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Deadline extended for Matariki Indigenous Student Mobility Program

Applications have been extended until midnight on Monday, May 7, 2018, for the Matariki Indigenous Student Mobility Program (MISMP), now in its third year.

The program will support up to three undergraduate or graduate students and one faculty member to take part in MISMP 2018 at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, USA. The participants will take part in experiential learning and research activities on the MISMP themes of Indigenous spirituality and undertaking Indigenous research.

The MISMP fosters global scholarship and community engagement between universities in the Matariki Network of Universities (MNU) to deepen understanding of Indigenous peoples and Indigenous knowledge systems.

The MNU connects seven universities; the University of Western Australia (Australia), Durham University (UK), Uppsala University (Sweden), Tübingen University (Germany), Dartmouth College (USA), Queen’s University (Canada), and the University of Otago (New Zealand).

Applicants must be registered in a degree program at Queen’s and have completed at least two years of undergraduate study before the start of the program. Find out more about the program and how to apply on the Queen’s MISMP website.