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OSEA-CITE: Ethnography of the Future/Interdisciplinary Cultural Anthropology/Study Abroad

Application Materials & Deadlines

Spring Workshop Application
Click here to download our application (MS Word Format / 136kb).

Application Instructions
This is a five-part and three-page Application. Please respond to the questions to the best of your ability. If there is any additional information you wish to share, please include it in the “comments” section at the end of the Application.

To submit your Application, please save your file as a Word document and email it to When saving the file, please include your first initial and last name in the file name (For example: “OSEA_Workshop_EJansen.doc”).

Application Fee
To ensure that application transactions are processed in a timely manner, we strongly encourage applicants to use internet payment of the application fee.

Online Payment for Application Fee Only
OSEA uses paypal to receive payments for your convenience. If you are not already a paypal user, please consider the benefits of opening an account at This process will take five minutes and only requires information about your bank account. Payments are made directly from the bank account unless you choose to use a credit card. You may add credit card information to the account if you prefer to have payments made from your credit card. Once you have opened an account you can immediately begin to use it.

Payment Instructions
Please use the SEND MONEY feature on the top menu bar in your account at the PayPal web site.
Use “” as the recipient.
Use message space to communicate any specific instructions.
You will receive a receipt from PayPal for this transaction.

Application Deadlines
Applications are accepted beginning February 5 through April 10, 2005 on a first come, first served basis.

Notification of acceptance is within 7 days of receipt of the completed Application and Application Fee.

Payments for the Writer’s Workshop
Advance Registration Fee & Deposit of $300 is required within 10 business days of notification of acceptance.
Balance is due no later than May 20, 2005.

Payment Options for the Workshop
OSEA accepts payments for the Writer’s Workshop using the following three options:
1. Personal Check
Please mail payments for the Workshop to:
2244 Martha Street
Bloomington, IN 47408

2. Wire Transfer
Please call us for account information. There is a $15 wire transfer fee.
Telephone: Dr. Quetzil Castañeda in México from US dial 011-52-999-929-8874

3. PayPal
If you would like to pay by credit card, you may do so through PayPal. However, please note there is an additional 3% fee to offset PayPal fees. For example, to pay the $300 deposit participants must pay $309 to OSEA. For more information in this payment process, please see our Payment Options. Also see Payment Instructions above.