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Note: This page will not be regularly updated during the Summer 2017 as the UH CSEAS chicken (and graduate assistants) will be on summer break. For a full list of Southeast-Asia related opportunities see our Scholarships page. Check back in mid-August for new updates for upcoming funding deadlines!

Rotary Peace Fellowships at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok | Apply by May 31

The Rotary Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2018 Rotary Peace Fellowship. We believe this opportunity might be of interest to your network! Since 2002, The Rotary Foundation has provided 1000+ social change leaders with peace and conflict resolution education at Rotary Peace Centers around the world. Each year up to 100 fellows are selected to receive full funding to earn either a professional development certificate in peace and conflict studies or a master’s degree in a range of disciplines related to peace and security at one of 7 partnering universities. Each Rotary Peace Center offers a unique curriculum and field-based learning opportunities that examine peace and conflict theory through various frameworks.

NEW! – Endeavour Scholarships & Fellowships for Australia – Apply by June 30

The Australia Awards–Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships offer support to internationals to undertake study, research or professional development in Australia. Citizens of the U.S. and Southeast Asian nations are eligible to apply.

2018-2019 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Competition – Apply by August 1, 2017

We are excited to announce that the 2018-2019 competition for the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program is now open! The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers teaching, research and combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries for the 2018-2019 academic year. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others.

Fulbright Scholar grant programs in Southeast Asia for 2018/19 include:

  • Fulbright Scholar Core Award: The Core Fulbright Scholar Program offers over 500 teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. In addition to several new program models designed to meet the changing needs of U.S. academics and professionals, Fulbright is offering more opportunities for flexible, multi-country grants.
  • Click Here to View Current Awards for Southeast Asian Countries

2018/19 Fulbright U.S. Student Program – UH Mānoa Campus Deadline – September 11

The Fulbright Program provides individuals chosen for their leadership potential with the opportunity to observe one another’s political, economic, and cultural institutions, exchange ideas, and embark on joint ventures of importance to the general welfare of the world’s inhabitants. It is a flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.

Grants are available for U.S. students to conduct research or teach English overseas in the following Southeast Asian countries:

  • Brunei
    • Open Study/Research Award
  • Cambodia
    • 4 Open Study/Research Awards
  • Indonesia
    • 20 Open Study/Research Awards
    • 35 English Teaching Assistant Awards
  • Laos
    • 2 Open Study/Research Awards
    • 12 English Teaching Assistant Awards
  • Malaysia
    • 5 Open Study/Research Awards
    • 100 English Teaching Assistant Awards
  • Philippines
    • 8 Open Study/Research Awards
  • Singapore
    • 1 Open Study/Research Award
    • 1 Fulbright Urban Planning & Sustainable Design Award
  • Thailand
    • 2 Open Study/Research Awards
    • 20 English Teaching Assistant Awards
  • Vietnam
    • 3 Open Study/Research Awards
    • 15 English Teaching Assistant Awards

NEW! – Fall 2018 UH Mānoa Luce Graduate Fellowships for Southeast Asia – Apply by Sept. 15

These fellowships are available for UH Mānoa graduate students to conduct advanced language training or field research in Southeast Asia during the summer or fall 2017. Eligible languages offered at UHM include Cambodian (Khmer), Tagalog, Ilokano, Indonesian, Thai, and Vietnamese. Language training sites will be determined in consultation with CSEAS. The scholarships are funded by a grant from Henry Luce Foundation for the advancement of studies of Southeast Asia, and are made available via the Dean of the School of Pacific and Asian Studies (SPAS).