Archive forNovember, 2012

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Graduate Arts Award enables students or recent alumni with exceptional artistic or creative promise and financial need to pursue up to three years of study at an accredited graduate institution in the US or abroad.  Awards can be as much as $50,000 annually.  In 2013, the Foundation will select up to […]

Gates Cambridge will host an outreach event in Washington D.C from 2pm to 3:30pm on Thursday 31 January 2013. The event will include a brief welcome from the Provost, an overview of the Scholarship programme from Jim Smith, Executive Officer, a section dedicated to the interview process led by three interview panel chairs, and an […]

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness…” –Mark Twain, Innocents Abroad $500 – 2,500  The Mark Twain Awards for Travel support deserving students who wish to enrich their education through exposure to people and places they would otherwise not encounter. Once awarded, the funds are unrestricted and can be used towards any local or […]

Over the past ten years, The Rotary Foundation has provided over 700 future peace leaders with peace and conflict resolution education and field experience at Rotary Peace Centers around the world.  Each year, up to 100 fellows are selected in a globally competitive process based on personal, academic, and professional achievements. Fellows earn a master’s-level […]

Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations. The programme makes awards to outstanding scholars with leadership potential from around the world to study postgraduate courses at universities in the UK. The Chevening programme began in 1983 and has developed into a prestigious […]

Because of the impact of Hurricane Sandy, the deadline to apply for the 2013 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program has been extended to 11:59 pm Pacific Time on Tuesday, November 20. The application is available online at http://www.clscholarship.org. CLS is a program of the U.S. Department of State and provides fully-funded group-based intensive language instruction […]

The Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center at Howard University is pleased to advise you of the launch of USAID’s Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship program, announced by USAID on March 2, 2012.   This initiative is designed to promote excellence and diversity in the USAID Foreign Service. The USAID Donald M. Payne International […]