Chester, Pennsylvania (PressExposure) April 04, 2008 -- Leading online study abroad directory StudyAbroad.com has partnered with The Scholar Ship to provide $5,000 USD study abroad scholarship grants to 25 college students to study onboard The Scholar Shipâs oceangoing campus.
The study abroad scholarship grants are awarded to undergraduate and postgraduate students who are interested in learning while traveling the world. Students interested in the scholarship program must submit a registration form through [http://www.studyabroad.com/the-scholar-ship.html].
StudyAbroad.com, a resource of EducationDynamics, is committed to helping as many students as possible study abroad. In addition to providing a free directory of study abroad programs in more than 150 countries, the site often offers financial aid for study abroad in the form of various scholarships. This unique partnership marks a milestone for Study Abroad.com, however, as this is the largest number of students to benefit from a single scholarship program.
âThe opportunity to study on a ship is unparalleled,â says Josh Irons, manager of StudyAbroad.com. âWe are honored and delighted to be able to work with The Scholar Ship to make the dream of studying abroad a reality for so many worthy students. We truly feel like we are helping to arm students with the global knowledge needed to become highly productive professionals.â
The study abroad scholarship grants will be awarded to students with a demonstrated record of academic achievement and economic need. Students interested in becoming a candidate for a grant must submit a registration form through [http://www.studyabroad.com/the-scholar-ship.html] and complete The Scholar Shipâs application for admission [http://mycompass.thescholarship.net/index.php?module=Webform&action=index&case=createnewaccount&signupmode=Register] before April 30, 2008.
To learn more, visit [http://www.studyabroad.com/the-scholar-ship.html].
About EducationDynamics EducationDynamics, a portfolio company of Halyard Capital, is the leading marketing and information services company dedicated to helping higher education institutions find, enroll and retain students. Its content-rich and highly visible education websites, including EarnMyDegree.com, eLearners.com, GradSchools.com, StudyAbroad.com and its more than 50 special interest microsites, make EducationDynamics the premier provider of qualified prospective students for colleges and universities. In addition, the company offers a full suite of web-delivered services proven to drive enrollment growth and reduce student attrition. For more information, visit http://www.educationdynamics.com.
About The Scholar Ship The Scholar Ship is a globally recognized academic program aboard a transformed passenger ship hosting both undergraduate and postgraduate students on semester-long voyages around the world. Participants from diverse cultural backgrounds come together to co-create life-changing experiences that develop their intercultural competence and foster friendships reaching the far corners of the world. To learn more, visit http://thescholarship.com.