OXFORD, Ohio - Miami University's Project Dragonfly is accepting applications now for its 2010 graduate field courses and master's programs offering international field and conservation studies in Africa, Asia and the Americas.
Each accepted applicant is awarded a tuition scholarship covering 2010 field course tuition, equivalent to $3,100 in-state and $7,100 out-of-state. Award recipients are responsible for travel and field costs. The deadline to apply is Thursday, January 28, 2010.
Created by Dragonfly and the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Earth Expeditions graduate courses and the Global Field Program (GFP) Master's degree bring together graduate students, scientists, educators and community leaders at critical conservation field sites in Belize, Costa Rica, Baja,
Trinidad, Mongolia, Thailand, Kenya and Namibia. New in 2010 are courses in Borneo and the Amazon.
Earth Expeditions courses and the GFP Master's may be completed part-time from anywhere in the U.S. or abroad and are open to educators and other professionals from all settings and disciplines, regardless of academic focus. For information and to apply, visit:
- Earth Expeditions http://www.EarthExpeditions.org
- Global Field Program http://www.MastersGFP.org
Interested applicants in the Cincinnati, Chicago and Seattle regions may want to visit http://www.MyMasters.org for information on Dragonfly's additional master's degrees, including the community-based Advanced Inquiry Program co-delivered with premier learning institutions in select U.S. cities.
Project Dragonfly reaches millions of people each year through inquiry-driven learning media, public exhibits and graduate programs worldwide. Dragonfly is housed at Miami University, a state university in Oxford, Ohio, established in 1809 and listed as one of the eight original Public Ivies.
Oxford, Ohio 45056