February 10, 2018

Study Abroad Jordan Application and Scholarship Announcement, please share with students in your program

nterested in Water Resources and Water Engineering.

Join “Engineering Jordan: Water in an Arid Land” – a Summer 2018 Study Abroad program

(August 26 through September 19, 2018)

 Scholarships and Financial Aid Available!

(more scholarships available this year than ever before!)

to be eligible for scholarships, complete your application by:

February 15
To view the application, use this link

  • Study Abroad in Jordan with UW faculty.
  • Learn about the connections among water resources and water engineering in one of the most water-scare nations in the world, and be ready to be amazed.
  • Interact with Jordanian students, scientists, and engineers.
  • Tour desalination plants on the Dead Sea. Hike through water ravines. Tour wastewater treatment plants designed to reuse water. Visit the dying Azraq Oasis. View first-hand archeological sites with ancient water infrastructure, including the UNESCO World Heritage site of Petra.

This course is co-sponsored by the! Department of Civil and Env! ironmental Engineering; and the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences. It is led by UW faculty and counts as 5 credits toward your UW degree. Both graduate and undergraduate options available. CEE students earn credits (CEE 497 or CEWA 597) towards their major. And, new this year, ESRM 490 will focus on management perspectives across multiple stakeholders in water engineering.

Additional information can be found at the course canvas Information Page, or contact Dr. Heidi Gough, lead instructor at hgough@uw.edu