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Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship Program

The Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. In addition to receiving the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship, recipients will also become part of the global network of renowned Fulbright Alumni who have achieved distinction in countless fields including government, science, the arts, and business.


Click here for more info: https://pg.usembassy.gov/fulbright-graduate-student-program/


The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce the 2024-2025 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program for citizens of Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu. The ten-month fellowship consists of academic coursework and an internship in a relevant professional organization. Fellows are accomplished mid-career professionals with demonstrated leadership and the capacity to develop a self-defined program of independent academic and professional development.

Click here for more info: https://pg.usembassy.gov/hubert-h-humphrey-fellowship-program/

Global UGRAD Program

The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) provides a diverse group of emerging student leaders with a scholarship for one semester of non-degree academic study at a U.S. college or university. Global UGRAD is  a program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the United States Department of State and aims to recruit participants from underrepresented backgrounds who have not had other opportunities to study in the United States. Successful applicants can expect an in-depth exposure to U.S. society, culture, and academic institutions, as well as opportunities to enhance their professional skills.


Click here for more info: https://pg.usembassy.gov/the-global-undergraduate-exchange/


Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSIs) for Scholars and Secondary Educators are post-graduate level academic programs for mid-career foreign scholars, faculty, practitioners, and secondary educators whose purpose is to strengthen curricula and to improve the teaching about the United States in academic institutions abroad. SUSIs for Scholars are six-weeks long; SUSIs for Secondary Educators are five-weeks. These Institutes are comprised of a four to five-week academic residency and a one to two-week educational study tour to a different region of the United States. During the Institutes, scholars engage in rigorous academic coursework and panel discussions, interact and establish networks with American scholars, meet with experts in respective disciplines, visit civic institutions, and in some cases, participate in research symposia and conferences.


Click here in information on how to apply: https://pg.usembassy.gov/study-of-the-u-s-institutes-for-scholars/


Study of the U.S. Institutes for Secondary Educators (SUSIs) are intensive post-graduate level academic programs that provide foreign secondary school educators and administrators the opportunity to deepen their understanding of U.S. society, culture, values, and institutions.  The program goal is to strengthen curricula and to enhance the quality of teaching about the United States in secondary schools and other academic institutions abroad. Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the website page to obtain general information about the Institutes.


Click here for more information: https://pg.usembassy.gov/susi-for-secondary-educators/

Community Solutions

The Community Solutions Program (CSP) is a year-long professional leadership development program for people who are working to improve their communities by addressing issues related to the environment, peace and conflict resolution, transparency and accountability, and women and gender.

Click here for more info: https://pg.usembassy.gov/community-solutions-program-csp/

Community Engagement Exchange Program

The Community Engagement Exchange Program is a transformational year-long leadership development program designed to enable civil society leaders, ages 20-27 from communities in over 100 countries to harness the power of networks, relationships, and information for the public good, specifically on issues related to civic dialogue and peacebuilding, open and participatory government, women and gender, resilience and sustainable development, and youth engagement.

Click here for more info: https://pg.usembassy.gov/community-engagement-exchange-program-cee/

The Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program 

The Fulbright Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (Fulbright TEA) brings international, secondary-level teachers to the United States for a six-week program. Teachers take academic seminars for professional development at a host university. They observe classrooms and share their expertise with teachers and students at the host university and at local secondary schools.


Click here to apply: https://www.irex.org/project/fulbright-teaching-excellence-and-achievement-program-fulbright-tea


The East-West Center was established by the United States Congress in 1960 as a national educational institution to foster better relations and understanding among the peoples of the United States, Asia, and the Pacific islands through programs of cooperative study, training, and research.

Learn about the Jefferson Fellowship, the Pacific Islands Tourism Professional Fellows Program, and the Pacific Islands Leadership Program (PILP).

Click here to learn about all the East-West Center programs: https://pg.usembassy.gov/east-west-center-programs/


USSP provides students with full tuition, fees, books, housing, health insurance, stipend, and travel to and from their home station.  Students from PNG, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu are eligible for the scholarship, and they can use it to pursue graduate study at the University of Hawaii at Manoa or undergraduate study at the University of Hawaii at Hilo.


Click here for more info: https://pg.usembassy.gov/ussp-scholarship-program/