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Apply to the Global Skills Opportunity: Crossing Borders project. Details coming soon!

Applicants must meet the following eligibility benchmarks:

▪ Be Canadian citizens or permanent residents
▪ Be in good standing with VIU
▪ The program is only open to undergraduate students
▪ Be 18 years of age or older; there is no upper age limit to participation.
▪ International students are ineligible for funding

Funding of $5,000 - $10,000 per student will be available to eligible VIU students starting mid-2022 to pursue field schools, exchanges and internships abroad.

More details coming soon!

Full details coming soon. Watch this space...

Education Abroad will assess student eligibility through both needs and character-based criteria, rather than a merit-based approach. Funding is to support students who demonstrate a high desire to learn and a need for financial assistance, rather than those with the highest GPA.