Great Lakes Shiga Cultural Exchange Program (Summer 2016)

Application Deadline: February 12, 2016

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Phase II: MSU Campus Event: March 12, 2016

Great Lakes Study Tour: July 17-28, 2016

Lake Biwa/Shiga Study Tour: July 31 - August 10, 2016

February 12, 2016: Application deadline

Students selected must currently be in grades 10 and 11, and must attend all phases of the program.

Sixteen current high school tenth and eleventh graders from the Great Lakes area and Japan’s Shiga Prefecture will join together for a rigorous water science program and cultural exchange featuring ten days in the Great Lakes area followed by ten days in the Lake Biwa/Shiga Prefecture area. The program includes an MSU application process and pre-departure activities, including a group event on the campus of MSU, and post-exchange extension opportunities.

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