Princeton in Brazil
Entirely coordinated and designed by Princeton faculty, and based in one of the world’s most captivating cities, Princeton in Brazil is made possible thanks to a partnership with IBEU (Instituto Brasil-Estados Unidos). IBEU has many years of experience hosting American university students for summer programs and offers welcoming and well-equipped facilities in the charming neighborhood of Ipanema.
- Classes are exclusively for Princeton students.
- Class content provided or supervised by Princeton faculty.
- Based in Rio de Janeiro.
- Maximum of 24 students, divided into two levels.
- Courses: POR 207S: Studies in Portuguese Language and Brazilian Culture (prerequisite: POR 109 or POR 110). POR 307S: Brazilian History and Culture (prerequisite: POR 207 or POR 208).
- Directed by Pedro Meira Monteiro and Nicola Cooney.
- The resident faculty member for the summer 2016 program will be Pedro Meira Monteiro.
- Weekly excursions and one weekend excursion.
- Cost: $4,000. Please see FAQs for more details about out-of-pocket expenses.
- Students on financial aid are eligible to receive a scholarship from the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.
- Students on financial aid are also encouraged to apply for a grant from Princeton’s Office of International Programs.
- For summer courses, the Office of Financial Aid offers aid recipients student loans to help meet costs. See the Summer School Funding Information.
- Special consideration will be given to students planning to concentrate in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.
- Princeton in Brazil is co-sponsored by Santander Bank. Their generous support helps to minimize the cost to students.