Scholarship Opportunities

Opportunities for Study, Leadership Development & Scholarships for Pacific

Islanders

We are pleased to announce the following opportunities for study and scholarships at the East-West Center for citizens from the Pacific Islands region. For over fifty-five years, East-West Center (EWC) student We are pleased to announce the following opportunities for study and scholarships at the East-West Center for participants have developed lifelong relationships and a powerful sense of community with others who share an interest in and commitment to the Asia Pacific region.
Graduate students fellows on degree study scholarships participate in the Center's residential, educational, leadership development activities, and public outreach while residing at the East-West Center and pursuing degree study at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. Undergraduate student fellows maintain East-West Center ties while pursuing degree study at the University of Hawaii at Hilo.

The East-West Center also offers leadership development opportunities for participants from Oceania who wish to further develop their leadership skills and expand their regional expertise.

 For further details, please click on the program titles below to access their web page...

Read more...

Pacific Islands Leadership Program 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Pacific Islands Leadership Program with Taiwan (PILP) is now accepting applications for the 2017 PILP Fellowship cohort.

Now in its fifth year, the objective of the PILP Fellowship is to empower up to 125 young leaders from across the Pacific Islands region to exercise leadership and promote cooperation in a variety of cultural, geographical and institutional environments.  This program seeks to attract candidates possessing outstanding intellectual promise, high leadership potential, and commitment to serve the development needs of their countries. It is intended to strengthen participants’ knowledge and understanding of key economic, social, political, health, educational and environmental issues affecting the region, and enable them to cultivate the leadership skills, approaches and networks to make meaningful contributions to the region throughout their careers.

Read more...

Asia Pacific Leadership Program Fellowship

The East-West Center is pleased to invite applications for the 2017 - 2018 Asia Pacific Leadership Program Fellowship (APLP). The APLP is the center of excellence for leadership education in the Asia Pacific region and a signature program of the East West Center.

Currently celebrating its 6thanniversary, the APLP has created a network of 581 dynamic leaders in 58 countries who are helping to build a peaceful, prosperous and just Asia Pacific community.

Read more...