EWC Graduate Degree Fellowships

August 25, 2009 by
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Deadline: 1 November each year
Study in: Hawaii, USA
Level of Study: Master’s (MS) or Doctoral (PhD) Degrees
Field of Study: Academic programs offered at University of Hawaii.

The East-West Center Graduate Degree Fellowship provides Master’s and Doctoral funding for graduate students from Asia, the Pacific, and the U.S. to participate in educational and research programs at the East-West Center while pursuing graduate study at the University of Hawai‘i. Through East-West Center affiliation, awardees become part of a growing network of students and alumni forging the shape and substance of the world’s most vibrant region.


  • Citizens of countries in the Pacific and Asia, including Russia
  • Applicants submit both the application for East-West Center Graduate Fellowship and the graduate admissions application to the University of Hawai‘i to the East-West Center Award Services Office. Applications must be postmarked by the November 1 deadline.
  • Applicants already enrolled as classified graduate students at the University of Hawai‘i submit only the East-West Center Graduate Fellowship application.
  • Required tests include the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) for applicants from non-English speaking countries, and the GRE or GMAT for all applicants as required by university departments.
  • Award recipients who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents must meet exchange visitor (J-1 visa) requirements.

Scholarship Coverage:
The East-West Center Graduate Degree Fellowship provides funding toward Master’s degrees (up to 24-month fellowship) and Doctoral degrees (up to 48-month fellowship).

How to apply:
Visit the official website for complete application instructions. The EWC Graduate Degree Fellowship Application Packet and the Fall UH Graduate Degree Application Documents can be downloaded at their website (see link below).

Contact Information:

Graduate Degree Fellowships
Award Services Office
East-West Center
1601 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96848-1601
Email:  scholarships@eastwestcenter.org

Link to Official Website: http://www.eastwestcenter.org/education/student-programs/opportunities-for-study/ewc-graduate-degree-fellowship/


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