Category: Undergraduate

Applications to Volunteer in Asia and Study in Indonesia are Now Open!

With one-year programs in six countries throughout Asia and the Indonesia summer program, VIA has a great number of opportunities for those dedicated to effecting real change in Asia and building cross-cultural understanding. One-year volunteer program for post-graduates Indonesia Summer Immersion Program for graduate and undergraduate students With 50 years of experience sending American volunteers […]

2012 Ministry of Education Huayu Enrichment Scholarship (HES)

Purpose To encourage international students (not incl. Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao SAR students) to undertake Mandarin courses in the Republic of China (Taiwan); in order to provide them with opportunities to increase their understanding of Taiwanese culture and society, and to promote mutual understanding and interactions between Taiwan and the international community. Award Value […]

Study Abroad in China: The CGS Summer Program in Shanghai

The Division of the Social Sciences at the College of General Studies is offering a course on the Modernization of China in Shanghai this summer from June 22 to August 18, 2013. It is expected that our students will find this attractive, as it will give them an opportunity to study in China and receive […]

Spring 2013 Internship – JICC, Embassy of Japan

The Japan Information & Culture Center (JICC), Embassy of Japan is seeking unpaid, part to full-time interns (12-35hrs/week) for Spring 2013. Internship start/end dates and hours are customized with the academic schedule of the chosen candidate. The JICC is a part of the Public Affairs section of the Embassy of Japan in Washington, DC. Our […]

Wouldn’t you like to study in China? Consider Macau

Funding Opportunities The Department of History at the University of Macau is pleased to announce studentship and assistantship opportunities for promising candidates for its MA program in Chinese History and the History of East-West Interactions. Each year the Department of History offers studentships, assistantships, and research assistantships. Most of these awards range from 9 – […]

2012 US-China International Youth Festival

“Think Global, Act Local”  July 1-29, Xian & Beijing, China 3-Day Youth Summit …to tackle global issues with elite peers and high-profile experts 3-Week Service Learning …to gain hands-on experience in influencing Chinese young minds 2-Day Xian Tour and 1-Day Beijing Tour …to immerse in an ancient and modern Chinese culture and scenery To win […]

Extended Deadline for the 64th Japan-America Student Conference

Attention Students: The deadline for applications to the 64th JASC has been extended to March 15th. So there are no applications from Boston University. Since we have a long tradition of both sending students to JASC and funding their participation in the conference, it would be a shame to not have a representative to this […]

Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies, Deadline Extended

The Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies has reopened for new applications for Fall 2012 and Academic Year 2012-13 and welcomes new applications from undergraduates until April 9th. The language prerequisite is four semesters of Japanese, or equivalent proficiency. Courses receive Boston University credit and financial aid packages can be used toward the program. A single […]

Embassy of Japan Summer Intern Program

The Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC) at the Embassy of Japan in Washington DC is happy to announce that the application period for the Summer 2012 JICC Intern Program will open Monday, February 13th. For detailed information on the program and how to apply, please visit the website. If you have any questions, please […]

Humanistic Buddhist Monastic Life Program in Taiwan

The Woodenfish Project’s tenth year of the “Humanistic Buddhist Monastic Life Program” (HBMLP) in Taiwan will run from July 15th to August 12th, 2012. Over the past nine years, the Woodenfish Project has offered undergraduate and graduate students the rare opportunity to extend their learning beyond the classroom, by experiencing authentic monastic life at Fo […]