Road Scholar’s trips are wonderful learning experiences I love the quality of the instructors and how much you get to learn on the programs. Road Scholar trips are more than just a vacation– their an educational experience.
What’s included with Road Scholar airfare ? We offer airfare on nearly all of our international trips . Our airfare is a great value and makes your experience hassle free.
A Rhodes scholar is someone who has received the Rhodes Scholarship, one of the most prestigious, most selective scholarships in the world, which allows you to complete a postgraduate degree at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.
Although there is no official age limit or minimum age, most Road Scholar tour participants are age 50 and older. Road Scholar offers special intergenerational programs for grandparents and grandchildren ages 4 and up.
Rhodes Scholars may study any full-time postgraduate course offered by the university, whether a taught master’s programme, a research degree, or a second undergraduate degree (senior status). University and college fees are paid by the Rhodes Trust.
Eligibility Criteria Have a strong academic average. Demonstrate a strong sense of community and leadership. Be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident. Have an undergraduate degree before taking up the Scholarship . Be 25 or younger (as of October 1st in the year of commencement at Oxford University)
: a holder of one of numerous scholarships founded under the will of Cecil J. Rhodes that can be used at Oxford University for two or three years and are open to candidates from the Commonwealth of Nations and the U.S.
In Road Scholar , participants are to be able to interpret, collect data, and make conjectures from maps, usually, but not limited to, highway (Rand McNally and/or AAA) and/or topographic maps, as well as Google Maps/Mapquest and satellite images.