The Office of Study Abroad is now accepting applications for the PAW Program! This program pairs FIU students with inbound international exchange students for an academic year. The goals of the program are to welcome and help international exchange students throughout their experience at FIU, as well as develop FIU students’ cross-cultural and leadership skills. Participants of the PAW Program also have the chance to earn Global Medallion points. More information about the program can be found in the PAW Application.
Intended Benefits of PAW Program:
- Satisfaction of helping international students
- Cross-cultural communication skills
- Leadership skill development
- Ongoing training and guidance from OSA staff
- Public speaking opportunities
- Event planning opportunities
- Application priority for conferences, when available
- Five-six activity points towards Global Learning Medallion
- Program completion certificate
- Recognition awards
- Letter of recommendation, on request
Application: PAW Rep Application 2018-2019.pdf
Please send your completed application and 3-5 minute video interview to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application Deadline: Friday, August 3rd 2018