3 min readAPPLICATION UPDATE: Thank you all so much to the hundreds of brilliant applications to become our J1 Thailand Travel Ambassador. Your talent, creativity and personalities really shone through and we were genuinely amazed by the standard of entries. Unfortunately, due to volume we are not able to reply to all applicants but we … Continue reading CHOSEN: J1 Thailand Travel Ambassador For A Dream Assignment!
1 min readThe management and staff of USIT would like to pay tribute to our original founder by running the Gordon Colleary Memorial Scholarship in his name for a second year. In 1959, Gordon helped establish ‘Union of Students in Ireland Travel Bureau’, or as it now known USIT. Two years later the first student … Continue reading The Gordon Colleary J1 Scholarship 2017: Nominate A Student Before April 18th 2017
0 min readWe’ve reached the end of another busy week full of Iceland guiding, Grad Visa launching and Camp Fair Hiring. At this stage of the working week (or the final week of freedom before the new semester), procrastination is reaching peak levels. Our Friday Quiz is the only answer and this week we’re testing … Continue reading [FRIDAY QUIZ]: Match These US Landmarks To Their State?
1 min readUPDATE: Congrats to Niamh, Aislinn, Rachel & Ben who’ve all won a USIT Voucher worth €25! Welcome to our Quiz of the Year! Below you’ll find 10 travel questions, all specifically related to the last 12 months.
1 min readWhoever first said that all good thing must come to an end is a real jerk, but they had a valid point.
1 min readFollowing hundreds upon hundreds of entries and nominations for the inaugural Gordon Colleary J1 Scholarship, we had the unenviable task of deciding who was most deserving of the opportunity to explore the US this summer on us, while holding onto the principles of what Gordon’s legacy had built since the student travel pioneer … Continue reading Gordon Colleary J1 Scholarship Winner: Louise Kelly