ESTIMATED FALL PROGRAM COSTS: AUGUST - NOVEMBER 2018

This amount covers TCDC tuition for one term, fees and registration; round-trip travel from participants’ hometown to Arusha and back; Tanzania visa & residency permit; overseas insurance covering health, emergency and medical evacuation; and the estimated costs of housing, food, and local transportation. 

Budget Categories Rate Period Frequency Cost (in U.S. dollars) 
 I.  Tuition and Program Fees        
A. Tuition to Overseas Institution $3,312 semester 1 $1,210
B. Administrative Fees $1,136 semester 1 $1,136
C. Language Partner Fees $300 semester 1 $300
D. Excursions $600 semester 1 $369
II.  International Travel, Visa, Insurance        
A. Airfare $3,000 semester 1 $3,000
B. Visa $100 semester 1 $100
C. Residency Permit $250 semester 1 $250
D.  Insurance $60 month 4 $240
III. Lodging        
A. Homestay $193 week 15 $2,895
  TOTAL OF COSTS TO BE REMITTED TO AMERICAN COUNCILS $9,500
 IV. Estimated Living Expenses        
A. Local Transportation $60 month 4 $240
B. Books and Supplies $30 semester 1 $30
C. Meals $70 month 4 $280
D. Internet and Mobile Phone $25 month 4 $100
E. Checked Bags $100 trip 2 $200
  TOTAL ESTIMATED ADDITIONAL EXPENSES $850
  GRAND TOTAL $10,350

NB: NB: The costs highlighted in yellow are not covered by Boren award

 

SPRING  (OFFICIAL INTERNSHIP) COSTS: DECEMBER 2018 - MARCH 2019

 

Budget Categories Rate Period Frequency Cost (in U.S. dollars) 
 I.  Program Fees        
A.  Tution to Overseas Institution $828 semester 1 $828
B. Administrative Fees $591 semester 1 $591
C. Language Partner Fees $280 semester 1 $280
II.  International Travel, Visa, Insurance        
A. Insurance $60 month 4 $240
III. Lodging        
A. Homestay $193 week 17 $3,281
  TOTAL OF COSTS TO BE REMITTED TO AMERICAN COUNCILS $5,220
 IV. Estimated Living Expenses        
A. Local Transportation $160 month 4 $640
B. Books and Supplies $30 semester 1 $30
C. Meals $150 month 4 $600
D. Internet and Mobile Phone $25 month 4 $100
  TOTAL ESTIMATED ADDITIONAL EXPENSES $1,370
  GRAND TOTAL $6,590