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University of Oulu announces Master's Scholarship for International Students in the field of architecture, business, economics, education, engineering, and sciences 2012-2013, Finland
These generous awards are aimed at fully funding you if you are from a developing country and will study a full-time Masters degree at the University. Particular preference will be given to you if you can demonstrate how the knowledge you acquire from your studies will aid the development of your own country.
The Scripps Howard Foundation Semester in Washington internship program brings two international students per year to Washington, D.C., to work at the Scripps Howard News Service for a semester. The internship is designed to give international students an opportunity to cover events in the U.S. capital, as well as to report and write feature stories for the Scripps Howard Foundation Wire. Stories written by Scripps Howard interns may be published in newspapers across the United States.
At Purdue University, where more than 7,000 international students are enrolled, parents attended a first-of-its-kind workshop to learn how Purdue and local and state governments can serve as a business resource.
Offers of admission to international students by American graduate schools grew this year at the fastest clip in five years, climbing 11 percent over last year, according to a report released today by the Council of Graduate Schools. That's the steepest one-year increase since the fall of 2006.
The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) has granted accreditation for Southern Utah University's Nursing Program for the next 10 years.
Nursing Department Chair, Donna Lister, is thrilled about this recent news and said the department will continue going onward and upward. She says, "We want to be sure that our bachelor program stays solid and make improvements as opportunities arise."
Mount Holyoke College recently built a 3-D printer in their Computer Science Department. Besides just being cool, the printer will allow students to produce parts for future robotics projects.
Dumbarton Oaks offers residential fellowships in three areas of study: Byzantine Studies (including related aspects of late Roman, early Christian, Western medieval, Slavic, and Near Eastern studies), Pre-Columbian Studies (of Mexico, Central America, and Andean South America), and Garden and Landscape Studies. Fellowship awards range from an equivalent of approximately $27,000 for an unmarried Junior Fellow to a maximum of $47,000 for a Fellow from abroad accompanied by family members.
At Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, scholarship consideration is given to all applicants including freshmen, transfer, international, and graduate students.
Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology is offering waivers up to 50% off non-resident tuition for undergraduate international students. This is a discount of up to 50% of non-resident tuition. Eligibility is based on course grades for previous academic work. This non-competitive award is given to all qualifying applicants.
Wagner College has a new international student website containing information about available merit awards for all students! Awards are $11,000 on average and are available for all undergraduate international students, including additional athletic, theater and music performance, and Physician Assistant scholarships.
International students are eligible for need-blind scholarships, some of which may be combined with other university scholarships and scholarships awarded by outside sources.
Several international students at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies have recently been named Andrew Sabin International Environmental Fellows. The fellowship recipients, who are from Mexico, India, China, Jordan, and Nepal, will receive up to $35,000, broken down into $20,000 for tuition in their second year of study and $15,000 for post-graduation to pursue environmental careers in their home countries.
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) recently announced the first 48 recipients of a new program designed to benefit international predoctoral students who have research expertise. This year, the International Student Research Fellowship allowed these 48 exceptionally talented graduate students from 22 countries to devote their full attention to research at a critical time during their professional development as scientists.
The Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program is an international exchange program that offers practitioners, scholars, and journalists from around the world the opportunity to spend five months at the National Endowment for Democracy (NED), in Washington DC, in order to undertake independent research on democracy in a particular country or region. Practitioners focus on strategies and best practices for strengthening democracy in their country of interest, while scholars conduct original research for publication.
The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) at the National Gallery announces its annual program of support for advanced predoctoral and postdoctoral research in the history, theory, and criticism of art, architecture, urbanism, and photographic media. Application for a predoctoral fellowship may be made only through nomination by the chair of a graduate department of art history or other appropriate department. The nominee must be enrolled in a university in the United States and must have completed all departmental requirements, including course work, residency, and general and preliminary examinations, before November 15, 2011. Certification in two languages other than English is required.
At Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa, the Loret Ruppe International Student Scholarship provides international undergraduates with financial awards ranging from $1,000 to $24,000 per year. Named in honor of former Peace Corps Director and US Ambassador Loret Ruppe, the scholarships are based on scholastic achievement, participation in co-curricular activities (such as sports, music, or drama), community service, and financial need. Scholarships are renewable each academic year if students maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher.