Each student will be required to visit a recognized Travel Clinic for pre-trip advice about the prevention of personal health problems and to receive country appropriate immunizations and malaria prophylaxis. The Brody School of Medicine has a Travel Clinic as well as some county health departments around the state as well as independently owned travel clinics.
Every scholarship is competitive so apply as soon as you know you are going to go abroad; learn about scholarships in your home community, on the Internet, everywhere!
For information on health issues in the country you are traveling to, visit the Centers for Disease Control website at http://www.cdc.gov/travel/
For information on the history, culture and current political situation in the country you are traveling to, visit the U.S. Department of State website at http://www.state.gov/
The Office of International Affairs at ECU can provide you with information about the country you are traveling to, and what you should do to prepare for departure. Visit the Office of International Affairs website at http://www.ecu.edu/intlaffairs
Provided by ECU Office of Continuing Studies: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-acad/summerabroad/upload/Outgoing-Student-Orientation.pdf