[Brazil at Harvard] Summer 2011 - Harvard Student Programs in Brazil

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 Summer 2011 - Harvard Student Programs in Brazil Portuguese Language and
Brazilian Culture (

Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, two major Brazilian cities, provide the ideal
atmosphere for full immersion in Portuguese language and Brazilian political
and cultural life. Students interact with Brazilians from all walks of life
through community service, lectures by renowned scholars, instructional
excursions, and classes taught by Harvard faculty. For the first two weeks
of the program students study and stay in São Paulo, then they move to Rio
de Janeiro for the remaining six weeks.

*Prerequisites*: 1 year or 1 accelerated semester of college-level
*Application deadline: **Friday,** **February 4, 2011***

*Dates*: June 12 to August 6, 2011
*Faculty: **Dr.** *Clémence Jouët-Pastré
*For additional information*, please contact Dr. Clémence Jouët-Pastré at:
cpastre at fas.harvard.edu

*More Information* <http://www.summer.harvard.edu/abroad/brazil/>

Public Policy Immersion Program in Brazil: Learning from Community Service (

The purpose of the Public Policy Immersion Program is to expose Harvard
College students to the complexity of the challenges and opportunities faced
by Latin America’s largest democracy by giving them an opportunity to
undertake meaningful community service projects in São Paulo, the country’s
economic and industrial capital. A select group of College students will be
chosen to work as volunteers in carefully selected organizations in
metropolitan São Paulo. Harvard Graduate students are also invited to take
advantage of this program, the Brazil Office facilities and our network of
contacts throughout the country to secure interesting and meaningful
internship opportunities.**

*Application Form* <http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2011ppipapplication>* (Apply

*Program Dates*: June 13 to August 12, 2011

*Eligibility*: Continuing Harvard College students in good academic standing
with a minimum of intermediate Portuguese (Portuguese Cb or higher). Fluent
or native Spanish speakers may also apply. Students need to be prepared to
work in Portuguese on arrival. Applicants from all concentrations are

*Application Deadline*: Friday, February 18, 2011

*Portuguese Interviews*: February 28 to March 4, 2011

*Financial Aid:* In a few cases of high financial need, the DRCLAS may be
able to subsidize the cost of the program. All students requesting financial
aid from the DRCLAS need to complete the Student Consent to the Release of
 form when applying.

Please check other funds available:

David Rockefeller International Experience Grant (DRIEG):

Harvard College Funding Source Database: http://www.funding.fas.harvard.edu/

*For additional information*, please contact Marina de Moura (
marina_demoura at harvard.edu)
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