Through the McCall MacBain International Fellowships, you could spend a year immersing yourself in another culture while working and studying abroad. Up to 10 fellowships of $23,500 are available for McMaster students each year.
Due to COVID-19, global opportunities, programs and funding may be unavailable. If you have questions about travel advisories or available opportunities, contact Francesca Hernandez Weinerth, global experience coordinator.
Global Experiences (Gelila Alemayheu)
The McMaster Exchange Program is following McMaster’s Risk Management Policy regarding student travel. Under this policy, undergraduate exchange programs are prohibited within any country/region with a Government of Canada travel advisory of Level 3 (avoid non-essential travel) or above. Currently, the federal government is advising against all non-essential travel outside Canada, and all 2020–21 outbound exchange programs have been suspended.
Golden Week travels: a new era to explore with friends
Before exchange, I found it difficult to find people I could relate to and found it difficult to even talk to people because I felt that no one had the same interests as me. During Golden Week, I began to learn more about them and because many of us were in the same situation, trying to find our way through Japan, I started to learn more about them.Read the Journey about Golden Week travels: a new era to explore with friends