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This year's Archbishop Oscar A. Romero Scholarship receipient Steven Guerrero '18, a leader in the BC student group Organization of Latin American Affairs will study abroad at Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) this spring semester.  

Boston College student Bemnet Zewdie has been awarded the 2017-2018 Fund for Education Abroad scholarship to study in Ghana. 

The deadline for students to apply for approved external programs for spring 2018 is the end of September. This includes petitions. Applications for all BC programs are closed for both semesters. 

Read about Boston College student Perla Lara's experience at SEA Semester on a blog.


BC student Jared Collier a student panelist at this year's BISC conference, discusses his plans to participate in the Peace Corps in China after graduation. In his time at BC, Collier took part in two OIP summer study abroad programs and was awarded the Gilman Scholarship

Summer 2017 McGillycuddy-Logue grants have been awarded to 35 students who will attend BC faculty-led programs this summer. Thirty-four students were awarded McGillycuddy-Logue grants to participate in BC programs abroad in the Spring 2017.

Students Claire Oh (Seoul National University) and Stephanie Scanzillo (University of Otago) awarded Benjamin Gilman Scholarships to study abroad in Spring 2017. Claire Oh was also nominated to receive the Freeman-Asia Scholarship.

Students Lauren Valentine (Geneva), Zachary Wilner (Dublin) and Elisabeth Drew-Bear (London) awarded BU Study Abroad Grants and Scholarships for Spring 2017.