University of Hawai’i USA Graduate Scholarships: Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP) at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa and to participate in the educational, residential and leadership development programs.
Studying at the University of Hawai’i USA for a graduate degree is an opportunity for students with great academic potential to advance their educational career. The ADB-JSP scholarship program was established to help strengthen human resource capacity so that, upon completion of their studies, applicants will return to their home country to apply and share their new knowledge and skills.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): ADB-JSP
Scholarship to be taken at: USA
Scholarship level: Postgraduate (Masters)
Scholarship Worth: Tuition fees
Scholarship Slot: Not specified
Subject Eligibility: See Eligible Courses
Nationality: Scholarship is for students from ADB member countries
To be considered for the University of Hawaii Graduate Fellowships, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Applicant must be a citizen and current resident of a developing country member of the Asian Development Bank and be no older than 35 years of age at the time of application.
Hold a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent at the time of application.
Applicants must have at least two years of full-time professional work experience after obtaining a bachelor’s degree at the time of application.
Take one of the English proficiency tests; minimum acceptable scores are 550 for the paper-based TOEFL; 213 for the computer-based TOEFL; and 79-80 for the Internet-based TOEFL iBT; or 6.5 for the IELTS. Scores must be from a test taken within the last two years.
Eligible courses: Business Administration, Economics, Geography, Natural Resources and Environmental Management, Ocean and Resource Engineering, Oceanography, Pacific Island Studies, Public Administration, Sociology, Tropical Plant and Soil Science, Urban and Regional Planning.
How to Apply: In addition to submitting an ADB-JSP scholarship application to the East-West Center, a separate application (including all required supporting documents) must be submitted to the University of Hawaii at Manoa for admission to a master’s degree program.
Information on how to apply for admission to most of the above master’s degree programs can be found on the UHM Graduate Division website.
Application Deadline: Not specified