The University of Hawai'i at Hilo offers an international Student Scholarship awarded to undergraduate international students who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance! Apply now and start your academic year at Hawaii!


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Organization: University of Hawaii-Hilo is a public institution that was founded in 1947. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,260 and is ranking 61 in the 2017 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities West. The most popular majors at University of Hawaii--Hilo include: Health Professions and Related Programs, Social Sciences, Psychology, Biological and Biomedical Sciences and Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services. The University is located on the east side of Hawai'i island, about 200 miles from Honolulu, in the city of Hilo. Hilo offers a moderate cost of living, beautiful environment, and a highly diverse low density population of about 45,000. The University is set against the backdrop of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa, two of five volcanoes that form the big island of Hawai'i.UH Hilo offers extensive "hands on" learning, service, and leadership opportunities, and especially encourages close student-faculty interaction and collaboration on research projects.


Duty Station: Hilo, Hawaii


Open to: All students interested and possessing the required qualifications


Timeframe: 2017/2018


Deadline: 1st March for Admissions, 15 March is The deadline to apply for te international Student Scholarship


Job description: This scholarship is awarded to a limited number of undergraduate international students on F-1 student visas who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance in High School. Students will have the opportunity to:

- be enrolled at UH Hilo in Fall 2017 on an F-1 student visa

- volunteer for at least one international program per semester

- study for 4 years (or 8 semesters) at UH to receive this scholarship


Qualifications: Ideal candidates should possess the following qualifications:

- priority is given to students pursuing a first bachelor’s degree

- have an academic merit as demonstrated by a grade point average of at least 3.0

- some degree of financial need (as explained in your application)


Wage/Fee: $2,000


Application process: Candidates must apply for admissions here. If admitted, all new international students will be automatically considered for this scholarship (no application is necessary).


Useful links:

Vacancy Page


Contacts information:

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Tel: (808) 932-7467

Fax:  (808) 932-7471

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Do you aspire to work in defence of civil and human rights with Human Rights Watch? Apply now and start your international career in New York or Los Angeles!


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Organization: Human Rights Watch is an international human rights monitoring and advocacy organization known for its in-depth investigations, its incisive and timely reporting, its innovative and high-profile advocacy campaigns, and its success in changing the human rights-related policies and practices of influential governments and international institutions. Established in 1978, Human Rights Watch is known for its accurate fact-finding, impartial reporting, effective use of media, and targeted advocacy, often in partnership with local human rights groups. Each year, Human Rights Watch publishes more than 100 reports and briefings on human rights conditions in some 90 countries, generating extensive coverage in local and international media. With the leverage this brings, Human Rights Watch meets with governments, the United Nations, regional groups like the African Union and the European Union, financial institutions, and corporations to press for changes in policy and practice that promote human rights and justice around the world.


Duty Station: Los Angeles or New York


Open to: Graduates or current students


Timeframe: Internship will start on May 2017


Deadline: March 24, 2017


Job Description: Successful candidate will work  on the research related to US human rights problems, especially those related to criminal justice and sexual assault. The intern will learn and be exposed to:

- conducting legal research

- using available resources to conduct such research, including reviewing media, policy papers and academic reports

- using complex research tools such as specific legal libraries and platforms

- monitoring legislation and US polices related to criminal justice

- identifying and understanding key issues

- compiling case histories and researching relevant state and federal policies

- taking part in some basic advocacy activities such as drafting and/or submitting official requests to courthouses, departments and agencies


Qualification: Applicants should have the following qualifications:

- enrollment in an accredited graduate program for the duration of the internship term

- strong interest in US domestic human and civil rights issues

- demonstrated commitment to human rights

- computer skills (e.g., Microsoft Office, internet applications) and experience completing social science and/or legal research

- knowledge of Spanish is a plus


Wage/Fees: Not provided


Application process: Interested candidates must complete an on-line application form on  HRW e-Recruitment website


Useful Links:

Link at the call


Contact information:

Address: 350 Fifth Avenue, 34th floor

New York, NY 10118-3299 USA

Tel: +1-212-290-4700

Fax: +1-212-736-1300

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Are you an undergraduate student? Would you like to have to opportunity to study abroad in one of the most prestigious university in the US? Apply now for a scholarship of Georgetown University. This is the chance you can’t miss!


