Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP) - East-West Center

Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP)


Sponsored By: East-West Center



Sponsor Type: Non-Profit Organization/Agency/Association

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PROGRAM INFORMATION
Program Description: This fellowship aims to provide an opportunity for well-qualified citizens of ADB's developing member countries to pursue postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields. Upon completion of their study programs, scholars are expected to contribute to the economic and social development of their home countries. The East-West Center administers the Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program in Honolulu which provides support for graduate studies in approved field of study at the University of Hawaii at Manoa and for participation in the educational, leadership development, and cultural activities at the East-West Center. In addition to the areas of study noted below, the ADB-JSP scholarship is approved for the LL.M. (Law) degree.
Website:www.eastwestcenter.org/adb
Host Institution Name: East-West Center in partnership with the University of Hawaii
Host City: Honolulu
Host State: Hawaii
Areas of Study:
Economics
Geography
Law
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Natural Resources and Conservation
Ocean and Resource Management
Oceanography
Pacific Islands Studies
Public Administration
Sociology
Tropical Plant and Soil Sciences
Urban Planning
Levels of Study:
Graduate
Open to Students from:   South/Central Asia
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Cambodia
Cook Islands
Fed. States of Micronesia
Fiji
Georgia
Indonesia
Kiribati
Laos
Malaysia
Marshall Islands
Mongolia
Myanmar
Nauru
Palau
Papua New Guinea
Philippines
Samoa
Solomon Islands
Thailand
Timor-Leste
Tonga
Tuvalu
Vanuatu
Vietnam
 
Award Information
Award Types:
Scholarship
Avg. Award Amount: Varies
Number of Awards: Varies
Award Coverage: Tuition and fees, residence in an East-West Center graduate residence hall, monthly stipend for food and incidental expenses, allowance for books and study materials, health insurance, round trip airfare.
Award Duration: Maximum of 2 years
Award Deadline: December 1
Award Notification Month: May/June
 
Eligibility Requirements
Requirements 1: Must have completed a bachelor's degree to apply for master's degree funding.
Requirements 2: Must have two years post university work experience at the time of application.
Requirements 3: GPA as specified by the University of Hawaii graduate department.
Requirements 4: Must have a minimum TOEFL score of 550 PBT/ 213 CBT/ 79-80 IBT, or 6.5 IELTS score.
Requirements 5: Must be citizen of developing member country of the Asian Development Bank.
 
Application Information
Contact: East-West Center
ADB-JSP Scholarship Coordinator
Education Program, ADB-JSP Scholarship Office
John A. Burns Hall, Room 2066
1601 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI
96848-1601
Phone #: +1 (808) 944-7738
Fax #: +1 (808) 944-7070
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Instructions: Apply online at www.eastwestcenter.org/applyADB-JSP and visit www.adb.org/jsp for list of eligible countries and additional eligibility information.