University of California, Riverside

UCR Education Abroad - Faculty Led Education Abroad Program

The Black Diaspora in Brazil

Joao Vargas teaching

Prof. Joao Vargas

The Black Diaspora in Brazil

 Prof. Vargas has offered this program for years - see more here.
Session A:  25 June to 27 July 2018

ANTH 184
Field Course in Anthropology [4 units]

ANTH 190
Community Engagement in Brazil [4 units]

  • Detailed Program Fees

    Please note that Program-Related Fees will be paid to UCR (see payment instructions).  Each program is designed individually and may or may not include the same amenities or cover the same expenses as other UCR Faculty Led Education Abroad programs. Students are responsible for understanding program-related fees for their program.

    Costs included in “Program Fees” are subject to change based on fluctuating exchange rates, unexpected changes in activities and local prices. Fees estimated below do not include personal travel, entertainment, out-of-pocket medical expenses, special medical needs, and other emergencies, as well as other personal needs items not required by the program.

    Program-Related Fees Undergraduates Graduates 
    Course Fees – 8 Units of UC credit $2516.54* $3004.08*
    Course Materials Fees (CMF) - Program Fees
    $2746.00* Same as undergraduate

    *UC Riverside’s Per Unit Course Fee is subject to Regental, legislative, and gubernatorial action and may change without notice.  Final figures are subject to change and may differ from the amount shown.

    The tuition, fees, and charges posted here are estimates based on currently approved amounts. These figures may not be final. Actual tuition, fees, and charges are subject to change by the Regents of the University of California and could be affected by State funding reductions. Accordingly, final approved levels (final balance due) may differ from the amounts shown.

Steven Mandeville-Gamble Scholarship

Deadline: May 10, 2018

Eligibility: The Steven Mandeville-Gamble Scholarship is to support anthropological study abroad. The award selections will be primarily based on academic merit and integration of a selected program into a student’s academic and career goals, as demonstrated in a personal statement. Chosen program must contribute to fulfilling at least one major course requirement. Scholarship can be applied to UCEAP, OAP, or FLEAP programs.

Additional Requirements:

- Must major in Anthropology

- 3.0 GPA or higher

- Submit scholarship application

- Submit official or unofficial copy of transcript

- Submit Letter of Recommendation

- Submit Financial Aid Award Notification

 Application: Submit the attached application and required documentation to Surge 321 before 5pm on May 10, 2018. 


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Where is Brazil in South America

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