Marshall Scholars Panel | March 18

JUNIORS and SENIORS – Learn about the Marshall Scholarship from current Marshall scholars and alums!! Marshall Scholars Panel Thursday, March 18, 2021 at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM https://bluejeans.com/2610797883/ The Marshall Scholarship provides full funding for one- and two-year Master’s degrees at any university in the U.K.This is an exceptional opportunity to hear from Marshall Scholars and Marshall Alums (some in STEM fields!) about their experiences in the UK. This panel will help to demystify the Marshall Scholarship experience. You will hear about: what kinds of people become Marshall Scholars…

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SUMMER 2021 Scotland Summer Study Abroad Program

Study abroad in Edinburgh, Scotland this summer! The program is limited to 40-50 students, and spots are given out on a first come first serve basis. The six week program runs from May 24- July 10, 2021, with classes at the University of Edinburgh running from May 26-July 7. Final exams will be held on July 9. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2021 Program Details Program Charge: $4500 Details on tuition and travel expenses are available here Classes will meet Monday-Thursday to allow for travel time NOTE: Final…

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INFORMATION SESSION: UK Scholarships & Fellowships

*JUNIOR & SENIORS* The Rhodes Scholarship The Rhodes Scholarship provides 100 awards world-wide to candidates seeking a graduate degree at the University of Oxford. Beyond funding the entirety of the candidate’s study, the Rhodes Scholarship program also includes a first and second-year retreat, workshops, conferences, and discussion events hosted at Rhodes House. It would also provide the candidate with a life-long professional network of alumni. The Rhodes Scholarship is looking for young people with strong intellect, leadership abilities, and character. The scholarship covers: Oxford University fees A stipend to cover…

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INFORMATION SESSION: Schwartzman and Yenching Fellowships

Schwartzman Scholars The Schwartzman Scholars program offers a one-year Master’s degree in Global Studies at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. The core curriculum offers Scholars insight into China’s role in the global economy, and global affairs. Scholars will also have the choice to take elective courses to deepen their understanding of the three pillars of the curriculum: China, Leadership, and Global Affairs. Through the capstone, and deep-dive projects, students will also be able to broaden their professional networks. All courses will be taught in English, but study of Chinese is…

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INFORMATION SESSION: Fulbright Fellowship

The Fulbright Fellowship is the largest U.S. exchange program, offering opportunities for recent graduates and young professionals to assume advanced research, graduate study, university teaching, and primary and secondary school teaching worldwide in all fields of study. The program awards around 2,000 grants in 140 countries annually.  The fellowship has a network of alumni in a range of professions, from members of Congress to artists. For more information on applying, click here. Types of Awards Open Study- Pursue a Master’s Degree Abroad Open Research- Design an independent research project English…

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SUMMER 2021 Young Professionals in Foreign Policy Y7 & Y20 Summits

*APPROACHING DEADLINE* The Young Professionals in Foreign Policy Fellowship is seeking delegates from the United States to attend the Y7 & Y20 Youth Summits. Both summits are week-long events that bring together young leaders from G7 and G20 countries, respectively, to debate global challenges and to develop policy solutions. See this previous blog post for more information on the fellowship and becoming a member. For more information on how to obtain a free year of membership, see this PDF. Y7 Summit | Deadline January 17th, 2021 11:59pm EST Hosted by…

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International Education Week | November 16 – 20

November 16th through 20th is International Education Week (IEW) across the nation. Georgia Tech will be hosting a variety of events throughout the week to celebrate the benefits of our diverse global campus and international exchange. Join us for a number of virtual and in-person events including a scavenger hunt, a movie night, the reveal of the 2020 Photo Contest winners, and a number of events sponsored by departments and groups all across campus. More information can be found at iew.gatech.edu or by calling (404) 894-7475.

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Queen’s University Hillary Rodham Clinton Award for Peace and Reconciliation | Apply by January 22

Hillary Rodham Clinton made an outstanding contribution to reconciliation throughout the Northern Ireland peace process. She was a strong advocate for the inclusion of women’s voices in the peace talks and became an inspirational role model for many in the Queen’s community. This award, created in the former Senator’s name, honours her long-standing commitment to peace, stability and education. The University will provide a full tuition-fee waiver to an exceptional female student from the USA who wishes to pursue study in a field related to politics, conflict transformation or human…

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Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange | Apply by November 1

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) is a fellowship funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Department of State, that annually provides 75 American and 75 German young professionals, between the ages of 18½–24, the opportunity to spend one year in each other’s countries, studying, interning, and living with hosts on a cultural immersion program. The program consists of three phases: Two months of intensive German language training One semester of classes in one’s academic or career field at a university, technical or professional school Three-month internships in…

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FU-BEST Free Public Digital Lecture Series

Freie Universität Berlin European Studies Program (FU-BEST) proudly presents its first free digital public lecture series! Every Wednesday for the duration of the Fall Semester 2020, FU-BEST will feature one of 12 subject course lectures in English as well as one of three live German language sessions online. Each month is dedicated to a specific theme (see schedule online and attached as pdf) which will be dealt with each Wednesday by different FU-BEST instructors from the perspective of their respective discipline (or German language level in the month of December).…

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