The American Councils’ Business, Technology, and Innovation Scholarship announces the Business, Technology, and Innovation (BTI) Scholarship, which supports U.S. students participating in an American Councils internship program in Russia.

  • Overseas Professional and Intercultural Training (OPIT) is a six-week summer internship and coursework in intercultural communication. OPIT gives students the substantive overseas professional experience and intercultural skills demanded by today’s global market. English-language internships are available in a wide range of fields, including business, humanities, social sciences, innovation, and STEM disciplines throughout the Balkans, the Baltics, and Eurasia.
  • Business Russian Language and Internship (BRLI) combines intensive language classes and substantive internships in St. Petersburg or Moscow, BRLI gives students invaluable insight into the global workplace and prepares them to use Russian in a professional context. Expert resident directors help participants maximize their immersion through extracurricular activities and excursions.

For more information see the American Councils website for International Education. The application deadline is February 15, 2018.

Categories: February 2018, Funding Opportunities, January 2017, January 2018
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