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MTV's Real World will begin shooting on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, in January and will continue for 22 consecutive weeks. The seven chosen castmembers, 18 to 24 years of age, will live together in a Honolulu house and manage a coffee house/performance space nearby.
Road Rules has entered into an agreement with the Institute for Shipboard Education to have the six cast members participate in the Institute's 'round the world academic program, Semester at Sea, sailing for 16 weeks from February until May.
To participate, an applicant must be 18 to 24, currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at an accredited college or university and must have successfully completed a full semester of credit as a full-time student. A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 is expected.
The tentative itinerary for the cast and 600 other students on board the S.S. Universe Explorer includes Brazil, South Africa, India, China, Vietnam and Japan.
Interested applicants should submit a 10-minute video about themselves and explain why they would like to be considered for either series. The deadline is Sept 27.
All tapes should be clearly labeled with the applicant's name, age, address and phone number and sent to:
Real World/Road Rules 8
6007 Sepulveda Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91411