Category: Study Abroad

  • Applying to Attend KCP International Language School

      Ok, this post is going to be quite lengthy, and theres lots of information only your school can give you. However, I will try my best to provide you with a clear understanding of my experience in applying to attend KCP Japanese Language School. I haven’t seen any helpful videos or info on the […]

  • Applying for the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

    Hello Everyone! This post is about my experience in applying for the Gilman Scholarship. If you are interested in study abroad with your college, this scholarship is perfect. This scholarship is geared towards students with great financial need, and those students interested in bridging cultural gaps, studying languages, those in the science and medical fields, […]

  • The Countdown Begins

    Hello all! As of today’s date, I have approx. 68 days till I leave on my flight for Japan. Ever since I received the Gilman Scholarship, time has flown by. I purchased my ticket through American Airlines, and chose both seats for the 2 legs of my flight! They’re both window seats and in a […]

  • I’m a Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Recipient!

    I write this post from an elated state! Just hours ago I received word that I am a Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Recipient for the Academic Year 2014/2015!

  • I’m Going to Japan! In October!

      Its true! Its really happening! I recently received my acceptance packets and letters. And boy… there’s a lot of paperwork to be done, and documents to collect. Don’t worry, if you ever apply for study away, especially for a whole academic year, you’ll get lots of checklists and stacks of paper. Also be prepared […]