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:// 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 […]

“You’re guaranteed to have a great time!”- Connor Erhardt

Name: Connor Erhardt Study Abroad: Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (Winter 2017) Connor Erhardt is a third year Bachelor of Arts student majoring in Psychology at UFV. He is currently studying Psychology at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Studying abroad has always been something that Connor wanted to experience since he was in high school. I […]

“If you have ever considered studying abroad – do it.”- Paige Bogaerts

Name: Paige Bogaerts Study Abroad: University of Aberdeen, Scotland (Winter 2017) Paige Bogaerts is a third year Bachelor of Arts student studying geography at UFV. She is currently studying abroad in Scotland at the University of Aberdeen. She decided to study abroad because it seemed like such an amazing opportunity that she just couldn’t refuse. […]