The Bécalos-Universia Scholarship Fund for Mexican Students is a new program, co-sponsored by the Ministry of Education and the Association of Mexican Banks, providing full funding to Mexican students to study abroad on U.S. community college campuses. The Fund, in cooperation with AACC, is currently seeking proposals from U.S. community colleges for 4-month academic programs (September to December 2014). Click here for more details and access to the RFP. The deadline for proposals is March 7, 2014.
Going Global 2014 Conference, April 29–May 1, 2014, in Miami, FL, offers AACC members a special registration discount. (Click here for discount code.) Held for the first time in North America, the Conference host institution is Miami-Dade College and AACC members are encouraged to attend and share their expertise and best practices. Recognized as a global forum for world leaders of international education to discuss the role the international arena plays in global tertiary education policy and delivery, Going Global will bring together more than one thousand leading experts and decision makers from governments, education institutions, business and industry from more than seventy countries to explore how innovation systems are formed, structured, and driven globally and transnationally. We encourage you to attend. For more information, contact Associate Vice President for International Programs and Services Alice Blayne-Allard at email@example.com
13th China International Education Exhibition (CQIE), June 21—22, 2014 in Chongqing, is the biggest international education exhibition in southwest China. The event is officially approved by the Chongqing Municipal Education Commission and sponsored by Chongqing Education Association for International Exchange. With a large education market, Chongqing Liangjiang New Area has been approved directly by the Central People’s Government of the People’s Republic of China to welcome many international enterprises, including financial firms, software and service companies. Intercultural skills are in high demand. Registration deadline: June 1, 2014.