I had purchased my 2002 Elantra with my own savings, but it was long past its prime.With some instruction from a mechanic, I began to learn the components of an engine motor and the engineering behind it.
We’re offering these grants because as a travel company we believe that studying abroad broadens students’ horizons and opens up new opportunities.
Many of our own most memorable experiences have come from studying or working abroad.
he annual Study Abroad Photo Essay Contest was established to recognize the importance of WU students’ international experiences and promote study abroad to other WU students and the community.
Our next deadline for application is September 15th.
I started skating as a ten-year-old in Spain, admiring how difficulty and grace intertwine to create beautiful programs, but no one imagined I would still be on the ice seven years and one country later.
Even more unimaginable was the thought that ice skating might become one of the most useful parts of my life. Right then I made a commitment to my family to contribute financially in whatever way I could. With nowhere else to go, we moved into our church’s back room for three months, where I shamefully tried to hide our toothbrushes and extra shoes from other church members.I repaired my brake light, replaced my battery, and made adjustments to the power-steering hose.Engineering was no longer just a nerdy pursuit of robotics kids; it was a medium to a solution.It will be an investment into myself for my family.“If you can’t live off of it, it is useless.” My parents were talking about ice skating: my passion. To additionally earn more money as a young teen, I began flipping bicycles for profit on craigslist. My low-income status was not a barrier but a launching pad to motivate and propel my success.The Jack’s Flight Club study abroad grant is open to any citizen and/or resident of the UK & Ireland, who is enrolled full time in an accredited University and will be studying abroad. Essay A: How will your participation in this program contribute to your academic & professional growth?