Application deadline 7th April 2023! See below for more information.
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Estimated total cost of participation*:
£3400 for 4 week programme (consisting of £1950 programme cost, £195 non-refundable registration fee and approximately £1255 additional costs, such as flights and visas)
Funding available to eligible students:
Funding levels have now been reduced to the following amounts as a result of all Santander bursaries being allocated. Funding applications will be assessed every Thursday and students will receive follow up information about available funding shortly thereafter.
Funding for up to 14 students remaining for this programme. Apply as soon as possible to secure funding as all funding is limited!
Funding is only available for the 4 week programme. You will be responsible for paying the non-refundable deposit directly to Think Pacific. Your programme cost will be paid out of your allocated funding directly by Swansea University to Think Pacific. You will receive the remainder of your funding at the start of your placement - please factor this into your budgeting! Please do not make any financial commitments to your chosen programme until you have been through the travel approval process and received confirmation of travel approval from Swansea University.
To receive funding, you will be required to complete and return the necessary documentation and fulfil the requirements of the funding you are awarded.
All programmes are offered subject to full travel approval. Students will be required to complete the university’s international travel approval process in order to participate in summer programmes and receive any associated funding. Swansea University’s travel cover is in place for students whose travel plans have been approved by the university. However, Swansea University’s travel cover does not cover any disruption arising out of Covid-19. Students are therefore responsible for any potential financial loss resulting from disruption caused by Covid-19. For full details of the University’s travel cover, please visit https://myuni.swansea.ac.uk/finance/insurance-information/travel-cover/.
*estimated costs are based on 2022 data and are subject to change and increases. To confirm programme costs for 2023, please contact the summer programme provider directly.
You will require full travel approval from Swansea University in order to participate. Therefore, please do not make any financial commitments to your chosen programme until you have been through the travel approval process and received confirmation of travel approval from Swansea University.
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