While Georgia Rotary Student Program spends the year hosting international college students, we are thankful for the one opportunity that allows college students from Georgia to spend the summer attending school and exchanging cultural customs in Norway. The GRSP scholarship application for International Summer School at the University of Oslo for summer 2023 is open.
The Norwegian Rotary Advisory Board partners with GRSP each year to offer the scholarship. The scholarship dates are June 26 to August 4, 2023 and includes students from all over the world in a diverse cultural program in the beautiful city of Oslo, Norway with six weeks of academic achievement and international goodwill. Students must have recommendation of Georgia Rotarian. Application deadline is January 10, 2023 through GRSP website: www.grsp.org/oslo-application. Applications will be reviewed and all applicants will be notified by the end of January.
The opportunity is open to undergraduate and graduate college students who have completed their sophomore year by the end of Spring Semester 2023. Students must be between the ages of 20 to 24, single, in good health and academic standing plus willing to serve as an ambassador for Georgia Rotarians. Scholarship includes air fares from Atlanta to Oslo and return to Atlanta. Scholarship also includes 12-credit hours of undergraduate coursework or one graduate courts, one weekend-excursion, administered by the University of Oslo, room, board and administrative fees for the International Summer School at the University of Oslo. Scholarship recipients must pay their travel expense to and from Atlanta airport, plus provide their own personal spending money. English is the language of instruction. The 77-year program successfully allows students to engage with and learn from students from other countries, building cross-cultural understanding and confidence. Oslo, Norway is in a small country in Northern Europe with beautiful and breathtaking scenery, a fascinating history and culture.