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Department of Sociology and Anthropology
University of Mississippi

Politics, Social Movements, and Cultures of the Andes: Experiential Learning in Bolivia

Skyline of La Paz, Bolivia

Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Seminar

Dr. Kate McGurn Centellas, Director

Program dates (tentative):
July 1–August 10, 2024

NEW! Information Session on Thursday, 9/14 at 4 PM central time, Croft 107.

Zoom link available upon email request.

Application opens: September 15th, 2023

Application deadline: October 30, 2023

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  • A 6-week program designed for rising juniors and seniors in college who intend to enter international affairs/studies (broadly defined) or education.
  • Run in partnership with the Universidad Mayor de San Andrés and the Universidad Católica Boliviana, La Paz
  • Limited to 10 participants
  • Students enroll in a 3 credit hour pre-departure seminar in Spring 2024
  • Aymara language instruction is included in the program
  • Priority will be given to first generation students or students of limited financial means, though all can apply.
  • Program costs are entirely covered, with the exception of a visa fee, spending money, and health insurance (around $800 per participant).
  • Students must have an intermediate level of Spanish to participate.