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Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies Field Semester

Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies Field Semester


Offered: Summer term

Location: Bellairs Research Institute in Barbados

Enrolment Limit: 22 students

Fees: In addition to the regular McGill fees, students will be required to pay the additional costs associated with delivering the courses in the field. These costs include accommodation and most food, as well as other field costs. Fees for 2012 are CAD$7,000 (on campus) and CAD$4,000 (off campus); this does not include airfare.

McGill students are eligible for a Mobility Award; see for details or contact the Scholarships and Student Aid Office (SSAO) at mobilityaward [at] mcgill [dot] ca.

Application Deadline: January 16, 2012 for Summer 2012. Depending on space, there will be a second intake with a deadline date of February 27, 2012.

Application Details: Students must submit a letter of intent, a CV, and a copy of their transcript to the Department of Plant Science, c/o carolyn [dot] bowes [at] mcgill [dot] ca. Further details are available at

Prerequisites: None

For more information and course lists, see Field Studies – Minor Field Studies (18 credits).

Field Studies—2011-2012 (last updated Aug. 16, 2011) (disclaimer)