Vic International: Work-Integrated Learning Abroad

“Vic International: Work-Integrated Learning Abroad” expands access to international internships in non-traditional countries and for students in underrepresented groups. To diversify destination countries, Victoria University will build on its existing work-integrated learning courses and partners: the Cross Cultural College (Japan); the Education & Society Internship (China and South Korea); and a new Material Culture & […]

Aging Globally: Building Global Skills by Studying Health and Aging in Scandinavia

The overarching objective of this project is to increase the number and diversity of Health Studies and cross-disciplinary students studying and working internationally. International collaborators include higher education institutions and community partners in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Iceland, all non-traditional destinations with arguably the best healthcare systems in the world. Four activities for building global […]

Achieving Equity and Global EDI-D-I Competence in the Canadian Health Sector Workforce

One hundred underrepresented Canadian students undertaking courses in the health professions at Western University and University of Manitoba will be equipped with Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Decolonization and Indigeneity (EDI-D-I) knowledge and skills, to prepare them for frontline work in Africa (or in similar global settings) as well as in Canada. The project will create sustainable […]

Supporting students who are Indigenous, disabled, and low income in global engagement experiences: Inclusion by diversifying approaches, design, and destinations.

This project will increase the participation of target student groups in international education by designing diverse targeted programs along with promotions, procedures and wraparound supports. The project goes beyond an equity approach and ensures students feel a sense of belonging by their participation in the research and design. To provide more non-traditional destination options, Laurier […]

Go Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Action Student Challenge

The Go Global Sustainable Development Goals in Action Student Challenge will empower York students and their peers around the world to take action towards the achievement of SDGs with a global lens. Through facilitated discussions, workshops and immersive abroad opportunities, York University students will develop global competencies, leadership, digital fluency and project management skills necessary […]

Go Global First Year STudy Abroad ExPeriences (Go Global STEPs)

The Go Global First Year STudy Abroad ExPeriences (Go Global STEPs) is a sustainable and scalable program to provide 420 first-year students with an opportunity to participate in short-term faculty-led study abroad programs. Supported by a direct institutional match of 178%, the program will ensure that 5% of undergraduate students have an international experience, with […]

iWIL Go Global: International Work Integrated Learning Abroad – UWindsor International

The iWIL Go Global – Experiential Learning Abroad program builds off University of Winnipeg’s experience embedding experiential learning into academic programs by providing options for students to participate in either in-person or virtual international work-integrated learning (iWIL) opportunities, including global work-integrated learning (e.g., paid and unpaid internships and cooperative education placements), community service-learning posts and […]

Inclusive International Summer Field Schools

This project will offer five- to 10-week, and two- to four-week faculty-led, summer academic international summer field schools (IFSs) across a variety of disciplines and countries. The IFSs will be designed and promoted to encourage and facilitate the participation of underrepresented students including Indigenous students, students with disabilities and those in financial need. One IFS […]

Inclusive Study Abroad

The Centre for International Programs will implement a comprehensive strategy to reconcile systemic barriers to participation across outbound mobility programs in non-traditional countries. CIP will: 1) review policies and procedures from an EDI lens and leverage 15 exchange partners offering specialized supports for underrepresented student groups, 2) strengthen relations with on-campus partners, faculty and alumni […]

uOttawa Global Mindset / uOttawa, vers un esprit mondial

Annuellement, moins de 3% des étudiants de 1er cycle de l’Université d’Ottawa partent en mobilité à l’étranger. Pour augmenter la mobilité et l’intégration de tous les étudiants, le financement de ce projet soutiendra 40 étudiants socialement défavorisés (autochtones, avec handicap ou à faible revenu) pour des destinations en Amérique du Sud et en Asie, entre […]