The East-West Center Graduate Degree Fellowship grants scholarships to fund up to 24 months of Master’s or Doctoral degree study for graduate students from Asia, the Pacific, and the U.S. to engage in the educational, residential, and leadership development programs at the East-West Center while pursuing graduate study at the University of Hawai‘i.
Eligibility Criteria/ Scholarship Guidelines
Applicants already enrolled as classified graduate students at the University of Hawai’i need to submit only the East-West Center Graduate Fellowship application.
• Required tests include the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) for applicants from non-English speaking countries, and the GRE or GMAT for all the applicants as required by university departments.
• Award recipients who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents must fulfill an exchange visitor (J-1 visa) requirements.