Study Abroad

Brazil for Ag Instructors

Travel with us to the heart of Brazil! Explore Brazilian agronomy, animal science, latest achievement in research, and agricultural education. The program includes visits and stays at the cities of Goiania and Brasilia and their surrounding areas. You will return with knowledge and experiences to share with your program for years to come. Prepare for the most memorable experience of your lifetime!

When June 11-18, 2013
Cost $3,600 - includes airfare, ground transportation in Brazil, lodging, study abroad insurance, and some meals.
Funding has been secured to cover your tuition at Hawkeye Community College for course AGT700 Special Topics: Agriculture Education.

Iowa State University Agriculture Education Department will work with you to earn graduate credit. Iowa State University graduate tuition applies.

Program Deadlines

Application Deadline Friday, February 22, 2013
Brazil for Instructors Application [pdf]
Non-Refundable Deposit
Friday, February 22, 2013

A $500 non-refundable deposit is required when you submit your application. The deposit will go towards the cost of the program. Checks should be written out to Hawkeye Community College.
Passport Application Friday, March 1, 2013 - Apply for a Passport
First mandatory orientation Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Location and time To Be Determined
First program payment
Friday, March 29, 2013
Submit the required
program documents
Monday, April 1, 2013

Additional documentation will be requested upon the receipt of the study abroad application and the deposit.
Second program payment
Friday, April 19, 2013
Final program payment
Friday, May 10, 2013

Send your application, additional materials, and payments to the International Student Services Coordinator, Marina Durinova, by 4:30pm on the date indicated.


International Student Services


Marina Durinova
Hawkeye Center 208
telephone (voice):
    +1 319-296-2329, ext.1590
   +1 319-296-1028
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Mailing Address

Hawkeye Community College
International Student Admissions
1501 East Orange Road
P.O. Box 8015
Waterloo, IA 50704-8015

Program Contact

Bradley Kinsinger
Bremer Hall 101F
319-296-2329 ext.1321
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