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Organization: Georgetown University is a leading academic institution based in a Washington’s historic neighborhood. Founded in 1789, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of the capital and a commitment to social justice. Its community is a narrow group of remarkable individuals concerned with intellectual inquiry and willing to make a difference in the world. Amongst the objectives of the university, its mission is to make it financially possible for every qualified applicant to enroll, ensuring that it recruits and retains a talented and diverse learning community


Duty station: Washington DC


Open to: Students in possess of the required qualifications for eligibility


Timeframe: Academic year 2017-18



- First year students: February 1st

- Transfer students: March 1st


Job description: Each year Georgetown University awards several hundred need-based scholarships to eligible undergraduates students. The amount of each award may vary from $1,000 to more than $60,000 per year, depending on the student's financial need. In addition to small loan and work-study awards, these scholarships meet 100% of eligible undergraduates' demonstrated financial need


Qualifications: Eligibility for Georgetown University scholarship assistance is based on a need-analysis formula similar to the federal model but which analyzes additional factors that Georgetown believes affect students’ and their families’ ability to contribute to educational expenses. In order for limited funds to be shared most equitably, each student and his or her family is required to contribute to the fullest extent possible to meet educational expenses and to draw on income and all family net assets (including home equity).

Under the formula for determining eligibility for Georgetown scholarship funds, students are also expected to contribute to the cost of their education by providing a mandatory minimum contribution from summer employment and/or savings.

Typically the minimum expected contribution from summer employment and/or savings is $2,000 for first-year students. The minimum amounts expected are reviewed annually and may change during an aid applicant's period of enrollment. Furthermore, candidates must be making satisfactory academic progress toward their degree in order to be more eligible. More detailed information can be found in the links indicated below (see Useful links)


Wage/Fee: The scholarships award goes from a minimum of $1,000 to more than $60,000 per year


Application process: In order to apply, candidates must complete the standard application for need-based financial aid which consists of submitting the following documents through MyAccess platform even to check the application status:

- FAFSA form (Free application for Federal Student Aid)

- CSS/Financial aid Profile form

- Tax returns form


Useful links:


Georgetown University Official website

Vacancy page

Standard Application Information


Contact information:


GU Office of Student Financial Services

G-19 Healy Hall, Box 571252

Georgetown University

Washington, D.C. 20057-1252

Tel: (202) 687.4547

Fax: (202) 687.6542

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Do you know how many great opportunities Facebook affers to careers development? Explore 2017 Fellowship Programme


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Organization: Facebook was conceived from few college mates to keep in touch after graduation. It evolved since becomimg one of the largest social networks in the world. On February 4th 2004, It was launched by its founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes Facebook is a vast, sprawling network and you can make whatever you want of it. Nowadeay Facebbok is widely diffused and  changed communications methods and tools


Duty Station: not specified


Open to:  university Students both from USA and international


Timeframe: not specified


Deadline: February 28, 2017 at 6pm PST


Job description: The Emerging Scholar Award is part of Facebook’s ongoing commitment to identifying promising doctoral students and supporting them and their research throughout their careers. The Award is designed to specifically support talented students from underrepresented minority groups and encourage them to continue their PhD studies, pursue innovative research, and engage with the broader research community


Qualifications: The candidate must be currently enrolled in first or second year of a PhD program to apply. Your PhD must be in this or related areas:

- computer science

- computer engineering

- electrical engineering

- system architecture

For the purpose of the Emerging Scholar award, underrepresented minority group is considered to include persons from selected target groups:

- black or African American, person having origins in any Black racial groups of Africa

- hispanic or Latino, person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South American, Central American, Caribbean, or other Spanish culture origin, regardless of race

- native American or Alaskan Native, person having origins in any of the original peoples of North, Central, or South America and who maintains tribal affiliation or community attachment

- native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, person having origins in the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa or other Pacific Islands



- payment of tuition and fees for two academic years

- $37,000 annual stipend

- up to $5,000 towards conference travel funds


 Application process: All applicants will need to use their Facebook account to apply. You can apply online here. You can know all the information about the application here


Application Materials:

- research Statement: 1-2 page research summary

- resume or CV with email, phone and mailing address, along with applicable coursework noted

- two letters of recommendation (Please provide reference email addresses): Advisor and one - professional reference (can be from academia or industry)


Useful links: Open Call Facebook


Contact information:

You can email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any additional questions you may have


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