Samantha-Jo Virga

Samantha-Jo Virga, a junior economics major from Wasaga Beach, Ontario, has received a Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) scholarship for language study in Germany this summer. The DAAD is the German national agency for the support of international academic cooperation; the DAAD offers a wide variety of scholarship opportunities for American and Canadian undergraduates, graduate students, and professionals.

About the DAAD University Summer Course scholarships: These scholarships offer funds to offset the cost of tuition, room and board; an international travel subsidy is also provided. Applicants must be pursuing full-time study at US colleges or universities. There are no restrictions as to field of study, but applicants must have attained at least sophomore standing at the time of application.

Year: 
2013
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Scholarship Received: 
DAAD (German Academic Exchange Program) University Summer Course Grant
Major: 
Economics