Career Strategy Fellowships Study Abroad Summer Session MyCIPE

School for Field Studies in Australia: Tropical Rainforest Studies

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Program Information

Location

Yungaburra, Australia

Terms

Fall, Spring

Language

English

Minimum Language Requirement

None

Disciplines

Environmental Studies, Life & Physical Sciences

Structure

Field-Based

Description

Live in the heart of the rainforest, study ecology and conservation, and explore environmental policies and practices that shape sustainable development in the region. SFS staff and students, in collaboration with local landholders and stakeholder organizations, research enhancing the condition of tropical rainforests and determining how to regenerate and restore the rainforest of the Atherton Tablelands. Students also explore the connection between the cultures and livelihoods of Aboriginal communities and their surrounding environments.

How to Apply

Applying for admission and general Yale credit for designated (non-Yale) study abroad programs is a simultaneous process. It is your responsibility to ensure all application materials are submitted to the Study Abroad Office, and your desired program or university, by the relevant deadlines.

  • Submit an application directly to the Study Abroad Office to be eligible to receive general Yale credit for coursework completed abroad, by the appropriate deadline. Late applications for study abroad credit cannot be accepted.
  • Apply directly to the program or university you hope to attend for admission. Program application deadlines may be earlier or later than Yale’s application deadline. Access the program application directly from their website.
  • You do not need to have already been admitted to your program when you apply for Yale credit.

How to Apply