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Application to travel to Ghana extended to March 24 (2011-02-23)

The deadline for the study abroad trip to Ghana is extended to March 24.

The African American Studies and Department of Political Science and Public Administration are sponsoring a study abroad trip to Ghana, West Africa, May 10 to 27. Students will visit seven different cities and towns and meet Ghanaian public officials.

Six scholarship awards of $500 each will be offered to students. The total number of participants in the study abroad Ghana trip remains limited to 12.

Students will also tour cultural and historical monuments, including the W.E.B. Dubois Center, the Cape Coast and Elmina Slave Castles, and the African Rainforest Canopy Walk.

The trip costs $4,106 and includes airfare, hotel, program fees, breakfast and insurance. Contact Dr. Kweku Ainuson at ka318@msstate.edu or 662-325-4779 for an application form or more information.

For more information on the Study Abroad program, click here.

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Department of Political Science
and Public Administration
Department Phone: 662.325.2711
Department Fax: 662.325.2716
Mailing Address: P. O. Box PC
Mississippi State University, MS 39762
Department Office: 105 Bowen Hall
Email address:polscipubadm@pspa.msstate.edu