Earn college credit while traveling abroad. WCC offers a variety of study abroad opportunities, from one-week cultural immersion trips to three year intensive language studies. Most WCC students who have studied abroad earned scholarship money that covered most or all of their travel expenses.
WCC Study Abroad programs are currently on hold. We hope to offer our students new opportunities for international learning again in the spring of 2021.
All of the following programs are available to WCC students:
- Honda Scholarship for International Study – $2,000-$8,000 in financial assistance to study anywhere in the world.
- Hakuoh University International Study Tour – 10-day summer homestay in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan
- Aichi University Exchange Program – One semester or one year student exchange program in Aichi, Japan
- Monbukagakusho Scholarship – One year of intensive Japanese language study followed by two years at a Senshu-gakko (specialized training college) in Japan
- Anglo-American University, Prague – scholarship money to pursue all or part of your degree program at this university in the Czech Republic. (view PDF flyer)
- UH Manoa Study Abroad programs – study abroad opportunities in Denmark, England, France, Italy, Spain, Sweden, China, India, Japan, and Australia
- Freeman Foundation programs – intensive language training and travel abroad to China, Japan, or Korea
There are many scholarships and grants available to students interested in study abroad. Please utilize the following resource:
UHCC Scholarships and Grants – Star Scholarships, UH Foundation Scholarships, Boren Scholarship, Gilman Scholarship, U.S. Dept. of State Youth and Education, and Fulbright Programs.
Non-UHCC Scholarships: In addition to financial aid and UHCC scholarships many organizations and institutions provide scholarships and grants for study abroad.
For more information on the programs and to receive assistance on program and scholarship applications, please go to the Study Abroad Center in Hale Manaleo 108 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org