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Over $450,000 in Education Abroad Scholarships Are Available to UK Students

LEXINGTON, KY. (Feb. 12, 2016) — University of Kentucky Education Abroad (UK EA) invites all internationally interested students to attend the Scholarship Workshop from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, in the Hub of the William T. Young Library. During this workshop, students will be able to discover how they can earn their share of the $450,000 available in scholarships for education abroad programs with UK EA.
 

Sounds and Tastes of China Fill the Bluegrass

In celebration of the work being done by Confucius Institutes across the globe, the University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI) will present Confucius Institute Day Sept. 24, the third presentation of this annual UKCI event. This showcase of arts, games, workshops and delicious food celebrating China will be presented from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza. All events are free and open to the public.

UKIC and The Career Center Make Provisions For the Career Advancements of International Students

Although the years spent at the university are truly incredible and it is lovely to have the comfort of a safe and known environment, it is certainly also crucial to plan ahead for what lies beyond the shores of the Big Blue Nation.

Away From Home, Nigerian Student Finds Fulfillment In Her Service in Lexington

A University of Kentucky senior from Nigeria, Aisha Nwandu has found a lot of joy and fulfillment in her involvement with numerous service groups on campus and around Lexington. Passionate about social justice issues, Aisha has spent her time at the University of Kentucky balancing various service positions with Fusion, Alpha phi Omega and Campus Kitchen, as well as a semester-long internship with the Kentucky Refugee Ministries, with the rigorous course loads and demands of any UK student.

Education Abroad Scholarship Workshop


The Education Abroad Office will host the Scholarship Workshop on Tuesday, September 13th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in The 90.

This workshop features four different rotating sessions:

  • General info session led by Education Abroad Peer Ambassadors (EAPAs)
  • How to search for scholarships
  • What not to write in an essay
  • Review your essay with staff from the Writing Center

There will be free food!
 

High School Students Experience China with UK Confucius Institute

The UK Confucius Institute (UKCI) hosted its fifth annual UKCI High School China Summer Trip, where 26 Kentucky high school students explored the Chinese culture in the cities of Beijing, Shanghai, and Xi’an, China during the summer.
 

Confucius Institute Asks Community to Explore 'China in My Lens'

The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI) wants to get to know your China — the people, places and cultural aspects dear to you as part of its 2016 "China in My Lens" photo contest. UK students, faculty and staff as well as local high school students who have visited China are encouraged to enter.
 

Fall Fair Sept. 8 brings education abroad opportunities to students

Education Abroad (EA) will hold its annual Fall Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 8 in the Buell Armory.

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