All recipients of Office of Study Abroad (OSA) scholarships complete in-kind service upon returning from study abroad. If you received an OSA scholarship, you must complete your in-kind hours duirng your first semester back on CMU's campus after studying abroad.
Here are the answer to some frequently asked questions:How many service hours are required?
The number of hours of in-kind service depends on your scholarship amount. This should be specified in your scholarship award letter, which you can access on your MyStudyAbroad account.What activities count as in-kind service?
You can participate in a variety of volunteer opportunities to complete your in-kind service. Some examples include:
How do I get started?
- Writing Stories from Abroad
- Distributing Flyers
- Chalking outdoors
- Information tables
- Other activities and special events
Watch for an email from the Office of Study Abroad early in your first semester back on CMU's campus. Attend the scheduled information meeting for scholarship recipients.