Scholarships

Argentina Scholarships in partnerships with Euro Club of Córdoba, Law Club of Córdoba and The Argentine Culture Institute is pleased to offer partial scholarships for select 2016 and 2017 program dates. Since 2009, we have provided Cultural Programs Scholars with more than USD 60,000 in scholarship funding.  In line with this global lens, it is our policy to actively seek a diverse pool of candidates from a variety of backgrounds.

SPANISH AND CULTURE IMMERSION PROGRAM

The Super Intensive Spanish course is designed for students who want to learn Spanish language in as short a time as possible. This course is recommended for serious students who want to make the most of their time abroad to achieve a good language level in Spanish. This is a very serious program and students have to study and do homework every day, so please make sure you understand this well. The program emphasizes what students can do with language rather than simply what they know about it.  More information: Immersion Program

  • Scholarship award: USD 800 covering over half the Immersion program fee
  • Start date: November 28, 2016
  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2016.
  • Maximum Number of Scholarships Available: 12

LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES

The Latin American Studies program is a multidisciplinary program that offers students a regional focus to complement their disciplinary focus. The concentration provides a coherent framework for the study of Latin America and is designed to prepare students for careers requiring specialized knowledge of the peoples, cultures and social systems of Latin America.  During the two-week program students will visit Argentine NGO, will meet with locals in very poor neighborhood, businessmen and businesswomen, politicians, professionals and will take part in various cultural excursions and activities. More information: Latin American Studies

  • Scholarship award: USD 340 covering over half the program fee
  • Start date: November 7, 2016
  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2016
  • Maximum Number of Scholarships Available: 10

INTERNSHIPS

An Internship is the best way to strengthen your knowledge on your field of study and gain job experience in career fields outside the classroom. Besides, upon graduation, students with pre-professional intern experience have greater opportunities to find a job easily. Work in different private companies and public or non-governmental organizations as you improve your Spanish.  More information: Internships

  • Scholarship award: USD 500 to USD 1,000 covering over half the program fee
  • Start date: Any time of the year depending the internship
  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2016
  • Maximum Number of Scholarships Available: 10

VOLUNTEERING LEARNING EXPERIENCE

We are part of a rich world but of uneven distribution, there is a huge difference between those who have a lot and those who have almost nothing. Under these circumstances the environment is also affected.  You can be part of that help, whether lending a hand to the elderly, teaching young children, cooking in a soup kitchen or working in a community center. Come and help people in need to improve their quality of life as you develop your skills, meet new friends and learn to see the world with other eyes. More information: Volunteering

  • Scholarship award: USD 500 to USD 1,000 covering over half the program fee
  • Start date: Any time of the year depending the project – No projects in January
  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2016
  • Maximum Number of Scholarships Available: 10

TEACHING IN ARGENTINA

Teaching is an ongoing task that affects the students’ life as well as the teachers’. The teach Abroad Program is a unique way of sharing educational experiences with locals, getting to know their culture and way of living as they learn about yours. Generally, no prior teaching experience is necessary to register in these programs. More information: Teaching in Argentina

  • Scholarship award: USD 500 to USD 1,000 covering over half the program fee
  • Start date: March to November
  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2016
  • Maximum Number of Scholarships Available: 10

MEDICAL OBSERVERSHIPS

The Observerships program is an informal shadowing experience that enables participants to watch procedures and surgeries; attend patient rounds and teaching conferences. The Observerships Program lasts approximately four to twelve weeks. This program was designed for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, medical students, physiotherapists, technologists, dentists, nutritionist, technicians and health administrators.  The observerships is a specific exchange program in which the observer accompanies the medical staff through their daily hospital routine, sharing experiences with doctors, residents, staff and students.(Medical Program is not available for U.S. citizens) More information: Medical Observerships

  • Scholarship award: USD 1,000 covering over half the program fee
  • Start date: Any time of the year
  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2016
  • Maximum Number of Scholarships Available: 15

Medical Observerships Scholarships are offered to health students from higher education institutions in the following countries: European countries, China, Japan, Israel, Russia, Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Chile, Perú, Paraguay, Bolivia, Ecuador, South Africa, Australia, Canada and New Zeland.

SPANISH AND CULTURE COURSES

Argentina Scholarships awards every year a large number of scholarships to students interested in learning and practicing Spanish within a complete immersion environment in the city of Córdoba, a medium-sized city in which the students will have a real opportunity to learn the Spanish way of life and to learn the language in everyday situations. More information: Spanish and Culture Courses

  • Scholarship award: USD 40 to USD 160
  • Start date 2016: September 19 / October 17 / November 21 / December 19
  • Application Deadline: July 1, 2016
  • Maximum Number of Scholarships Available: 40

ACCOMMODATION

Scholarships will have 50% for any accommodation options in homestay and no registration fees in any program.

All scholarship recipients are responsible for their own airfare and daily living expenses, along with the balance of the program fee.

Questions? Contact a Coordinator at info@scholarshipsargentina.org