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  • Locations: Manaus, Brazil
  • Program Time Abroad: Winter Break
  • Restrictions: TAMU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter Break 2021 10/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 01/07/2021 01/17/2021

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Field Trip Academic College: College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, College of Science
Click here for a definition of this term Academic Area: Agriculture and Life Sciences, Science Course Term: Spring
Click here for a definition of this term Program Leader: Kirk Winemiller (, Leslie Winemiller ( Click here for a definition of this term Primary Contact: Kirk Winemiller (, Leslie Winemiller (
Program Description:
This field trip is only open to Texas A&M University students who are selected participants for this program and have received approval from the field trip leader to participate.  Please click "Apply Now" to begin your application.

Courses offered: WFSC 462 (3 cr.)

A one-semester course (3 cr) that focuses on the natural history, ecology, evolutionary biology, geography, and culture of the Amazon River and Rio Negro, a massive black-water tributary. 

Please contact Dr. Leslie Winemiller ( with any questions. More information regarding the program can be found here