily Life.


This program is currently not accepting applications.