Great Books Study Abroad

The Great Books curriculum includes a five week Maymester each year required to complete the cohort experience. These study abroad experiences are funded jointly between the student and institution. Often students are lodged with local families to gain an even greater appreciation of the culture. Instruction includes lectures, field trips and projects.

Montepulciano,ItalyThe Montepulciano, Italy Summer Study abroad program allows students an opportunity to take lower and upper division course work in historic Tuscany. Montepulciano is centrally located between Rome and Florence with accessible bus and rail transportation to the rest of Italy. Kennesaw State University has overseen this study abroad program, a consortium among Georgia College & State University, Georgia Southern University, and Kennesaw State University, since 2000.

For more information, please visit the Education Abroad Website.

Barry & Sylvia Hyman Endowed International Education Scholarship
The Barry and Sylvia Hyman Endowed International Education Scholarship was established in honor of Dr. E. Howard Shealy for his years of exceptional service to the study abroad program in Montepulciano, Italy. This scholarship will provide financial assistance to students properly enrolled in the Great Books Honors Program to study abroad in Italy. Recipients are awarded $1000 to be applied towards the fees associated with their education abroad program.

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA required
  • Must have freshman status and be enrolled in the Great Books Honors Program
  • Must be enrolled full or part-time
  • Must be approved to study abroad in Montepulciano, Italy

Application deadline is March 15, 2017
To apply for this scholarship log on to Owl Express, click the Financial Aid tab, and then click "KSU Scholarship Application".

Robin Schmidt Shore Endowed Scholarship
The Robin Schmidt Shore Endowed Scholarship will provide financial assistance to freshman students admitted to the Great Books Honors Program to study abroad in Italy. Recipients are awarded $2200 to be applied towards the fees associated with their education abroad program.

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA required
  • Must have freshman status and be enrolled in the Great Books Honors Program
  • Must be enrolled full-time
  • Must be approved to study abroad in Montepulciano, Italy

Application deadline is March 15, 2017
To apply for this scholarship log on to Owl Express, click the Financial Aid tab, and then click "KSU Scholarship Application".

 

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