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Graduate Training Opportunity at Brown University! by Rafael Nunez — last modified Mar 31, 2017
Brown University introduces Biomed Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD), for all students interested in the pursuit of graduate level training opportunities.
CUNY Summer Stem Research Symposium by Rafael Nunez — last modified Mar 31, 2017
CUNY CREST invites students from across CUNY to present at the one-day CUNY Summer STEM Research Symposium.

IIE Freeman Awards for Study in Asia

The Institute of International Education (IIE) is pleased to announce the relaunch of Freeman-ASIA, made possible by generous support from the Freeman Foundation.

Freeman-ASIA will fund approximately 400 students over the next two academic years, with awards ranging from $3,000 per student for summer study and $5,000 per semester, to a maximum of $7,000 for a full year abroad.  

The Freeman-ASIA relaunch is the latest of several steps IIE has taken to increase the number and diversity of Americans studying abroad and their study destinations. Studying in Asia before graduating can give students a competitive advantage in their professional careers, especially when collaborating with international peers.

More than half of Freeman-ASIA alumni report being employed in a position related to Asian affairs or requiring knowledge of an Asian language. As more employers seek new hires with meaningful and substantive experience in Asia, it is critical that more Americans learn about and engage with Asian economies, political systems and cultures. 

Student application deadlines:

  • Summer 2016 programs - March 1, 2016
  • Fall/Academic Year 2016-2017 programs - April 1, 2016

For more information on the Freeman-ASIA awards, please visitwww.iie.org/Freeman-ASIA.