2019 June

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26 Jun: 7 Ways to Cover Your Cost of the International TEFL Academy

If teaching English abroad with the International TEFL Academy is your goal, then you want the best, most affordable experience possible! (And if you’re keeping your options open, just wait until you see this list—there’s something for everyone here, including some great and super-budget-friendly online options.) If you’re keeping it mega-low-budget, going with International TEFL Academy can be daunting, with program tuition starting at $1399. However, don’t fret! ITA can still be wallet-friendly. Don’t let the cost of certification prevent you from taking on this next adventure! There are all kinds of resources available to help you calculate costs, find…

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25 Jun: 5 STEM Study Abroad Scholarships to Number Crunch

Looking for STEM study abroad scholarships for your science, technology, engineering, or math program? You’ve come to the right place! ☆ What’s all the buzz? STEM this, STEM that. Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics studies, otherwise known as STEM, are getting more exposure these days. The National Education Association says, “If the United States is to hold a competitive edge in a rapidly changing global workforce, bolstering the nation’s science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) workforce is essential.” And this includes everyone. From high schools to universities, there’s been increasing emphasis towards students who wish to study such academic disciplines…

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24 Jun: 7 Bike Ride Fundraiser Ideas to Take for a Spin

If you’re a cycling extraordinaire and looking to raise money for your travel experience, why not put on a bike ride fundraiser?! ☆ Meaningful travel experiences are thrilling and life-changing and so much more. Unfortunately, they also cost money! Sometimes more than you have—and while some of your friends may be able to prevail on some long-lost rich uncle or capitalize on their cupcake-baking skills, that’s just not you. But if you spend a lot of time on two wheels, maybe a bike ride fundraiser is more your speed. If you play your cards right, you could end up with…

affordable yoga retreats in Asia

19 Jun: 6 Affordable Yoga Retreats in Asia to Drool Over

If you’re all about the namasté, and love to travel, what could be better than affordable yoga retreats in Asia? When your asanas have wanderlust, there’s no reason to keep them stuck in AnyTown, USA when you can go to Indonesia, or Bali, or Thailand, or India! Even better, you can take one of these incredible adventures on a budget and practice your downward dog on a beach without breaking the bank! So if you’re looking for the perfect yoga retreat southeast Asia style, how do you get started? What should you look for? What do others have to say…

medical mission trips for nurses

18 Jun: Can I Find Medical Mission Trips for Nurses for Free?

If you’re on the hunt for the inside scoop about medical mission trips for nurses, you’ve come to the right place! ☆ Are medical mission trips for nurses free? We don’t blame you for asking. All do-gooders want to get out there in the world ASAP to start making a difference without having to worry about how much it’s going to hurt their savings account. Unfortunately, we have some tough news for you…Turns out there is such a thing as “too good to be true”. Most things in life aren’t free, and an exciting international adventure is just one of…