BC releases International Education Strategy

May 29, 2012

The BC government unveiled Monday an International Education Strategy designed to give local students new opportunities to study abroad, and to welcome students arriving from overseas. As part of the strategy, the province is pledging $5 million for scholarships and research internships to help students embarking on an international education experience. Through the strategy, the BC government aims to achieve 3 goals: create a globally oriented education system in the province; ensure that all students receive quality learning and life experiences; and maximize the benefits of international education for all BC communities, families, and businesses. BC News Release | BC International Education Strategy