Universities Win 100,000 Strong in the Americas Funding for Study Abroad in Health
12/18/14 Portland, Ore.
Oregon Health and Science University School of Nursing receives Innovations grant for study abroadThe U.S. Department of State, Partners of the Americas and NAFSA: Association of International Educators announced seven new winners of 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund grants for study abroad. Among them are the OHSU School of Nursing Ashland campus, and a submission from Campus Associate Dean, Joanne Noone: "Sister City Exchange: A Pilot Nursing Student Exchange between Oregon Health and Science University and University of Guanajuato with a Focus on Health and Nutrition." Guanajuato, MX is a sister city to Ashland and SOU and is the study abroad location for this group.This is the fifth group of higher education institution winners to receive Innovation Fund grants this year.