If you are applying to a foreign language-based program, please submit your essay in the language appropriate to your program. (i.e., French, Spanish, German, Japanese, etc.)1. Why are you interested in this program?2. Why are you a good candidate for studying abroad?3. How will this experience contribute to meeting your overall academic plans and/or life goals?4. While living in another country, you will often be confronted with living situations,academic environments, and social customs unlike those in the United States. Please explain how you will deal with these situations.5. Please explain any other reasons why you believe you should be considered for this specific opportunity.