Fine Tuning Fine Arts in Poland

A Fine Arts student who lived the dream in Poznan studying painting, drawing and more. On Why I really wanted to diversify my education and gain from a new teaching perspective. I also felt spiritually led. I had been connected with a UFV alumnus who had gone to Poznan before and we were able to communicate […]

7 Reasons to Study Abroad: Quebec Edition

We’ve all heard of it and at the very least considered it: study abroad. Take a risk. Take a chance. I’ll present seven reasons why next semester should be the one you finally go. 1) The Same is Boring I’d been at UFV for four years always convinced I would go abroad…next year. School got […]

Study Abroad Expo – win a $500 Air Canada gift card! — Feb 8th, 2018

Hello everyone, Interested in studying abroad but don’t know how to get started? Come to the Study Abroad Expo on Feb 8th. Find out about all of the amazing options available to you. Learn about eligibility requirements, application procedures, and the great scholarships available to you. Each student approved to study abroad is eligible for […]

6th Annual Study in BC Contest

Hey everyone! Looks like the semester is ending soon and that exams are coming up soon! What better way to end the semester with a chance to win an iPad with a contest hosted by BCCIE! Rules are simple: Submit four photos for one entry into the draw Submit four photos with a blog post […]

Chinese Government Scholarship Program

The Chinese Government is offering scholarships for eligible British Columbia (B.C.) students to study abroad. The Chinese Government Scholarship Program is available through an agreement between the National Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China and the Province of B.C. In B.C., the Ministry of Education, administers the recruitment of students and the […]

Study Abroad Photo Contest

Hi everyone, There’s a study abroad contest organized by BCCIE. Share your photos from your study abroad program to enter a draw to win a GoPro courtesy of Study and Go Abroad Feel free to enter in as much as you like, each photo is one draw entry. ttp://www.bcstudyabroad.ca/contest The deadline is November 15th, 2017! […]

Announcement: Air Canada Gift Card Winner

Hello everyone, I hope the midterms aren’t too hard on everyone! I’d like to announce the winner of the Air Canada gift card from the Study Abroad Expo. The winner is Geniel Doblados! Congratulations!!   Hope to hear about your trip when you decide to use the gift card!! Please look forward to the next […]

“Canada is one of the most multicultural nations in the world” – Mayu Fukuda, Japan

Hi everyone, Thank you for taking your time to read this post. Today’s post will be about a Japanese student named Mayu Fukuda who came on exchange from Chuo University to UFV. We both exchanged at the same time to each other’s university so we didn’t actually meet each other until January 2017 and again […]

Competition open for Canadians: Foreign Government Awards – Mexico, 2018-2019

Competition open for Canadians: Foreign Government Awards – Mexico, 2018-2019   The Government of Mexico is offering scholarships to Canadians for study or research at participating Mexican post-secondary institutions.   Program name: Foreign Government Awards – Mexico Funding organization: Government of Mexico Target audiences: Canadian students and researchers at the undergraduate, Master’s, doctoral or postdoctoral level Number of […]

My Japanese Experience – Michael Duong

Hi everyone,   My name’s Michael Duong, a third year student in the Global Development Studies program and currently working with UFV Study Abroad as their new blogger. I’ll be working on this project to promote other students’ experience from their study abroad program from or to UFV.   I recently came back from my […]