Nonprofit Sector in Comparative Perspective (3cr.)
Places you will visit during the O’Neill in Denmark program
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V482/V582 – Nonprofit Sector in Comparative Perspective (3cr.)
This three credit course (V482/V582) takes place at DIS Copenhagen, a study abroad nonproft attracting students from all over the world. Classes will focus on a comparative perspective, introducing students to alternative shapes of nonproft organizations and civil society. Class sessions will include lectures from both O’Neill faculty and Danish nonproft and political leaders, as well as visits to political, historical, and nonproft sites around the city. The class will look at ways that the Danish nonproft sector is responding to a number of global challenges, including the refugee crisis, religious pluralism, and climate change. Students will be staying in a residential neighborhood, experiencing the daily life and rhythms of this modern, Nordic city.
- Visit Settlementet pa Vesterbro, a job and education social enterprise
- Meet leaders at Mødrehjælpen, one of Denmark’s oldest nonprofts supporting single women and children
- Hear from the Danish Red Cross how it is working with refugees in Denmark
- Visit DGI, national membership organization for sports
- Learn from the leaders of Concito, Denmark’s green think tank
- Experience the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, one of Copenhagen’s great art museums, and learn the story of the beer company behind it
- Take a half-day excursion to Christianborg and Raadhuspladsen, the Danish parliament building and Copenhagen city hall
- Take a boat canal and a bike tour of Copenhagen
Note: Your IU Bloomington Bursar account will be charged two amounts for participation in this O’Neill International program:
- O’Neill International program fee (two payments)
- IU Bloomington Tuition
Please see below for additional details.
2019 O’Neill in Denmark Program Fee: $2,500*
The program fee will be charged to your Bursar account in two installments:
- A $550 non-refundable pre-payment shortly after you confirm your participation in the program
- The remaining program fee balance will be charged in March, due in April
The program fee for this program includes:
- Medical insurance
- Two dinners
- Public transportation pass for unlimited travel in central Copenhagen
- Cultural excursions
* Program fee information is from summer 2019. Information for summer 2020 will be available by the end of September.
IU Bloomington Tuition – 3 credits
The tuition cost for this O’Neill International program is based on IU Bloomington tuition. The cost of tuition you pay will vary based on your student status. For more information on the cost of summer tuition, please contact IU Student Central.
You will need to pay for your flight to Denmark, food, and other incidentals.
The O’Neill International Summer Scholarship/Fellowship is available to help O’Neill students from IUB and IUPUI study abroad. Please visit our scholarship page for eligibility requirements and application deadlines.
Other scholarships are available on a competitive basis.
During the application period (October - December) an "Apply Now" button will be available at the top of this page. You will need to submit the online application by 11:59 p.m. on December 15.
If you have any issues throughout the application process, please do not hesitate to contact the O'Neill International Office, 812-855-7568, email@example.com.